WILL:History tends to show that decriminalizing certain drugs could have disastrous effects

April 6, 2012 at 3:06 am in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON The human nervous system interacts in pleasing and addictive ways with certain molecules derived from some plants, which is why humans may have developed beer before they developed bread. Psychoactive consciousness-altering and addictive drugs are natural, a fact that should immunize policymakers against extravagant hopes as they cope with America’s drug problem, which is convulsing some nations to our south. Continue Reading