Would Carry Nation be Toking Up?

Delivering Ration of Booze to NY Sewer Rats. Public Domain photo courtesy Library of Congress

The End of Marijuana Prohibition Takes a Different Path Than the End of Alcohol Prohibition

Few of us have been unscathed by alcohol, and I am no exception. A close Cherokee relative, often big-hearted and kind when sober, was a mean drunk who finally ended his life in a drunken header off a bridge. When my son was seven, I had to tell him a drunken driver had killed his best soccer buddy. Another drunken…

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Steve Russell

Steve Russell

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Enrolled Cherokee, 9th grade dropout, retired judge, associate professor emeritus, and (so far) cancer survivor. Memoir: Lighting the Fire (Miniver Press 2020)