Blog Credo

The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

H.L. Mencken

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

America's Crime, Mexico's Sentence

American demand for heroin is destroying large swaths of Mexico.

Interestingly, as American demand for marijuana decreases with various forms of legalization and decriminalization, the demand for heroin is rising.  The fact that Congress can't come together to find and fund an opiod treatment plan is among the many spectacular failures of our current government.

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