Day: March 9, 2018

DEA twitter account promotes Anslinger

Via Tom Angell

Harry Anslinger helped bring drug law enforcement into the modern age. He served as head of US drug enforcement for 5 presidents from #Hoover to #Kennedy, retiring in 1962 More: https://t.co/OTLWiT6ZL7 Visit the @DEAHQ Museum: https://t.co/9WNOT5ZSLR #TBT #ThrowbackThursday pic.twitter.com/trZfqb29iL

— DEA HQ (@DEAHQ) March 8, 2018

Tom responds

Yup, it’s 2018 and DEA is using your tax dollars to praise a guy who reportedly said:

“Marijuana causes white women to seek sexual relations with Negroes.”

and

“Reefer makes darkies think they’re as good as white men.” https://t.co/s6VDJNtNeT

— Tom Angell 🌳📰 (@tomangell) March 8, 2018