Jay-Z Says The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail

Earlier this week, the #DrugPolicyAlliance teamed up with #JayZ and illustrator #MollyCrabapple to produce a short film that gives a quick, yet detailed, lesson about the war on drugs. He starts by describing Ronald Reagan’s version of the war on drugs which ended up creating a prison boom in the 90’s as a direct cause of his “tough on crime” initiatives. Next, the rapper compares how America imprisons more people than any other country in the world–even countries that we deem repressive. READ MORE