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Philippine Government’s ‘War on Drugs’ Claims Child Victim (tags)

Five-year-old Danica May became the youngest reported victim of the Philippine government’s abusive “war on drugs” on Tuesday.

BTL:Legalization: An Alternative to the Costly, Failed U.S. War on Drugs (tags)

Interview with Terry Nelson, retired U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agent, conducted by Melinda Tuhus

The Real Cost of Prisons --An interview with Lois Ahrens (tags)

The racist sub-text of the neo-liberal political agenda succeeded in creating acceptance of mass incarceration while simultaneously creating the laws and industries to police, prosecute, cage and control millions of people?almost all poor people and people of color. Neo-liberal policies have been in place for more than thirty years. As a result many people are not aware that our current political and economic situation is not the result of a natural course of events, but rather, of a systemically created ideology that has pervaded every aspect of our daily lives.

BTL:Legalization, An Alternative to the Costly, Failed U.S. War on Drugs (tags)

BETWEEN THE LINES - A four-time winner of the Connecticut Associated Press Broadcast Award for Best Feature in the non-commercial category, this syndicated, half-hour program provides a platform for individuals and spokespersons from progressive organizations generally ignored or marginalized by the mainstream media. Between the Lines covers a wide range of political, economic and social topics.

Mexican Nationals fleeing into the United States (tags)

Shopkeepers along the U.S. Mexican border recite the list of "protection" fees they pay to the MDC’s to just stay in business: 100 pesos a month for a stall in a street market, 30,000 pesos for an auto dealership or construction-supply firm. First offense for nonpayment: a severe beating. Those who keep ignoring the fees - or try to charge their own - may pay with their lives

A Look at our anti-Terrorism abilities (tags)

Terrorists have been able to develop their own sources of financing, which range from charities to illegal enterprises such as growing, producing and trafficking in narcotics, extortion, kidnapping and smuggling drugs and humans.

Largest drug bust in history in Afghanistan 92 tons (tags)

Most of it is turned into heroin and smuggled to markets in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The vast province is a known stronghold for the Taliban and al-Qaeda insurgency.

Merida Initiative Will It Work? (tags)

The question is will it work in the war on drugs and terror? The more than four decades of the fight on the war on drugs has been a dismal and total failure. That fight has costs Americans at the federal level, approximately $4.5 billion every year (40 years X 4.5 Billion = $180 Billion plus) and significant sums are also spent at the city, county and state levels as well.

New tool in fighting terrorists: smoking Afghani marijuana? (tags)

Smoking dope to help the war in Afghanistan? I don't know? But I will smoke to that.

Rush Limbaugh and the War on Drugs (tags)

Rush Limbaugh has become the latest friendly-fire casualty in the War on Drugs, but don't worry--he'll be fine. He's one of the special people.

Narco News Closes Up Shop (tags)

On October 18th, the best reporters on the War on Drugs closed up shop, but the work they did will resonate for years.

Malfeasant Federal Judges In Medical Marijuana Harassment (tags)

"Judicial activism"of the worst kind -- using unconstitutional judicial rulings to nullify the Constitution's 10th Amendment.

Mom, Drugs, and Apple Pie (tags)

The War On Drugs has gone on for a good thirty-five years since the Sixties. It's as real as professional wrestling. Well, almost. What do we have to show for it? Nothing. Nothing. You can get any drug you have heard of, and some you haven't, from your daughter in high school.

War on Drugs = War on Bill of Rights (tags)

From Cato Institute web page.

RACE CLASS AND THE WAR ON DRUGS (tags)

A damning history of anti-drug laws in North America,

We're Jeff and Tracy. We're Your Good Neighbors. We Smoke Pot. (tags)

Jeff and Tracy are two regular people who tried to pay for a voice to oppose the government sponsored ads promoting the War On Drugs (marijuana.) In their hometown of Portland, Oregon, they were censored at nearly every turn! Learn about their story and how you can help get their radio spots on the air in your community!

Breaking the Chains - People of Color and the War on Drugs (tags)

Hyatt Regency Los Angeles at Macy's Plaza 711 South Hope Street · Los Angeles, CA

Transcript of militarized police forum (tags)

In light of recent Bush administration efforts to expand the domestic role of the military, "Declassified Radio" is re-releasing the transcript of a past program on the military's growing influence on domestic policing. This program, initially released in October of 2001, includes material from a September 25, 2001 symposium on militarized policing held at Judson Church in New York City. Speakers included Paul Richmond of the National Lawyer's Guild, "Covert Action Quarterly" writer Frank Morales, and Sam Smith, editor of the "Progressive Review".

Do you have $10 to help stick it to the Drug Warriors? (tags)

Would you like to spit in the eye of America's biggest Drug Warrior? Would you like to prove to millions of Americans that the latest government Drug War propaganda isn't just wrong -- it STINKS like a rotting fish? We have an opportunity to do all that. But only if we raise $69,800 by Friday.

Do you have $10 to help stick it to the Drug Warriors? (tags)

Would you like to spit in the eye of America's biggest Drug Warrior? Would you like to prove to millions of Americans that the latest government Drug War propaganda isn't just wrong -- it STINKS like a rotting fish? We have an opportunity to do all that. But only if we raise $69,800 by Friday.

U.S. "War on Drugs" Is A Joke (tags)

In Bolivia, the real agenda behind the American "war on drugs" becomes blatantly clear: it is a racist attempt to take away the land of Indigenous farmers(coca growers) and transfer it into the hands of mainly U.S. based trans-national corporations so they will be forced to work for them at paltry wages like slaves on a plantation.

The Shortwave Report 8/24/01 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY! (tags)

A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinions recorded from a shortwave radio. Broadcast quality 13.7MB and streaming audio 3.5MB. Free to rebroadcast. With times and freqs for listening at home. Radio Spain, Germany, China, Netherlands, Cuba

Chomsky: Real Agenda of War on Drugs (tags)

Overview of the vast interconnection of the "war" on drugs and the related capitalist industries which rely on this class/race trap.

Demonstration Against the "War on Drugs" In Denver, Colorado. (tags)

West steps of the Capitol

Meir Kahane Rebuttal (tags)

Soros, cigs, hemp and Shadow Convention (tags)


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