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Posted on: Sep 14, 2013, Source: Other Words

Attorney General Eric Holder has placed a ticking time bomb on the GOP's doorstep that could detonate during the 2016 presidential elections.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2011, Source: Other Words

Fighting drug traffickers isn't the same as fighting guerrilla insurgencies. Fracturing trafficking groups merely creates job opportunities for aspiring drug dealers.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The GOP has successfully created the meme that 'hopey, changey' politics are dead and that electoral participation doesn't really change anything.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

We do not need yet another blue ribbon commission or academic study to tell us our current policies are not working.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Talking sensibly about drug policy begins with smashing the radioactive rhetoric of "legal/illegal."

Posted on: Sep 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Sarah Palin's acceptance speech was heavy on rhetoric but light on substance. But ginning up the culture war may not work this time around.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2007, Source: MinuteMan Media

Although it may seem counterintuitive, the "law and order" response by our politicians only intensifies the problem.

Posted on: May 12, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The preconditions contributing to drug addiction have changed little, but our response to the problem has become overwhelmingly punitive.