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Feedback: Do You Read Drug War Chronicle?

Submitted by David Borden on (Issue #592)

Do you read Drug War Chronicle? If so, we'd like to hear from you. DRCNet needs two things:

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Ralph Wylie (not verified)

I would just like to thank you for producing and distributing the Drug War Chronicle. I consider it a valuable source of information in the war against the "War on Drugs" that the government is engaged in.
I would contribute financially to the cause, but unfortunately I am a chronic pain patient that has a limited income consisting of disability checks that don't even cover my bills and ability to survive.
I do belong to Norml, LEAP and MPP and those contributions and memberships are my way of helping the cause. As a Medicinal Marijuana patient, I feel that your organization too is valuable and useful, but I am limited in my abilities to help every organization that I would like to.
With that being said, I can at least say again, 'Thank you' and keep up the good work. Your efforts are very much appreciated.
Ralph Wylie (the crazy drug dealer in the classic propaganda movie Reefer Madness)

Fri, 07/03/2009 - 11:28am Permalink
Anonymous (not verified)

I'll never get any validation for any of my thoughts, feelings, beliefs or actions in ANY of society's institutions, thanks to the Freudo-Marxisist academians. However, I get validation here and other places.

P.S. "We have just only begun to fight"

Fri, 07/03/2009 - 12:38pm Permalink
Anonymous (not verified)

Your website increases my resolve to resist tyranny.

"A dead fish goes with the flow, a live fish swims against the current"

Fri, 07/03/2009 - 4:54pm Permalink
Mark Almond (not verified)

Excellent work folks! I cannot thank you enough for helping shine the light at the end of the tunnel.Along with your British equivalent, the Transform Drug Policy Foundation, you give me solace and hope for the future in the autumn of my life .I have spent my working life branded a criminal,evil low life for opposing this hypocritical,tyrannical Prohibition that has caused the early deaths of countless friends and acquaintances.The Truth is out there (!) and Truth is Freedom! Keep it up. You have my full support, which will include financial if and when i am able to.

Sun, 07/05/2009 - 7:51am Permalink

Yep, I read Drug War Chronicle. It's my favorite newsletter. I have re-posted several stories in my blogs on facebook and myspace. I think you guys and gals are doing a terrific job of keeping us informed about drug policies. My favorite section is LAW ENFORCEMENT: THIS WEEK'S CORRUPT COPS STORIES. I think it would be super if you could include every single cop you does something illegal and tell how their department supports them when they do. I think these idiots in California who are stealing patients medical plants should be arrested and put in jail for their crimes, but instead they're just told "That's a no no, don't do it again." It really pisses me off how cops can get away with just about anything, including murder (e.g. Tarika Wilson). I really HATE cops!!! And YES, you can reprint my comments, and you may include my name.
Thanks for all your hard work and dedication to a very worthy cause!

Mon, 07/06/2009 - 2:37am Permalink

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