Intoxicating drugs never do as much damage as the laws that impotently attempt to eradicate them.
The late California senator always seemed to err on the side of more government power and less individual freedom.
The culprit is prohibition, not lax border policing.
The Republican presidential candidate ignores the lethal impact of the drug policies he avidly supports.
Prohibition is at the root of the hazards that have led to record numbers of opioid-related deaths.
Many of the problems the state is experiencing are caused by the continuing impact of prohibition.
While the lethal effects of Iran’s booze ban are widely recognized, politicians ignore similar consequences from U.S. drug laws.
For five decades, the agency has destroyed countless lives while targeting Americans for personal choices and peaceful transactions.
Cato Institute immigration policy expert David Bier outlines how the US immigration system bars the vast majority of potential migrants, much like Prohibition banned almost all uses of alcohol.
A study suggests that "selectively targeting large-scale drug vendors" on the dark web can succeed where all previous enforcement efforts have failed.
Pot Legalization Is a 'Big Mistake' Only If You Ignore the Value of Freedom and the Injustice of Prohibition
The harm caused by marijuana abuse does not justify reverting to an oppressive policy that criminalized peaceful conduct.
High taxes and heavy regulations are as effective as prohibition at creating black markets.
An expanded surveillance state can’t solve problems created by drug prohibition.
Kathy Hochul isn't just waging a war on menthols. She's also floating a ban on all cigarette sales in the state.
And now the state thinks it needs to crack down even more.
Both parties are complicit in the lethal policies that gave us fentanyl disguised as Percocet.
The agency's action ignores the government's own role in creating a black market in the first place.
Is it just to punish the many for the excesses of the few?
Plus: a listener question on prohibition and a lightning round on the editors' favorite Super Bowl moments
Cannabis consumers should have the same commercial leisure spaces that alcohol drinkers do.
A Former Obama Drug Policy Adviser Blames 'Libertarianism' for 'Fueling San Francisco's Drug Crisis'
Stanford University psychologist Keith Humphreys misconstrues libertarianism and ignores its critique of prohibition's deadly impact.
Q&A with the co-author of Raising the Bar: A Bottle-by-Bottle Guide to Mixing Masterful Cocktails at Home.
Q&A with Jacob Grier, co-author of Raising the Bar: A Bottle-by-Bottle Guide to Mixing Masterful Cocktails at Home.
The country's strategy ignores the failures of prohibition.
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While Biden issued pardons and ordered a review of marijuana's Schedule I status, he still supports the federal ban on weed.
Wildlife Agents Placed a Camera on His Property Without a Warrant, Then Raided His Home After He Removed It
How a Prohibition-era legal precedent allows warrantless surveillance on private property.
The ACLU of Oregon is calling on other state governors to follow suit.
Alcohol-related ballot measures were in play in several states last week. The results were lukewarm.
The black market for drugs empowers bad actors while imposing serious burdens on innocents.
Plaintiffs want the nanny state to nanny harder.
Peaky Blinders reminds us that when the government bans or artificially limits a resource, control of that resource often gets decided through violence.
San Francisco's New D.A. Leans Into Prohibition, Will Roll Back Plea Agreements Offered by Her Predecessor
"We have to make changes now to save lives," Brooke Jenkins said, announcing tougher penalties for fentanyl dealers.
With 28 percent of Americans trying hallucinogens, the days are numbered for bans.
First, undo government harm.