Editor, the Gauntlet,
[Re: "Legalize by 2010," Ã†ndrew Rininsland, Apr. 3 Gauntlet]
Canada spends more than twice as much money per person in the Canadian prisons as the USA.
Thus, American prisons are more than twice as bad.
Optimism in your column is based on an opinion that the fascist plutocracy--and fascist police state--are not going to get worse and worse, but somehow, are going become better and better.