Monday, July 23, 2012

I'm Not A Libertarian, But...

...I wish Obama would be a "libertarian" about the War on Drugs. As I've strongly hinted at before, here and here, legalizing marijuana has bigger implications than just letting folks get high. It would send ripples of improved justice throughout the criminal justice system. It would also improve the economy. It wouldn't rescue us from malfeasance endemic to the banking system, but it would do a lot of economic good for a lot of folks. And, yes, it would make a lot of people happier if they could unwind at the end of the day with a bong rather than a bottle.

Here's Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson to tell it like it is:

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