Tag Archives: Cannabis

Columbia police change policy following SWAT drug raid

Regular readers of this blog know I’ve been following the disastrous Missouri raid that was videotaped by police, went viral, and resulted in an enormous public backlash. The Columbia police have now responded to the negative publicity by tailoring SWAT procedure. Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton says under the department’s new protocol, police will keep [...]

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Government adviser fired for saying alcohol is more dangerous than drugs

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The Guardian reports that Professor David Nutt, the British government’s chief drug adviser, has been fired after claiming that ecstasy and LSD are less dangerous than alcohol. So continues the journey to failure first instigated by the British and United States government four decades ago when the two governments implemented their long and pointless “Wars on [...]

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Putting Lipstick On Our Strung-Out Pig

Great news, patriots! The Obama administration’s new drugs czar says he wants to banish the War on Drugs! Pack your bong! Hug a crackhead! Tell Central America to come out of hiding! Well, maybe not just yet. The War on Drugs is still with us, but it’s probably going to have a fancy new name, [...]

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