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Bruce Skarin on Drugs

 


War on drugs creates more problems than it solves

It is time for responsible drug-law reform, because the war on drugs is creating more problems worldwide than it is solving.

With smart, sensible drug policy reform we can relieve the strain put on our nation's courts and prison system and begin to focus on treating all substance abuse problems equally. We also need to make simultaneous reforms in our education system to ensure that youth are on a path to becoming healthy and productive citizens.

Source: 2014 Senate campaign website, bruce2014.org "Social Policy" , Mar 15, 2014

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