U.S. hasn’t gone anywhere close to suggesting drugs be decriminalized. Gen. Douglas Fraser, the head of U.S. forces in South and Central America, said last year to the House Armed Sevices Committee that “the violence continues to increase in Central America, and that’s where and why we are focusing there.”Remember the last time you broke your foot, and your doctor decided to break your other one too, for your own good?
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
The Health of the State
From a Wired article, citing US's reasons for attacking defenseless countries: