The 3 Ridiculous Reasons Why Drugs Were Prohibited In The First Place

The War on Drugs is not a novel concept. Although the push for drug prohibition hasn't wavered much in 100 years, the various arguments supporting prohibition have changed drastically to suit the contemporary political climate. Imagine a politician campaigning on a platform of "prohibit marijuana so whites don't sleep with blacks." Right? Think of that YouTube video. And yet, anti-drug laws are still in place.