The Drug War Philosopher

essays against the bloody Drug War

which is anti-patient, anti-minority, anti-scientific, anti-mother nature, imperialistic, the establishment of the Christian Science religion, a violation of the natural law upon which America was founded, and a childish and counterproductive way of looking at the world, one which causes all of the problems that it purports to solve, and then some.

In order of most recently updated

How the Drug War Turns Kids' Lives into a Living Hell

The problem with Modern Drug Reform Efforts

The Drug War Cure for Covid

Virus Update

Spike Lee is Bamboozled by the Drug War

How The Drug War Killed Andy Gibb

In Praise of Drug Dealers

The Myth of the Addictive Personality

Open Letter to Richard Hammersley

Richard Feynman and the Drug War

Pissed off about Drug Testing

American Sharia

The Philosophy of Drug Use

Glenn Close but no cigar

American City Homicide Awards 2021

Brahms is NOT the best antidepressant

Addicted to Addiction

The Drug War Virus at the Institute of Art and Ideas

Using Opium to Fight Depression

The Drug War and Armageddon

How the Drug War is a War on Creativity

Electroshock Therapy and the Drug War

America's Puritan Obsession with Sobriety

The Unpeople of Southeast Washington, D.C.

Chomsky is Right

Chomsky's Revenge

Heidegger on Drugs

Boycott Singapore

What Obama got wrong about drugs

The Ketamine Mirage

Science Fiction and the Drug War

Open Letter to Erowid

Drug Laws as the Punishment of 'Pre-Crime'

How the Drug War Screws the Depressed

Hypocritical America Embraces Drug War Fascism

Materialism and the Drug War

Cop shows as drug war propaganda

Depression is real, says the APA, and they should know: they cause it!

Punky Brewster's Shrooms

The Prozac Code

Review of When Plants Dream

The Depressing Truth About SSRIs

Open Letter to Nathan at

El Chapo Crappo

How Fretting Drug Warriors Block Medical Progress

In Praise of Thomas Szasz

Drug Warriors Fiddle while Rome Gets Nuked

Drug Testing and the Christian Science Inquisition

Eight Reasons to End Drug Testing

In the Realm of Hungry Drug Warriors

The Mother of all Western Biases

The Racist Drug War killed George Floyd

The Invisible Mass Shootings

Connecticut Drug Warriors want to charge drug dealers with murder

How the Monticello Foundation betrayed Jefferson's Legacy in 1987

Self-help nonsense in the age of the Drug War

Jefferson Bashing on

'Intoxiphobia' by Russell Newcombe

In Praise of Augustus Bedloe

Open letter to Kenneth Sewell

The Drug War as a Litmus Test for Philosophical Wisdom

Attention American Screenwriters: please stop spreading Drug War propaganda

Saying Yes to Drugs

How Ecstasy could end mass shootings

Mycologists as DEA Collaborators

Silence equals Death in America's Drug War

Have you been brainwashed by the drug war?

Critique of the Philosophy of Happiness

Elderly Victims of Drug War Ideology

Put the DEA on Trial

The Church of the Most Holy and Righteous Drug War

Open Letter to Congressman Ben Cline, asking him to abolish the criminal DEA

Open Letter to Francis Fukuyama

Defund the DEA

Grandmaster Flash: Drug War Collaborator

Drug War Ideology:the modern superstition

Ten Reasons why the Drug War is Nonsense

Open Letter to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Why the Holocaust Museum must denounce the Drug War

Open Letter to Variety Critic Owen Glieberman

Drug Warriors can go to Hell

Open Letter to Lisa Ling

Why CBS 19 should stop supporting the Drug War

Twelve Reasons why the DEA should be abolished

Why DARE should stop telling kids to say no

Se Llama Mushrooms

Smart Uses for Opium and Coca

Marci Hamilton Equates Drug Use with Child Abuse

Forbes Magazine's Laughable Article about Nitrous Oxide

Time to ACT UP about the racist drug war

Running with the DEA -- er, I mean the Devil

Running with the torture loving DEA

Common Nonsense from Common Sense Media

How Variety and its film critics support drug war fascism

Torture 101 at DEA University

John Locke on Drugs

Open Letter to the Virginia Legislature

The DEA: Poisoning Americans since 1973

There are no such things as drugs

In Response to Laurence Vance

America's Obsession with Fascist Drug War Movies

Another Academic Toes the Drug Warrior Line

Drug War Quotes in TV and Movies

Man, you should have seen them kicking Edgar Allan Poe

The real reason for depression in America

In praise of doctor hopping

The Philosophical Idiocy of the Drug War

What We Mean When We Say 'Drugs'

Don't Worry, Be Satisfied

America's biggest drug pusher: The American Psychiatric Association:

How the Drug War killed Leah Betts

The Drug War as Religion

Time to Replace Psychiatrists with Shamans

A Goliath that even David is afraid of

Addicted to Ignorance

President Calls for Executing Drug Dealers

Why the Drug War is a Godsend for Conservatives

In Praise of Doctor Feelgood

Speaking Truth to Academia

Bamboozled Botanists fall for drug war propaganda

Let's burn some plants!


Toddler Abuse in Drug War America

Blowing Up Arkansas

How the Drug War Killed Amy Winehouse

Nature's Most Wanted

Open Letter to Anthony Gottlieb

Open Letter to Addiction Specialist Gabriel Maté updated

Cradle to Grave with Drug War Propaganda

How the Drug War Blinds us to Godsend Medicine

Karolina Zieba just doesn't get it

What Liberals ALWAYS get wrong about the drug war

Why Americans Can't Handle the Truth about Drugs updated

America's Imperialist Christian Science War on Drugs

MDMA for Psychotherapy

Open letter to Professor Troy Glover at Waterloo University

Why Louis Theroux is Clueless about Addiction and Alcoholism

Americans have the right to pursue happiness but not to attain it

The Dark Side of the Monticello Foundation

The Therapeutic Value of Anticipation

Heroin versus Alcohol updated

Puritanical Assumptions about Drug Use in the Entertainment Field

The REAL Lesson of the Opium Wars

Christian Science Rehab

The Drug War Board Game

Fifty Years of Bogus Articles about Creativity

Not Using is Always Safer?

Drugs: the great American scapegoat

How Logic-Challenged Journalists Support the Drug War

COPS: TV Show for Racist Drug Warriors

All these Sons

Dragnet meets the Drug War

How the Drug War turned me into an eternal patient

What if Arthur Schopenhauer Had Used DMT?

Drug War News

The Joy of Drug Testing

The Drug War is a War on Patients

Why Hollywood Owes Richard Nixon an Oscar

Open Letter to Gabrielle Glaser

There is no such thing as DRUGS

Snoop Pearson's Muddle-Headed Take on Drugs

Why the Drug War is Worse than a Religion

Comedian Adderall Zoloft Riffs on the Drug War

Drug War Copaganda

Colorado plane crash caused by milk!

Screw You, Francis Burton Harrison

Why American Drug Policy is Insane

The Drug War and Electroshock Therapy

Mad, and Proud of It

The Drug War = Christian Science

How Americans Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Drug War

The Philosophy of Getting High

Too White to Use Mushrooms

This is your brain on Effexor

This is your brain on Drug War propaganda

This is your brain on Neuralink

There's nothing complicated about it -- legalize Mother Nature's plants now!

Seven Ways that Liberals are Confused by the Drug War

The Mental Health Survey that psychiatrists don't want you to take

The Politically Incorrect Cure for the Common Cold

Just Say Yes to Mother Nature's Pharmacy

A Drug Warrior in our Midst

How Drug Warriors Steal American Elections

Harold & Kumar Support the Drug War

Plants Divine, All Plants Excelling

Euthanasia in the Age of the Drug War

Tweet to Alex Adams

Lock 'em up! Lock 'em up!

Speaking Truth to Big Pharma

DEA Guilty of Crimes Against Humanity

Depressed? Here's why.

Campfire Stories about America's Drug War

There is a Specter Haunting Science

Urine Testers Needed

Tune In, Turn On, Opt Out

Just Say No to Surveillance Capitalism

Rationality Uber Alles

Is Rick Doblin Running with the Devil?

Letter to Lamar Alexander

Self-Censorship in the Age of the Drug War

How the DEA determines if a religion is true

Calling All Philosophers

The American Stasi

Clueless Philosophers

Surprise Drug Test!

Alternative Medicine as a Drug War Creation

The Totally Unspoken Truth About Drugs

The Educational Use of Psychoactive Plants

The DEA's War on Alzheimer's Research

How the Drug War Punishes the Elderly

The Drug War as a Make-Work Program for Law Enforcement

The War on Plants

How to Unite Drug War Opponents of all Ethnicities

America's Great Anti-Depressant Scam

America's Blind Spot

America's Invisible Addiction Crisis

Without Philosophy, Science becomes Scientism

Unscientific American

The Whistle Blower who NOBODY wants to hear

Sending Out an SOS

Six Reasons Why Americans Are Bamboozled by the Drug War

End the Drug War Now

Drug Warrior Lies on the Internet Movie Database

Replacing Psychiatry with Pharmacologically Savvy Shamanism

So, Your Faith Votes?

How the drug war promotes drug abuse

'Good Chemistry' is a good Covid read

Why the Drug Waris Christian Science Sharia

10 Idiots who helped spread drug war propaganda on Listverse

There is no drug problem

The Worst thing about the Drug War

Five Ways that the drug war causes the problems that it claims to solve

The Drugs Reddit just doesn't get it

Marijuana Critics Just Don't Get It

How Cocaine could have helped me

Why America is Hung Up on Drugs

Dirty Minded Drug Warriors

Psst! You have been bamboozled by America's Drug War



What You Can Do

The word 'drugs' is a political term

I asked 100 American philosophers what they thought about the Drug War

How the Atlantic Supports the Drug War

America's Anti-scientific Standards for Psychotherapeutic Medicine

Taking the Drug War for Granted

Enough Drug War Propaganda Movies Already

How Psychiatry and the Drug War turned me into an eternal patient

Why the Drug War is far worse than a failure

Vice and The 'One Strike You're Out' Fallacy

Why Drug Free Zones are Dangerous and Unconstitutional

Join Philosophers Against the Drug War

Scientism and America's Drug War hypocrisy

Predictive Policing in the Age of the Drug War

How the Drug War gave the 2016 election to Donald Trump

Why the Drugs Reddit should not exist

Reddit: the Home Page for Grade-Schoolers

How the Drug War Makes Americans Stupid

Troy Ange and Zane Kaleem Get It (almost)

Libertarians as Closet Christian Scientists

Listening to the Drug War

Nietzsche and the Drug War

America's Juvenile Attitude Toward Drugs

Capitalism and the Drug War

How the Drug War Banned my Religion

The Christian Science SWAT Teams of the Drug War

Penn State Patsies for the Drug War

Childish Drug Warriors

The Drug War as a Greek Tragedy

Black Lives Don't Matter

Top 10 Problems with the Drug War

The Menace of the Drug War