Tag Archives: drugs

Failed War On Drugs – Europol: Mexican drug cartels want a foothold in Europe

Mexican drug cartels are striving to become “key players in the European drugs market,”  Europol officials said Friday…

http://www.latimes.com/news/world/worldnow/la-fg-wn-mexico-europe-cartels-20130412,0,2420255.story

As we can all see how much the Failure the War On Drugs is. Like other Major Corporations the South American Drug Cartels are seeking to expand their Business. Europe is a nice untapped market for them grow, with Key Vacation spots to near by. Win Win 🙂

If Drugs were just Legal & Taxed on Sale, this wouldn’t even be an issue.

Newzaholic

 

Pot Dealer in UK Gets Sentenced to Write 10-Page Essay

Convicted UK pot dealer Terry Bennett, 32, was just sentenced to the grown-up version of writing “I will not chew gum in class” on the chalkboard 100 times. He must pen a 5,000-word essay about the dangers of cannabis by April 4—or spend a year in jail….

http://shine.yahoo.com/healthy-living/pot-dealer-in-uk-gets-sentenced-to-write-10-page-essay–161750168.html

Non-violent people with Drug Possession should not have to even write One page.

He was planning on selling, but can a person be charged for a crime they never committed, especially a non-violent crime?

Newzaholic

‘This Is Working’: Portugal, 12 Years after Decriminalizing Drugs

Twelve years ago, Portugal eliminated criminal penalties for drug users. Since then, those caught with small amounts of marijuana, cocaine or heroin go unindicted and possession is a misdemeanor on par with illegal parking. Experts are pleased with the results.

http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/evaluating-drug-decriminalization-in-portugal-12-years-later-a-891060.html

Learn the Facts & end the War on Drugs!
Newzaholic

Penn and Teller – War on Drugs

This is quite an old episode, and yet it is still very relevant to the problems with the war on drugs that the US is still “fighting” today, particularly in the light of the current economic crisis.

Also the current stats on drugs is shocking, not the least of which showing that there are more drug deaths than traffic deaths (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzkyBb…)
and that there are more deaths from prescription drugs than from cocaine and heroin combined.

War on Drugs a failure?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ax3ynN…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Vssea…

Learn the Facts! End the War on Drugs!
Newzaholic

Retired Police Captain demolishes the War on Drugs

LEAP co-founder, Peter Christ, appears on WGRZ-TV in Buffalo, NY and takes on all aspects of our disastrous War on Drugs. Captain Christ is vice-chair of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition

Know the Facts! End the War on Drugs!
Newzaholic

 

Anti-Depressants Don’t Work for Mild or Moderate Depression

Harvard Medical School lecturer, psychologist and Associate Director of the Program in Placebo Studies at Harvard, Irving Kirsch, was recently featured in a CBS 60 Minutes new program with a claim that put a chink into the pharmaceutical industry’s armor. Professor Kirsh provided a documented conclusion that pharmaceutical anti-depressants don’t work for mild to moderately depressed patients. What’s more, a placebo is almost always nearly as effective – without the side-effects…

http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/03/18/anti-depressants-dont-work-for-mild-or-moderate-depression/

Anti-Depressants are poison to the mind. The person is no longer the same under these drugs & mood swings including violent behavior can result.
Newzaholic