Ron Paul takes huge leaps of logic. There is a fundamental problem with his libertarian philosophy. That philosophy ignores the inter-dependence of modern society. Centralized government must take a larger role in a world where individuals States can no longer stand alone – Marijuana crosses the State borders like the wind. No one State can regulate the use of the drug traffic.
This is a hot button issue for me. I believe that drug addiction has reached pandemic proportions in this country and that disease is killing our children and our future. On the right side of this page there is a category called On Addiction. Please check the extensive writing on this topic. On Addiction