Gary Johnson officially announced his bid for the Presidency today. Regardless of how that campaign goes, my hope is that it will spark additional debate regarding the drug war. Of all the candidates, his is the candidacy that is most likely to do so.
Welcome new readers from Illinois State University where I talked briefly at Hempfest yesterday. It was a good group that showed up despite inclement weather and bravely stood up to my challenge to take and wear a button saying “Legalize Drugs: Ask Me Why” (based on the successful LEAP campaign).