Time to end the war on drugs

The war on drugs and for-profit prisons are two primary reasons the US has the highest incarceration rate in the world. Decriminalize and treat drug abuse as a social issue, not criminal offence.

Greenwald: What Portugal Can Teach Us About Decriminalizing Drugs:greenwald_whitepaper.jpg?itok=_eANqpK0

“The data show that, judged by virtually every metric, the Portuguese decriminalization framework has been a resounding success. Within this success lie self-evident lessons that should guide drug policy debates around the world.”

Bridging the gap between the public and the academy.

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