Audio Attitude Exploring situational influence on attitude and behavior.

June 30, 2009

America’s Drug Policy is America

Filed under: america,politics,situation — Tags: , , , , — Brian @ 7:01 pm

…according to an enlightening situational perspective by Ryan Grim on the phenomenon:

“…In reality, there’s no such thing as drug policy. As currently understood and implemented, drug policy attempts to isolate a phenomenon that can’t be taken in isolation. Economic policy is drug policy. Healthcare policy is drug policy. Foreign policy, too, is drug policy. When approached in isolation, drug policy almost always backfires, because it doesn’t take into account the powerful economic, social, and cultural forces that also determine how and why Americans get high…”

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