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I am really sorry that I am not in a position to make a contribution. When I am able you can bet I will. You publish a well-formed and necessary round of information. Have been a recreational drug user for over fifty years and am baffled by the efforts to suppress such activity. I no longer drive because I like the occassional beer or two but I know many people who will have those two or three beers after work and then drive home. They are not criminals and I would not suggest draconian penalties for such and activity. What should be done would be to create programs, bolstered by blitz ads to address something that will no doubt save many lives. I do not wish to sound like a poster child for drug use, but when I have driven under the influence of cannabis my reflexes do not suffer at all. As a matter of fact, I drive just a tad slower to enjoy the scenery.
Keep up the good work

cannabis

First let me start by saying the use of the word 'cannabis' should be more prolific. I know I know whats in a word
Thanks for the critical info I nee to talk to people about this issue. As an 'enlightened ' society we should all be free to choose and use our own medicines. I say medicine cause thats what drugs are whether they be for tumors or re-creation. Drugs ie plants also represent culture, like in agri-culture. no matter it be corn, sugar, coffee or opium it is all part of culture. So the dominamt9sic) cultures get subsidized and normalized dispite their true virtues or vices. Perhaps DRC needs to compare the normal drugs, like white sugar, to the illegal ones.Thanx for sll Jack

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