Rethinking the Drug War – John Stossel
Rethinking the drug war
By John Stossel
Mar 29, 2006
Getting high can be bad. Putting people in prison for it is worse. And doing the latter doesn’t stop the former.
I was once among the majority who believe that drug use must be illegal. But then I noticed that when vice laws conflict with the law of supply and demand, the conflict is ugly, and the law of supply and demand generally wins.