Decriminalizing the Possession of Illegal Drugs in Canada
Discuss the following news. The Canadian government will be temporarily decriminalizing the possession of small amounts of illegal drugs.
These illegal drugs include cocaine and methamphetamines, in the province of British Columbia, on January 31st, 2023.
Using the concept of the political spectrum, explain the position of:
J.J. McCullough, author of “Canada decriminalizing drugs in British Columbia will prolong suffering”;
Leslie, McBain, “Moms Stop the Harm”;
Vjosa Isai and Catherine Porter, authors of “Canada Decriminalizes Opioids and Other Drugs in British Columbia.”
Provide specific information from the following article to support your answer: “Canada decriminalizing drugs in British Columbia will prolong suffering” by J. J. McCullough.