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Trump's anti-vax stuff is revolting. This isn't like pretending to run for President. Pretending that vaccines cause austism kills children.
Think about that for a moment. Criminalizing a non-crime -- prostitution -- has effectively legalized a real crime -- rape. [1/2]
Once again: the question is not whether pot is good for you; the question is whether prohibition is a solution. http://motherboard.vice.com/read/casual-marijuana-use-causes-brain-abnormalities …
The problem with American politics is that a few people are too paranoid and a massive swath of the population isn't near paranoid enough.
The biased flawed Urban Institute study accidentally makes the case *for* decriminalization. http://reason.com/blog/2014/03/14/economics-of-sex-work-in-american-cities … via @reason
As a general rule, when govt says, "We understand people's privacy concerns", they really don't.
I'm going to guess this torture report is really damning given the number of war criminals who are already condemning it.
Having dealt with both drunks and potheads in dicey situations, there is no doubt in my mind which is more dangerous.