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Mexican standoff: At least 39 dead in mass shootout with drug cartel (GRAPHIC VIDEO) — RT News

One thing wrong with this story. I don’t believe the Mexican cops, or the Mexican media, to actually speak the truth. Many coppers died here. Perhaps it was hard to tell who were the good guys from the bad guys.  644 more words

Criminology

Ecuador could become first country in hemisphere to legalize all drugs

Add Ecuador to a growing list of countries pushing back against the U.S. “war on drugs.”

A ruling party lawmaker recently introduced legislation that would make Ecuador the second country in the world — and the first in the Americas— to decriminalize the personal use of all drugs, from marijuana to cocaine to heroin. 771 more words

Progressive Action NH reblogged this on Progressive Action New Hampshire and commented:

It most likely will be outside forces that put an end to the drug war, particularly those tired of US imperialism anyway.

This video by a Columbia University neuroscientist​ might be the best case against the drug war ever made

“I grew up in the hood in Miami in a poor neighborhood. I came from a community in which drug use was prevalent. I kept a gun in my car. 650 more words

Law

Top 5 Reasons for Ending Marijuana Prohibition - by Rob Kampia Updated: May 2015

September 29, 2014 – Marijuana prohibition has been just as ineffective, wasteful, and counterproductive as alcohol prohibition. It is the epitome of a failed government policy, and like most failed government policies, there are a variety of  555 more words

Law

The Irrational Authority

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Chaos Theory and Pharmacology

A blog dedicated to the study of complex relationships in pharmacology. “Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.” ― George Orwell… 325 more words

Drug Testing