Category Archives: End the War on Drugs

Protesters Toke Up in Front of White House

On Tuesday, protesters took to the streets in front of the White House to protest the Federal government’s classification marijuana as Schedule 1 drug, which puts it into the same class as heroin, LSD, ecstasy, and peyote. In this instance, … Continue reading

Posted in End the War on Drugs, News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cops Pull 400 Weeds Thinking They’re Actual Weed

Here’s a heartwarming story to start off the week. After getting a report from a teen who believed a large patch of plants in a local park were marijuana, Officers in Corpus Christi, Texas got down to business, and spent … Continue reading

Posted in End the War on Drugs, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Vermont Governor: ‘Enlightened States’ Legalize Marijuana

In every state where medical or recreational marijuana use has been legalized, it’s all come from the people, via ballot initiatives. No legislatures have been proactive. Because while many politicians are willing to admit America’s drug policy is broken, few … Continue reading

Posted in End the War on Drugs, News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Will Obama Reschedule Marijuana on His Way Out?

The fact that the Feds classify marijuana as a Schedule I narcotic—along with heroin and LSD—has long been indicative of exactly how idiotic the government’s approach to drugs has been. And now, one presidential candidate is speculating that Obama will remedy … Continue reading

Posted in End the War on Drugs, News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Nixon Policy Chief: War on Drugs Launched to Lock Up Blacks, Hippies

Long regarded as a cash-hemorrhaging failure, it now appears the War on Drugs has been a spectacular success. In a new piece from Harper’s, writer Dan Baum speaks with former Nixon Domestic-Policy Adviser John Ehrlichman, whose candid revelations about the origins of … Continue reading

Posted in End the War on Drugs, News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment