drugs


What National Review Gets Wrong About the Opioid Crisis and the War on Drugs

By Shane Smith The Daily Bell November 18, 2017   What National Review Gets Wrong About the Opioid Crisis and the War on Drugs     Alright, libertarians, you wanted drug legalization, right? Well, with opioids, via loose prescriptions, you got it, and what’s happened? We are in the middle of the worst epidemic of […]

What National Review Gets Wrong About the Opioid Crisis and the War on Drugs

Abigail’s 16-Year Senate Victory Over FDA Bureaucrats

Abigail’s 16-Year Senate Victory Over FDA Bureaucrats

By Against Crony Capitalism November 18, 2017   Abigail’s 16-Year Senate Victory Over FDA Bureaucrats How many thousands died because the Food and Drug Administration refused to provide access to drugs that might have saved their lives?     (From The American Spectator)   It was early March 2001 when 21-year-old Abigail Burroughs was told by […]


The Real Cause of America’s Opioid Epidemic

By Mark Thornton Mises Institute August 22, 2017   The Real Cause of America’s Opioid Epidemic   The Opioid epidemic is spreading across the heartland of America. The number of drug overdose deaths from both prescription (e.g., Oxycontin) and black market (e.g., heroin) opiates exceeded 30,000 in 2015. Initial estimates for 2016 indicate yet another new […]

The Real Cause of America's Opioid Epidemic

Experiments With Meditation Expose the Fallacy of Medicating Kids for ADHD

Experiments With Meditation Expose the Fallacy of Medicating Kids for ADHD

By Alex Pietrowski Waking Times April 18, 2017   Experiments With Meditation Expose the Fallacy of Medicating Kids for ADHD     Experts cannot agree on a single, simple definition of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), but do agree that it causes unfavorable behavior in educational, professional and correctional institutions. Even the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), […]


Illegal Drug Trade Essential to Geopolitics, Says Former Diplomat

Illegal Drug Trade Essential to Geopolitics, Says Former Diplomat

By Isaac Davis Waking Times February 10, 2017   Illegal Drug Trade Essential to Geopolitics, Says Former Diplomat     The illegal drug trade is an essential component of global politics, playing a central role in the proliferation of arms used to destabilize countries and unseat unfavorable regimes in the geopolitical quest to create favorable […]


Does Hillary Clinton Have Parkinson’s Disease?

By Michael Snyder End Of The American Dream September 6, 2016   Does Hillary Clinton Have Parkinson’s Disease?     Could it be possible that Hillary Clinton is covering up a major illness that would make her unfit to serve as president? It has been my contention for a long time that Hillary Clinton would […]

Does Hillary Clinton Have Parkinson’s Disease?

FDA Defies Congress, Slips Money to Hospitals, and Stiffs Consumers

By Against Crony Capitalism May 10, 2016   FDA Defies Congress, Slips Money to Hospitals, and Stiffs Consumers     It is important for Americans to understand that the FDA is in partnership with industry. The two giants work together. What may appear to be some consumer friendly “reform” almost always ends up benefiting some […]

FDA Defies Congress, Slips Money to Hospitals, and Stiffs Consumers

The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic

By Mark Thornton Mises.org March 29, 2016   The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic   A heroin epidemic has been spreading across the United States, expanding enormously for the last several years. With it, the number of people dying has also increased dramatically. While politicians offer failed solutions like “securing the borders,” the real […]

The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic

FDA’s Voluntary Guidance Failing To Curb Antibiotic Overuse In Farm Animals

By Chris Morran Consumerist December 11, 2015   FDA’s Voluntary Guidance Failing To Curb Antibiotic Overuse In Farm Animals     Two years ago, the Food and Drug Administration — after decades of delay — paid lip service to the idea of reducing the use of medically important antibiotics for growth-promotion in farm animals, by […]