Sec. Clinton Admits Fraudulent Drug War Is All About Money

Sec. Clinton Admits Fraudulent Drug War Is All About Money

(NaturalNews) In what is now being dubbed one of the most incoherent and nonsensical statements to be made by a politician in recent days concerning the “drug war”, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recently told Mexican reporters that drugs like marijuana can never be legalized because “there is just too much money in it.” Displaying a complete lack of understanding concerning basic economics and simple common sense, Clinton foolishly tried to claim that legalization would benefit criminal drug lords, despite the fact that simple supply and demand proves otherwise.

“You can legalize small amounts for possession, but those who are making so much money selling, they have to be stopped,” Clinton said. “They can’t be given an even easier road to take, because they will then find it in their interest to addict even more young people.”

On the contrary, legalization would actually drive down drug prices, which would in turn be a disincentive to drug lords to continue selling as they currently do. Instead of all the violence and corruption that currently takes place in the “black market” of drug dealing, legal dealers would have little reason to resort to such actions in normal market settings.

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Sec. Clinton Admits Fraudulent Drug War Is All About Money

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