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Legalize it

Arguing from self-ownership, Scott Carnegie thinks we should legalize marijuana.

Scott Carnegie - July 9, 2009

The problem isn’t the police, it is the law, and the bureaucrats that make the law.

The Government is a Drug Dealer

Speaking of hypocritical positions, even though growing, possessing and distributing marijuana is illegal, the Canadian government continues to do it to this day.

Health Canada looking for marijuana grower

Government pot is grown in an abandoned mine in Flin Flon, Manitoba, and used for medicinal marijuana. The use of marijuana for medicinal purposes has been well established, and Health Canada recognizes and approves its use.

Health Canada - Medical Use of Marihuana

"Health Canada grants access to marihuana for medical use to those who are suffering from grave and debilitating illnesses."

Yet, you aren’t allowed to grow your own medicine if you so choose, the government has to do it for you and give you a piece of paper that allows you to have it. Why is the government in the medicine business? Is there Province of Manitoba brand ibuprofen? No one else is allowed to provide this approved medicine, only the government.