I Think Drugs Should Be Legalized

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    All Drugs should be Legal.

    Now I'm not saying that because drugs are good for you or advocating that every one get high. No I just think the justice system is not the best way to deal with a social issue. The fact that only 17 people in the whole of EP support this view indicates that there are 17 leaders...
    1sundiver 1sundiver
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jan 6, 2014

    Drugs, Money, And The Pursuit Of Happiness

    Most people think that drugs are illegal here in the US because drugs turn ordinary people into raging addicts and fiends. And while this is often true, I think that there's a huge piece of this story that most people are completely turning a blind eye to. Another thing that...
    fallingsohard fallingsohard
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 10, 2011


    I believe most illegal drugs should be legalized, not because they are harmless, or don't do harm, but because in order for there to be a crime, there must be a victim.  A person doing drugs is truly a victim, but that person is also the perpetuator.  Certainly doing...
    grailsearcher grailsearcher
    51-55, M
    8 Responses Dec 25, 2008

    No, not really. Just

    because alcohol is on the shelves, does not mean we need more obnoxious chemicals. Imagine shelves of heroin, Opiates, chemists pumping out new drugs, adding them to the shelves, oxy, anything your brain desires. At least you'd never have withdrawal as long as you were raking in...
    jeresey jeresey
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Apr 17, 2014

    Disagree All You Like.

         I think people should be able to take responsibility for what they do. If you want to smoke, it's your business and yours alone. If you want to do harder drugs, it's also your own business. If you can't use drugs responsibly and you mess up your life...
    secretskwurl secretskwurl
    18-21, F
    Sep 5, 2009
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