War on Drugs

Ron Paul opposes the War on Drugs.

On November 20, 2008 Ron Paul said in a New York Times / Freakonomics interview:

“[…] the federal war on drugs has proven costly and ineffective, while creating terrible violent crime. But if you question policy, you are accused of being pro-drug. That is preposterous. As a physician, father, and grandfather, I abhor drugs. I just know that there is a better way — through local laws, communities, churches, and families — to combat the very serious problem of drug abuse than a massive federal-government bureaucracy.”

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  • Autonomous Person

    DEA Head says Marijuana should be illegal because it makes darkies think they are as good as white men.

    What would happen today if a Congressman or Senator said Cannabis (Marijuana) should remain illegal because darkies like it?

    Can you imagine the moral outrage?

    They did not declare war on drugs. They declared war on dark-skinned people.

    Words or actions?

    Would anyone today agree with the father of the DEA? When they support and enforce the war on drugs they show everyone that they agree with their father Harry Anslinger.

    Everyone who participates in and supports this war is supporting hatred of dark-skinned races and all of mankind. This is a war against all of God’s creation. Guess who is going to win?

    The N word

    There is outrage whenever someone uses the N—– word. It is just a word. Sticks and stones hurt worse. Where is the outrage over violence against men, women and children who are kidnapped and murdered by those who enforce the will of bigoted hate-filled men?

    Dark-skinned politicians, police, judges and prosecutors who support and enforce this war are traitors to their own families.

    Are you scared of terrorists overseas?

    Terrorists are here now among us. They are disguised as family, friends and neighbors. They wear suits and ties, uniforms, badges and guns. Those in the suits and ties giving the orders are guilty of condemning innocent blood. Those obeying their orders are guilty ofshedding innocent blood.

    Who is the father of the DEA?

    Harry Anslinger was a monster who hated all non-white people. Here is what this hate-filled father of the DEA said to justify his war on humanity and all creation.

    “There are 100,000 total marijuana smokers in the US, and most are Negroes, Hispanics, Filipinos, and entertainers. Their Satanic music, jazz, and swing, result from marijuana use. This marijuana causes white women to seek sexual relations withNegroes, entertainers, and any others.” (Harry played on peoples’ fear, bigotry and hatred of colored races)

    The primary reason to outlaw marijuana is its effect on the degenerate races.”(Harry hated colored races and gave this as the number one reason to outlaw marijuana)

    “Marihuana leads to pacifism and communist brainwashing.” (Harry used fear of foreign enemies as propaganda)

    “Marijuana is an addictive drug which produces in its users insanity, criminality, and death.” (another lie)

    “You smoke a joint and you‟re likely to kill your brother.” (another lie)

    “Marijuana is the most violence-causing drug in the history of mankind.” (Harry contradicts his pacifism statement)

    Can good fruit come from this tree?

    A good tree bears good fruit. A bad tree bears bad fruit. What kind of fruit came from the heart of Harry? What kind of tree did Harry plant? What kind of fruit do you see from the tree he planted? How many people have been kidnapped and murdered by those who support and enforce his war?

    Are you ignoring the facts?

    There is a term for ignoring facts. We call it ignore-ance. Do you want to be known as ignorant? The facts are publicly known and can no longer be ignored. It is OK to admit you were wrong. There is no shame. You were lied to and deceived your entire life. Turn away from these roots of hatred and bigotry. Turn away from the support of violence against your neighbor. Join with the Creator and all of His creation.

    Which laws should you obey?

    There is only one law and that is the law of love. Everything else is null and void.

    Today is the day!

    Are you alive now? Will you be alive tomorrow? The past can’t be changed. Those who did wrong in the past should be forgiven today. Those who do wrong today should stop their acts of violence now before tomorrow comes. The only thing that matters is now.Today is a day of change. Ceasing acts of violence today will lead to a better tomorrowfor you and your children. If you love your children do what is right now.

    • Ronjar__

      Great comment. Particularly the last part, which is valid for all topics. The law of love is written in every man’s heart and so is readily accessible. One only has to see and believe.

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  • Brad

    No one’s paying attention

  • Brad

    Marijuana legalization coming to California too and the rest of America maybe?

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  • Brad

    Watched some great information about marijuana today, did you know Henry Ford was running cars on marijuana fuel and the body. Was lighter than steel and stronger too. Just more suppressed information from the past long forgotten. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h6eJzbY_V3g
    I’ll bet you the petroleum industry and big pharma had something to do with the suppression?

  • Citizen

    Well the Govenor of Colorado signed the marijuana amendment 64 into law Dec 10th.

    So welcome to Colorado for a great Rocky Mountain High!

  • Brad

    Who won that war? Certainly not Americaas we keep our heads in the sand on the issue wouldn’t legalized contol be good for everyone. Marijuana was used for clothing and industrial uses but I am sure someone rich and powerfull wanted control of something else so had it banned, you know the American way! As the monetary value is being realized as well as the state freedoms, in the very near future many will have it legalized to some extent…

    • Citizen

      Of course legalization of ALL drugs would be the right thing to do.
      The “problem” of drug use is serious and must be dealt with directly.
      Making drungs illegal just pushed the problem underground and gives the government police state powers over our young people.

      Legalizing treats the problem, criminalizting hides the problme.