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Rannazzisi testified that 16, people died of opioid overdoses in Significant, but small potatoes, compared to alcohol. According to the Center for Disease Controlfrom toan average of 88, people died each year from alcohol consumption.
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The toll in personal suffering and ruined lives is incalculable. More people die from liver disease each year, 14, on average, than opioid overdoses. But no one is pointing a finger at Diageo, Suntory, or Bacardi for killing people. Alcohol is responsible for one in 10 deaths among working-age Americans.
A friend died recently of liver disease caused by excessive consumption. Those who attended his memorial, met afterward at his favorite watering hole — to do a shot. So why no attack on alcohol? Because Prohibition was tried, and it failed.
Mark Thornton wrote in. The results of that experiment clearly indicate that it was a miserable failure on all counts.
The evidence affirms sound economic theory, which predicts that prohibition of mutually beneficial exchanges is doomed to failure. Thornton concluded that prohibition leads to an increase in the size of government and did not solve the social problems it was supposed to.
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No drug czar is needed, and the DEA can go home as well. People will self-medicate one way or another, with the government's blessing or without. View the discussion thread.
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