Category Archives: Opinion

A childhood friend had a mental breakdown after smoking cannabis, which is why I support legalization

Ten years ago, a close friend had a psychotic episode after smoking potent cannabis. He lost all grip on reality. This smart, funny man was left a suicidal wreck, living in the terrified belief that his thoughts were on the internet and … Continue reading

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Opinion: Is Mexico in denial? Reactions to pope’s comment certainly suggest so

The Mexican government has complained about remarks by Pope Francis, in which he expressed concern over a possible “Mexicanization” of his native Argentina due to rising drug trafficking activity. Mexico rarely registers diplomatic protests with the Vatican, yet the foreign … Continue reading

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