It’s about time. For far too long we’ve known about the crooked Rockefeller Drug Laws where charges for crack outweigh those charges for cocaine thus sending more Black people to jail (high users/dealers of crack) than white people ...
The drug of choice in the Nineties rave scene is coming back as a powder that can be shared socially like cocaine and distinguishes its more image-conscious users from 'pill heads'
Crack users are much more likely to experience arrest than powder cocaine users, and being poor is the true overwhelming correlate, not being black or a minority, a new study concludes.
Cocaine users are reportedly flooding hospitals with blackened, dying skin and compromised immune systems. The culprit is not the cocaine itself, but the white powder being used to cut the drug. More »