The 2015 book Chasing The Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, is a New York Times bestseller. It’s also a scathing account of the trillion dollar, global drug war’s many policy failures. The book’s author, Scottish-born journalist Johann Hari, has traveled to over 18 countries to investigate drug criminalization. What heRead More
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A federal lawmaker who many observers expect will run for president in 2020 has some harsh words about U.S. drug policy.
Why are white men poised to get rich doing the same thing African-Americans have been going to prison for?
The Real Time host ‘goes there’ in a segment calling for lax drug laws.
Across the world, more and more people are asking: Why is marijuana banned? Why are people still sent to prison for using or selling it?
CANNABIS CULTURE – November 11 is Remembrance Day in Canada – a day to honour fallen soldiers of past and ongoing wars.
Writing for Mirror Online, Labour’s Paul Flynn says it is time for ‘timid’ MPs to show courage over a 220,000-strong petition
If you’re going to wage war on drugs, you need to be outfitted like a warrior.
Former President Bill Clinton wants Mexicans to know he’s sorry about the mess that the U.S. drug war has caused south of its border.
A global group of leaders wants to end what it says is a failed policy and instead focus on legalising use and putting people’s health first, writes Europe Correspondent Ann Cahill.