Unfortunately, American politicians have no need for facts when it comes to legislating especially on so-call "law and order" issues like drugs.
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A fact you probably didn't know: Portugal decriminalized drugs more than a decade ago, and drug abuse plummeted. America, meanwhile, keeps expanding its…
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