You never started listening, so nothing would change.If you're going to talk bollocks I'm going to stop listening.
Socialism: common ownership of the means of production. The US has had a mixed economy for quite a while now.OK you're talking bollocks, supposing that socialism is nothing more than state ownership is complete bullshit, it means that the US has been socialist since shortly after the New Deal and is presently a shinning example of socialism for the world.
I knew it was only a matter of time until you used this response. You can't have a drug prohibition debate without it.The reality is that getting people hooked on drugs and then exploiting their addiction to your profit is capitalist, its about maximising revenue. Its no accident that most arguments about prohibition are either made by users or pushers, it's percentages or habits talking, its not principles.