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88% of Backbencher Readers want drugs to be decriminalised.

88% of Backbencher Readers want drugs to be decriminalised.

Alex MacDonald March 18, 2013 4

  A recent poll on this site shows that 88% of our readers would like to see drugs decriminalised in the United Kingdom. 6% disagreed with this and voted that Britain should not decriminalise

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The Case for Drugs Legalisation: The Black Market

The Case for Drugs Legalisation: The Black Market

Victoria Monro March 13, 2013 0

  Many arguments in favour of drugs legalisation wouldn’t sound out of place in an American drama where a stroppy teenager tells their poor, under-appreciated mother “It’s my life, and my body, and I’ll

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Drug Legalisation: A Crack-ing Idea

Drug Legalisation: A Crack-ing Idea

Olly Neville March 12, 2013 2

  Legalising drugs is common sense. As I have shown before legalising drugs does not increase usage, it makes them less harmful, they are already less harmful than legal drugs and legality hinders criminals

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Theresa May should listen to Portugal about drug policy

Theresa May should listen to Portugal about drug policy

Backbencher March 11, 2013 0

Is Britain moving towards less crime and less punishment? Lee Jenkins and Derek Van de Ver, Home Secretary Theresa May has ordered a study into the bold drug policies adopted by one of our European partners,

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Drug legalisation is an Eldorado not worth exploring

Drug legalisation is an Eldorado not worth exploring

Jon Stanley December 17, 2012 6

The year is 2015.  I am supplying drugs to anyone I think needs them to feel better.  Sometimes they need amphetamine, sometimes heroin.  Older punters usually ask for “downers” every night to help them

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Facts on Drugs

Facts on Drugs

Olly Neville October 23, 2012 10

A quick breakdown: Drug legalisiation does not increase usage When Portugal decriminalised drug usage 10 years ago many worried drug usage would rise, it hasn’t. In fact it has fallen by 50%. People take

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True Anarchy is Libertarianism, True Libertarianism is Anarchy

True Anarchy is Libertarianism, True Libertarianism is Anarchy

Olly Neville October 17, 2012 7

Over on the commentator today they have a piece attacking Libertarians for allegedly going to extremes, the extreme mentioned is calling for the legalisation of drugs. While Sam Bowman has more than responded to

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