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Please share the links below with your friends. We have a lot of work to to to stop the violence, end prohibition, get justice for the many families whose loved ones have been disappeared or murdered, and to attain dignity for the peoples in Mexico and those especially oppressed by the violence and the injustice system in the United States: the poor and minorities.
It's time for a new paradigm, so that we can deal wisely and justly with the drug use issue and the drug abuse problem.
Prohibition, especially of marijuana, has and is causing more deaths and violence than is the use and abuse of drugs, which is a public health and welfare issue, and the 40 year long "war on drugs" has come to a failed and bloody conclusion. It's time to end prohibition, and end the violence and injustice NOW!
VIDEO - Drug Wars - Silver or Lead?: http://youtu.be/n1VlEWBcm9w
See: Ex-Mexico Official: List of Missing Doesn't Exist: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/mexico-official-list-missing-exist-18571946
See: "Human rights report: Mexico disappearances during drug war 'a crisis ignored" - http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/02/20/human-rights-report-mexico-disappearances-during-drug-war-crisis-ignored/#ixzz2LULuaC1a
See: Death toll in Mexican Drug War rises: http://www.borderlandbeat.com/2013/02/death-toll-in-mexican-drug-war-rises-to.html
See: Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) - http://www.leap.cc/
See: LEAP Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/CopsSayLegalizeDrugs
See: Movimiento por la Paz con Justicia y Dignidad (MPJD) - http://movimientoporlapaz.mx
See: MPJD Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Movimiento-por-la-Paz-con-Justicia-y-Dignidad/124809987605763
See: Summer of Justice (SOJ) Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/makethedreamareality
See: SOJ Philosophy and Plan of Action - http://ajmacdonaldjr.wordpress.com/philosophy-and-plan-of-action-summer-of-justice-2012-dc/
See: El Verano de Justicia Filosofia y Plan de Accion - http://ajmacdonaldjr.wordpress.com/el-verano-de-justicia-2012-dc/
VIDEO - MSNBC Rachel Maddow Show - Legalizing Marijuana What's Next? Cheryl Shuman Video Diary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rb3vcz5TXAE
VIDEO - Mexican Poet Javier Sicilia Brings Peace Caravan Into U.S. to Condemn Deadly Drug War - http://youtu.be/y6T71eL5_tQ
VIDEO - 40 Years of Drug War Failure: LEAP's Neill Franklin: http://youtu.be/qj3gnIGANhs
How America Lost the War on Drugs: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/how-america-lost-the-war-on-drugs-2011032
My most read blog post last year - Only the American People Can Stop the Violence in Mexico! - http://ajmacdonaldjr.wordpress.com/2011/08/31/only-the-american-people-can-stop-the-violence-in-mexico/