a person goes through, and what a country
recreational drug use, the late Alan Watts advised that "once you get
the message, hang up the phone". Addiction destroys individual lives,
careers and families. Addiction is personal imprisonment. As an
individual, you are responsible to check yourself; and if need be, get
help and get better. This is a medical and spiritual thing. It should
not be a legal one. The "Drug War" is a waste of our public resources
and it actually creates corruption, violence and illness.
Addiction in a person is like tyranny in a
addition to the "War on Drugs", The "War on Terror", the "Patriot Act"
(and more recently, the Military Commissions Act) are attacks on your
own American Freedom. Your Freedom is guaranteed under the Bill of
Rights. These attacks on freedom are facilitated by America's true
enemies through corruption, monopolization and propaganda.
perceptions are intentionally obscured by
the ruling powers is in the same condition as a drunk who doesn't know
when he's freezing to death... a crack-head who doesn't notice the
decay of his own mind and body.
and it's just plain wrong.
will take more than "Just Saying No" to stop the fateful ride down such
slippery slopes, for us as people, and for us as a people. "Just Say No
to Fascism: a Fable" carries a warning, and it carries a message of
We Can Get Better.
-- Mark Frankenberg