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Keep it to Yourself
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If you do drugs, smoke, and drink do not go sround school flounting it. No one really wants to hear you 'brag' about getting drunk at a pratty last weekend. Also teachers do not like having their class disrupted¬†by you telling a story about how... (more »)
A Cure Worse Than the Disease
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Our very Declaration of Independence states, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal,” yet ‘The American Dream’, so to speak, fails to uphold the promise of reality. America has done a... (more »)
Poverty, Dope, and the Pursuit of the Struggle
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 The thing about life being up in the air for eighteen years is that you end up pretty used to the chaos; so, when everything starts to settle down for the first time, you get restless, reckless, and you end up clutching onto the things... (more »)
My Mother's Addiction Has Changed My Life,...
By , Lone Tree, CO
As a child, I was clueless. I didn't do well in school, and I was always made fun of at school, yet didn't realize it. I truly don't know what I was thinking back then, and to prove it, I even threw an orange at this one kid on a... (more »)
Should Cannabis Be Legalized?
By , Marengo, IA
I do not support Cannabis being legalized and there are many reasons behind this opinion that I have. I don’t believe that people actually need it to help with medical conditions even though there are studies because there are studies... (more »)
The Only Escape
By , Waynesboro, VA
The other day, I was thinking. People use drugs and alcohol because they feel pain. A lot of it. All at once. They can't handle it, and they need to escape. Society views addicts and substance abusers as disgusting monsters. I view them as one... (more »)
Are they really heroes?
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“Many Olympic champions weren’t those who are gifted, but those who lie. That makes me sick.”  This was a quote from a documentary narrated by Russian track runner Yulia Stepanova about doping in sports, a practice that... (more »)
Live Longer or Shorten It
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Do people even care about their selves, or do they care more about getting high and feeling relaxed? Have they even considered about quitting? A cigarette is a small cylinder of finely cut tobacco leaves rolled in thin paper for smoking. . It... (more »)
Breathing in Gas Chamber Poison
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When I go to a city like Philadelphia, I always discover at least one person in an alley, street, or outside of a building holding a white stick. The people who hold the white stick either blows out horrible-smelling smoke from their mouths... (more »)
Medical Marijuana
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Medical marijuana has been around for many years and the doctors still are using harmful pills. My grandmother had to take some of those pills and she almost died a year ago because of it. It could have been prevented if medical marijuana was... (more »)
Why Pro-Drug and Anti-Drug Are Both Ridiculous...
By , Oakland, CA
I am writing this because I see a trend in this website, as well as in almost any anti-drug writing. The trend that I see is that people refer to illegal drugs as simply "drugs". They say, "Say no to drugs" or "Drugs should be legalized" or... (more »)
There Will Be Light
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This is an Autobiography about a Latino/Urban boy. He grew up being the most popular kid in his school. He did a lot of bad things like doing drugs, for example, smoking weed that he got from his friends. He never did his homework, he... (more »)
The Teenage Party: An Over-Glorified Pukefest
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I’m a 16 year old girl and I don’t like parties. A bold statement, perhaps, for someone of my description - because when you hear something about the average girl in the latter half of her teenage years and parties I’m sure... (more »)
Why Marijuana Should Not Be Legalized
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Mary Jane. Weed. Pot. Nicknames for marijuana are endless, as are the negative impacts that its legalization would have on American citizens. The United States federal government should not legalize marijuana, because corporatization of... (more »)
Who Says Being a Quitter Is a Bad Thing?
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Who says being a quitter is a bad thing?  There’s been a lot of comments made on E-Cig. Used instead of regular. If the government want to guide our future generations from smoking they must think of another idea or strategy.... (more »)
Legalizing Marijuana
By , moline, IL
Marijuana is like people they have advantages and disadvantages and legalizing it has advantages and disadvantages. What I am trying to get to is should we legalize marijuana? Some people say yes but some say no we shouldn’t legalize... (more »)
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