Marijuana Incarceration

The Freeman: How To End Mexico's Deadly Drug War

So what are the Obama administration’s plans to quell these gangs growing influence and the surging violence surrounding the drug trade? Troublingly, the White House appears intent on recycling the very strategies that gave rise to Mexico’s infamous drug lords in the first place.
In the December 2009 issue of The Freeman I propose another solution.

Driving While Black

Mexican Ambassador Says Legalizing Pot Is A "Debate That Needs To Be Taken Seriously." Mr. President, Are You Listening?

This Sunday on CBS’s Face the Nation, Mexican Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan was posed the question of whether legalizing marijuana would curb the surging violence associated with the trafficking of pot by Mexican drug gangs. Admirably, the ambassador did not answer with even the slightest hint of a chuckle.