Daily Archives: March 17, 2011

Open Thread

Well-known marijuana legalization advocate upbeat despite terminal lung cancer diagnosis This is very unwelcome news about Ben Masel. My thoughts are with him. I had a great time the one time we got together — for coffee and Beignets at … Continue reading

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‘Drugs’ and ‘Terrorism’ – the ultimate free rides

The words “Drugs” and “Terrorism” have developed a power unto themselves. You can use them to justify any government action or expenditure and suddenly things like budget, logic, evidence or accountability are forgotten. It’s no surprise that new UNODC director … Continue reading

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