Posts Tagged: drug war
As a result of the Cartagena summit, a meaningful debate on developing and implementing humane drug-control policies is finally underway.
Honduran security forces are murdering, raping, beating, and detaining Hondurans -- with U.S. aid.
Women bear the burden of the violence that is convulsing Mexico.
Attitudes toward democracy are on the decline in Latin America, and U.S. foreign policy isn't helping.
A Mexican politician is taking his call for a more balanced U.S.-Mexican relationship straight to Washington.
High-profile fiascos like Operation "Fast and Furious" are a drop in the bucket of the War on Drugs debacle.
Forty years after the war on drugs began the fallout from bad policy has had dire consequences both home and abroad.
The disastrous failure of the drug war shows the necessity of a revamped U.S. policy approach.
If the U.S. and Latin American governments don't respond to outraged reactions to the Drug War, they may have another war on their hands -- with their own enraged citizens.
To conservatives, the Drug War is as deserving of uncritical support as any other war we're losing.