The Ranting Kraut

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Archive for September 23rd, 2007

Of Iain Dale, Boris and Gateway Drugs

Posted by rantingkraut on September 23, 2007

During his recent one to one with Boris Johnson, Iain Dale stated that Marijuana was a gateway drug. According to Dale, this can be inferred from the fact that one would be unlikely to find a single Heroin addict who had not consumed Marihuana previously. Boris duly conceded that taking drugs was a stupid idea and expressed his scepticism over taking a more relaxed attitude to Marijuana.

So, is Boris loosing his libertarian instincts? Are potheads doomed? Let’s look at the gateway drug issue first. Read the rest of this entry »

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