FAST FIVE: The Fentanyl Crisis: Brought To You By Drug Prohibition
The Fentanyl Crisis: Brought To You By Drug Prohibition Authored by Brian McGlinchey via Stark Realities As drug overdoses continue rising in the United States, one drug has emerged as the most notorious killer of our day: fentanyl.
For example, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy recently asked Fox's Sean Hannity if he'd heard about “a young woman who picked up a dollar bill sitting on the floor of a McDonald's and fell down” because fentanyl was supposedly on it.
The Iron Law of Prohibition strikes again.
When's the last time you heard of a gunfight breaking out between rival alcohol distributors.
Meanwhile, drugs are as readily obtainable today as they were when Richard Nixon declared a federal war on drugs a half-century ago.