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“If they test positive – Send ‘Em To Jail That Day!” The Latest Frontier in the Drug War and the People Who Make Millions from It

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society, Human Rights & Justice

The shady people and companies behind the push to expand drug testing.

Julian Buchanan‘s insight:

In a simplistic binary world that likes easy quick fix answers to complex issues drug testing is seductive – particularly when supported so strongly by ex law enforcement officials and other stakeholders -but drug testing is inaccurate and it fails to to deal with issues, it identifies use rather than misuse. It’s misleading, distrusting and punitive.

See on www.alternet.org

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