Drug Legalization Analysis

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The legalization drug is on of the hottest topics in recent years. However, because of the harmful effects, using drugs is still considered as an illegal act. We all know the bad effects of drugs such as deaths, financial problem. Tobacco also has the same effects, so why does the U.S not ban Tobacco? The government frequency inspects all products are being sold to American public. Thousands items being recalled for unqualified the standard safety points. For example, the biggest motor company in the U.S, General Motor Corporation, recalled more than two million cars last two years because the Takata airbag issues leads to fifteen deaths in car accidents, or the Volkswagen recall due to the lie about emission effecting the environment. But …show more content…
In 2005, 360 billion cigarettes were sold and used only in the United States. The tobacco wastes such as cigarette butts, remands of smoked cigarettes, packing are left over everywhere. It is easily to see a cigarette butt in any playgrounds for kids, which are left from parents. In some unfortunately cases, thousand of kids taken to hospital because they swallow cigarette butts which close to their playgrounds. According to information of International Coastal Cleanup Organization (ICC), 1,7 billion pounds of tobacco wastes accumulate in lake and ocean. In 2009, ICC collected 3,216,991 cigarette butts, 18,555 cigarette lighters, and 36,397 tobacco packages in beaches and islands around the world. This numbers represent only 25 to 38 percent of total tobacco wastes that they predicted has been discharged into the environment. In an unfortunately way, the left over tobacco wastes such as butts are still contained toxic chemicals. Those toxic chemicals can be absorbed into ground, it pollute water supplies and kill animals. You may not know the harmful effects of your smoking behavior in public places, but it is really greatly affected the social community and the …show more content…
Nicotine is a main substance cause of addiction in cigarettes. It also has a significant positive effect on human brain performance. Many athletes, writers, musicians, and artists are using cigarettes to increase the concentration of nicotine in their blood; it helps them produce something unique or competitive in their works. But, after years, nicotine affects the neurotransmitters in the brain, changing the way brain cells work. Their brains cannot perform normally without nicotine anymore. In 2009, the government collected fifteen billion dollars in tax from tobacco companies. But, the American spends 72,7 billion dollars the total cost of caring for people with health problems caused by cigarette

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