Category Archives: Prohibition

Competing Histories of Marijuana Prohibition Emerge

Staff Report by the Daily Bell The Federal Marijuana Ban Is Rooted in Myth and Xenophobia … The federal law that makes possession of marijuana a crime has its origins in legislation that was passed in an atmosphere of hysteria … Continue reading

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Colorado’s New Cannabis Economy – Ryan McMaken – Mises Daily

What would have happened if one or two states had somehow managed to legalize alcohol during prohibition? Most likely, those states would have become centers of entrepreneurship with retail outlets, medicines, and innovation in equipment, machinery, and other forms of … Continue reading

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And Then They Came For Me: The Black Bagging of Adam Kokesh

Update: This appeared on the Free Adam Kokesh Facebook Page earlier this morning but the article is still worth reading (because they may be coming for you). — jtl, 419 Adam has been released. Released 130524 with felony charges reduced … Continue reading

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Gun Control Won’t Eliminate Guns

by Mark R. Crovelli via No single issue in the American political arena illustrates the similarity of American liberals and American conservatives than the issue of gun control. This claim will no doubt appear counterintuitive, because conservatives and liberals have … Continue reading

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