The article may not capture the simple stupidity of our modern efforts of harm reduction the way the blurb did.
We so often get hung up on saving a few lives through exhaustive regulation that we miss the bigger picture. This is why NobodyisFlyingthePlane.
Pot brownies in the home kill a few kids. So do kitchen cleaners, mommy’s pills, daddy’s boozy booze, handguns, cars without backup cams and a host of other things.
We can’t legislate away every single death, but we should recognize when pot prohibition engenders legal machinery and destructive social conditions which cause far more deaths and much greater social harm.
NYTimes: After 5 Months of Sales, Colorado Sees the Downside of a Legal High