Nation Topics - Drug War and Drug Policy
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The escalating war near America's southern border is driving embattled Mexicans to seek safety in the United States. What if the tide of violence follows them?
A look at President Obama's nominee for 'drug czar' with the Bruce Mirken from the Marijuana Policy Project.
Dope smokers take heart at Obama's stance on medical marijuana.
New York activists who oppose the state's repressive drug laws are optimistic about the new political landscape but unsure of whether politicians will embrace the necessary radical reforms.
Drug-related violence tearing Mexican society apart. Is America next?
Casting himself as tough on school crime as election day nears, Kentucky
Republican Representative Geoff Davis is pushing a measure that puts the
constitutional right of students at risk.
The drug war is the heir to Jim Crow: a form of widespread, legalized
Students for Sensible Drug Policy and the ACLU are challenging a draconian Education Department rule that blocks student drug offenders from receiving federal aid.
The war-ravaged, opium-dependent country lives in fear of a new drug war.
Few spectacles in journalism in the mid-1990s were more disgusting than the slagging of Gary Webb in the New York Times, Washington Post and Los Angeles Times.
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