Because freedom can't protect itself
From the begining of the drug war Blacks and hispanics have been targeted.
For example it was claimed that pot made
them loose control and go after white women.
Locking up thousands of young people , who have basically committed no crimes is a contradiction to our sacred doctrines.
These individuals have caused no injury ,loss,or harm and should be treated for addiction rather than serving serious time in prison.
Most cases involve drugs or drug sales, and these statutory violations do not constitute the commission of a real crime.
Legislatures pass laws and these bodies of people have absolutely no police powers whatsoever.
We are warehousing the addicted and sick without any remorse or money to properly treat those - who lack the resources to buy a righteous recovery.
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