Fifteen benefits of the War on Drugs

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March 11, 2013
Center for a Stateless Society
by Kevin Carson  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"With American drug use levels essentially the same as -- and levels of drug-related violence either the same as or lower than -- those in countries like the Netherlands with liberal drug laws, public support for the War on Drugs appears to be faltering. This was most recently evidenced in the victory of major drug decriminalization initiatives in Colorado and Washington. Some misguided commentators go so far as to say the Drug War is 'a failure.' Here, to set the record straight, are fifteen ways in which it is a resounding success ..."  

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