The 5 Best Arguments Against the "War on Drugs"

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Attorney General Eric Holder has finally conceded that the United States' attempts to suppress drug use through mass incarceration have been somewhat misguided. He introduced a new plan Monday to scale back the so-called "War on Drugs," declared over 40 years ago by President Nixon.

Here are five factors that make it clear that the "War on Drugs" isn't working.

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