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  • Just Say "I'm Willing To Think About It"

    Just Say "I'm Willing To Think About It"

     
    By Stan Simpson, Hartford Courant; Jack Cole was driving from Norwich to Hamden with his latest convert in an emerging movement to legalize marijuana. Just so happens that the new recruit is a ret

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 2 | Views: 9542 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 1
    Location: Hartford, Connecticut, United States | Leaked: Apr-13-2009 in Other

  • The Attack on Hemp

    The Attack on Hemp

     
    From BeyondPeak.com In 1937 the Marihuana Tax Act prohibited production of hemp in the United States. The campaign against hemp had been led by Harry Anslinger, head of the Treasury Department’s

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 20 | Views: 5681 | Votes: 6 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-8-2009 in Your Say

  • Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, according to study

    Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, according to study

     
    Transform publishes comparative cost-effectiveness study of prohibition / regulation Transform's latest report is published today: A Comparison of the Cost-effectiveness of the Prohibition and R

    By: Psycho:Active | Comments: 26 | Views: 8587 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-7-2009 in Afghanistan, News

  • End The War On Drugs? That Would Make Too Much Sense

    End The War On Drugs? That Would Make Too Much Sense

     
    It has been said that those who fail to learn the lessons of history are condemned to repeat past mistakes. This observation certainly applies to the futile and idiotic war on drugs, which failed yea

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 36 | Views: 7253 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-7-2009 in Your Say

  • DEA Says Marijuana Is Drug Cartels Cash Crop

    DEA Says Marijuana Is Drug Cartels Cash Crop

     
    Imagine you had a really smart bomb - a genius bomb - that could blow up the leaders of every drug cartel in Mexico. By the time the smoke cleared, a new pusher would be sitting in every cartel’s b

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 48 | Views: 18196 | Votes: 2 | Shared: 22
    Leaked: Apr-7-2009 in Your Say

  • Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, says study

    Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, says study

     
    Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, says study * Duncan Campbell * The Guardian, Tuesday 7 April 2009 The regulated legalisation of drugs would have major benefits for

    By: allyssa | Comments: 25 | Views: 7779 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-6-2009 in News

  • American Guns in Mexico?

    American Guns in Mexico?

     
    There is an interesting parallel to this story in history, Prohibition. Between 1919 and 1933 sale of Alchohol was probitied in the United States. Obviously the demand didnt just go away once Prohibit

    By: Guvnor | Comments: 42 | Views: 5412 | Votes: 2 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-2-2009 in News

  • Legalize it, and tax it, there's a real "STIMULUS"!

    Legalize it, and tax it, there's a real "STIMULUS"!

     
    A very concise video, that presents a clear defense of Marijuana, and also illustrates the hypocritical, wasteful, and downright backwards aspects of Prohibition.

    By: Tranejam | Comments: 55 | Views: 9346 | Votes: 7 | Shared: 4
    Leaked: Feb-22-2009 in Other

  • Drug War Economics with Judge James P. Gray

    Drug War Economics with Judge James P. Gray

     
    California Superior Court Judge James P. Gray of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition(LEAP) comments on drug war economics.

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 10 | Views: 8882 | Votes: 4 | Shared: 2
    Leaked: Jan-27-2009 in Other

  • The Drug War's Collateral Damage

    The Drug War's Collateral Damage


    Drug prohibition militarizes our police, enriches our enemies, undermines our laws, and condemns our sick to suffering. Radley Balko | January 23, 2009 At around 6pm on January 27 of last year

    By: pgathings | Comments: 6 | Views: 12963 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Jan-24-2009 in Iran, Afghanistan, Other

  • "Change" You Say?

    "Change" You Say?

     
    By William C. Shelton of The Somerville News; Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes a crime out of things that are no

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 13 | Views: 9697 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 1
    Location: Somerville, Massachusetts, United States | Leaked: Jan-23-2009 in Iraq, Afghanistan, News

  • Dutch System Taking The Fun Out Of Pot?

    Dutch System Taking The Fun Out Of Pot?

     
    By Connie Littlefield, special to The Windsor Star It's official: the Dutch have managed to make pot smoking uncool. The Dutch don't smoke nearly as much cannabis as Canadians, which is surprising

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 15 | Views: 11890 | Votes: 2 | Shared: 2
    Leaked: Jan-21-2009 in Arts and Entertainment, Other