ref date:8 Jan 1998 (CD)
Drugs war already lost
Blairs Drug Tsar said that even cannabis was 'evil' and 'addictive' and would
always lead to users moving to harder drugs.
He refused to admit that smoking tobacco and drinking were at least as dangerous as
By doing this, he alienates many young people and ensure that whatever he says
about drugs in future he will be ignored, just as the DEA in the USA is often
laughed at when it proclaims the evils of cannabis use.
They'd be better to legalise it, have limits like blood alcohol limits set in law, and tax
it.... too progressive for our new (Tory) Labour government though.