Tagged: drug war
Ramping up the risk premium through harsher tactics only makes drug trafficking more profitable, IPS drug policy expert Sanho Tree told CCTV.
Proposals like the Alliance for Prosperity Plan and the Trans-Pacific Partnership will only accelerate a race to the bottom for families in the Northern triangle of Latin America, Manuel Perez-Rocha said at the AFL-CIO conference on U.S. trade policy.
Join IPS foreign policy experts in discussing how the U.S. can move from a state of perpetual war, to a more peaceful internationalism.
Drug policy expert Sanho Tree tells CCTV that two different worlds are developing. While the Americas are moving towards legalization, other countries are clamping down harder on drug laws.
IPS' drug policy expert answers questions about the drug war in a live chat in New Zealand
Judges share the blame for America's burgeoning incarcerated population.
The government should stop locking up nonviolent drug offenders for decades.
U.S. drug policy has been an "excerise in futility"
The Justice Department should stop targeting hardworking Americans and start protecting us from actual threats.
Nearly three dozen states restrict felons from voting even after they've served their time.