Tagged: drug war
A weekly roundup of what IPS personalities are talking about.
The logical fix would require putting more money and effort into securing jobs, transitional housing, and drug treatment for ex-offenders.
Join report editor John Collins and drug policy expert Coletta Youngers for the DC report launch on the international drug control system.
Now that most Americans support the legalization of marijuana, some Republicans back the right of states to stop banning it.
Nearly 20 years since NAFTA went into effect, its empty promises have been laid bare for the people of Mexico.
Come to the DC premier screening of this insightful documentary about approaching drug addiction as a public health issues, versus criminalization and creative ways to reduce its harm to communities.
Attend this screening about one of the deadliest places in the world for journalists, followed by a discussion with IPS' Drug Policy project Director Sanho Tree and Frank Smyth of the Committee to Protect Journalists.
Institute for Policy Studies Fellow Sanho Tree offers his expert analysis at author event for “A Secret History of Coffee, Coca & Cola," by Ricardo Cortes.
The war on the narcotraffickers also serves as a pretext for militarizing areas of Mexico that have strong traditions of social resistance.
Part 1 of an interview with "Drug War Mexico" co-author Peter Watt.