In this lucrative market, drug traffickers hide illegal drugs such as heroin, methamphetamine, marijuana and cocaine shipments for supply in United States and her neighborhoods.The market involves extensive supply of illegal drugs.
Explain why supporting a failed policy of drug law enforcement has a greater priority than student loans or drug education programs.
Consider the experiences of Holland--a country where drugs fall under the jurisdiction of health agencies, not law enforcement, which has seen a decline in chronic use of hard drugs and casual use of soft drugs since decriminalization.
What lessons from alcohol prohibition lead you to believe that the current drug war will end in victory?
At a time when working people are being asked to tighten our belts in order to help balance the budget, how do you justify increasing the funding to the drug law enforcement bureaucracy?
Alcohol costs thousands of lives, and alcoholism is an accredited disease, but anyone age 21 or older can go to the liquor store and buy alcohol.
Despite signatures from 85 prominent groups and individuals, why has the Hoover Resolution (a call for an independent panel to revue existing drug policies) not been considered, accepted, or initiated?On the other hand, heroin is smuggled into United States of America by southwest and southeast Asian-based drug traffickers who use the city of New York as the circulatory hub.Heroin is then distributed into Midwest and eastern seaboard.According to United States Custom Services, every year, millions of merchants enter the United States of America either in private or commercial flights, while others enter in ships and vehicles to participate in this high profiting market.Thousands of ships loaded with million tons of cargo dock at United States ports each year.It just seems like the purpose of the war on drugs has been lost, and as a result of the powers that be not accepting an alternative, other battles are being lost as well.Jimmy Carter once said, Penalties against possession of a drug should not be more damaging to an individual than the use of the drug itself The modern drug war began in the 1960s, and for thirty five years it has failed to produce and real success.The illegal drug trafficking in United States of America is one of the world most profitable business.Therefore, drug trafficking entices the most aggressive, sophisticated and ruthless drug traffickers.Which is better for America during the next 35 years, prohibition with the continuing costs and ineffectiveness, or reform policies that approach the problem from a different angle.The street price of a single ounce of pure cocaine is several thousands of dollars, yet the cost to produce the drug is less than .