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Why Legalize Opium?

The news from East Liverpool, Ohio, is truly awful.

And so we hear more and more cries that “this is why drugs should be illegal.”

There is one huge hole in the very foundation of this argument: this is what happens when drugs ARE illegal.

Legalize opium, among others, and the economics of designing, producing and distributing more highly addictive synthetics like Fentanyl, go away.


Source: Ohio city shares shocking photos of adults who overdosed with a small child in the car – The Washington Post