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War on Drugs

Jay Z: The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail
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Jay Z: The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail

The United States has the highest levels of incarceration in the world, and most of that is attributable to the so-called 'War on Drugs'.
Jay Z: The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail

Jay Z: The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail

This short film, narrated by Shawn “Jay Z” Carter and featuring the artwork of Molly Crabapple, is part history lesson about the war on drugs and part vision statement.
Bill Maher Calls For End To Drug Wars

Bill Maher Calls For End To Drug Wars

Bill Maher took Jeb Bush to task for his hypocrisy on enforcing marijuana laws and called for an end to the drug wars during his New Rules segment this Friday.
Joe Sestak (D) Calls On Our Nation To Help Keep Our Veterans Out Of Prison

Joe Sestak (D) Calls On Our Nation To Help Keep Our Veterans Out Of Prison

This is my first post on C&L and I usually post about Governor, Senate and Congressional races on the Daily Kos. I've mainly been covering the 2014 races but I am also covering a big race that's going to happen in 2016. No, it's not the Presidential election, it's the U.S. Senate race going on in Pennsylvania (my home state) where decorated Admiral, former Congressman and 2010 U.S. Senate candidate, Joe Sestak (D. PA), is seeking a rematch against Tea Party Senator Pat Toomey (R. PA). Sestak has published an op-ed piece in time for Memorial Day regarding our Veterans coming home from battle and the sever problems they face. I have been give permission to republish the op-ed piece by Sestak's campaign and it's worth a read. Please read below.