Mediaite: Mayor Cory Booker Goes On Awesome Anti-Drug War Rant On Twitter

Source: Andrew Kirell / Mediaite

On Wednesday evening, the Newark mayor took to Twitter to give a brilliant rant against the drug war and the disproportionate impact it has on blacks in America. He began by lamenting the enormous cost the war has taken:

He then brought up the fact that the drug war disproportionately affects the black community:


He advocated for treatment as an alternative to incarceration:

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