The war on marijuana is racist. So is the rest of the war on drugs. | Vox

Black people use crack at higher rates than white people, while white people use cocaine at higher rates than black people. So the tougher sentences on crack make it much easier for law enforcement to come down on black drug offenders.

Crack and cocaine are pharmacologically identical drugs.

via The war on marijuana is racist. So is the rest of the war on drugs. – Vox.

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