Tag Archives: war on drugs

PAUL: The devastating collateral damage of an insidious drug-war weapon – Washington Times

PAUL: The devastating collateral damage of an insidious drug-war weapon – Washington Times.

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INPUD heads off!….to the UNODC.

A note first from INPUD: Before we get into details of the event, please consider this beautifully succinct insight into where the world stands at this crucial juncture in the never ending war on drugs -and the people who use them. And … Continue reading

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Have you seen this?! Proposal for Drug Legalisation in Central America

  On Saturday February 11th, Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina declared that, following discussions with Colombian President Santos, he will present a proposal for drug legalization in Central America at the April 14-15 Summit of the Americas. Guatemalan Vice-President Roxana … Continue reading

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Friedman et al produce important research.

Drug Arrests and Injection Drug Deterrence The old mantra  that goes something along the lines of ‘good research often serves to tell us what we instinctively already know’ still holds true as a new piece of research emerges. One of … Continue reading

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International Remembrance Day 21st July,2009

The names and incidents of the many casualties of the War on Drugs will never really be known. International Remembrance Day is dedicated to those people, known and unknown, who have died in the war against drugs and drug users. … Continue reading

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