War On Drugs

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Name: War On Drugs
First reported 38 mins ago - Updated 38 mins ago - 1 reports

War On Drugs + War On Terror = Boom Times For Opium Trade

<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_wdjMk2e7E&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;War On Drugs + War On Terror = Boom Times For Opium Trade "Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has hit ... [Published The Young Turks - YouTube - 38 mins ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

How Prevalent Is Drug Laced Halloween Candy, Really?

Razor blades in apples, poison in caramel coating, and drug-infused candy: it seems as though each year brings a new culinary threat to unsuspecting trick-or-treaters.This year police departments have become exceptionally profuse in their warnings to ... [Published Mother Earth News - Oct 24 2014]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Obama To Nominate Civil Rights Lawyer To Top DOJ Job

US President Barack Hussein Obama intends to nominate Vanita Gupta, 39 anni, the director of the ACLU’s Center for Justice, to lead the civil rights division of the Justice Department.Ms. Gupta leads the ACLU’s National Campaign to End Mass Incarceration. ... [Published Live Trading News - 16 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Dupuy: War on drugs isn't theoretical conspiracy

Conspiracy theories are easy to make up. They all follow the same formula: An omnipotent force wills it, everybody is in on it, it takes place perfectly and no one else will tell you this. Throw in some cherry-picked numerical clues based on arbitrary ... [Published OnlineAthens - 19 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Accepting failure of drug war

Americans must be getting war weary.There is the undeclared war on ISIS. There is the war in Afghanistan, which is, theoretically at least, winding down for the United States. There is the war against Ebola and various mystery viruses. There are America’s ... [Published Santa Maria Times - 21 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

War on drugs stretches US Coast Guard thin

While the world focuses on conflicts in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, the Coast Guard and its U.S. Southern Command partners are looking west.A link to this page will be included in your message. ... [Published DefenseNews.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

U.S. Is Losing (Has Lost?) the War on Drugs in Afghanistan

After a decade of reconstruction and over $7 billion spent on counternarcotic operations, the results are in: the United States has lost the “war on drugs” in Afghanistan, although few U.S. officials are willing to admit it. According to this report from ... [Published Cato Institute - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

In the epicentre of the war on drugs

- Virgin.comSorry, we don't look so hot in this browser. If you want to see us at our very best then how about upgrading? We're worth it…Here are the instructions how to upgrade your web browser .If you're using Internet Explorer, 'compatibility mode' ... [Published Virgin Group - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: War On Drugs, Mexico, Drugs
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Tufts SSDP hosts speaker highlighting problems in U.S. drug policy

In 1970, the United States government passed a federal law entitled the “Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act.” This piece of legislation marked the beginning of an aggressive, multiple decade-long effort to regulate drug us e. Many advocates ... [Published Tufts Daily - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

‘War on drugs’ discussed Saturday

ELLENSBURG — A community forum on “the war on drugs” is set for 3 p.m., Saturday in the Social Hall of the First United Methodist Church, Third Avenue and Ruby Street in downtown.The speakers will be Kittitas County Prosecutor Greg Zempel and Central ... [Published Ellensburg Daily Record - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 2 reports

Chart Of The Day: "Cost Of Living" Edition

If you thought an Ivy League education was beyond your reach financially, try jail in ... Thank you Federal Government War On Drugs...h/t @ConradHackett Average: 0 Your rating ... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 3 reports

Farce of US Multi-Billion Dollar War on Opium in Afghanistan Exposed by Record Crop

MARK KARLIN, EDITOR AT BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUTOpium field in Afghanistan. (Photo: isafmedia ) After 14 years of covering the shady underside of US politics and international policy, it would be easy to assert that all too often, "the more things change, ... [Published BuzzFlash.com - Oct 23 2014]

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"Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has hit an all-time high despite years of counter-narcotics efforts that have cost the US $7.6bn (£4.7bn), according to a US government watchdog. The..."
"They feel the register can be a way of keeping track of cannabis users in a system that still discriminates against them," said Dodera. "They are worried it may make it impossible for them to get work."
"If you are of that stream of thought, then all you're going to hear are the Chicago stories," Crawford said. "That's where your heightened awareness is. That's probably very much a trend within our sociology of today."

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War On Drugs + War On Terror = Boom Times For O... [Published The Young Turks - YouTube - 38 mins ago]
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Police shootings spur workers compensation awards [Published Baltimore Sun - 9 hours ago]
They Rule: It All Circles Back to The 1% [Published ZNet - 9 hours ago]
Rand Paul's Quest to Woo Young People -- What D... [Published AlterNet.org - 10 hours ago]
Obama To Nominate Civil Rights Lawyer To Top DO... [Published Live Trading News - 16 hours ago]
Readers' Voice: Oct. 25, 2014 [Published Charleston Gazette - 17 hours ago]
Re-elect Sheriff Reichert: Our View 17 minutes ago [Published Wisconsin Rapids Tribune - 18 hours ago]
Dupuy: War on drugs isn't theoretical conspiracy [Published OnlineAthens - 19 hours ago]
Pablo Medina: Paraguay’s Third Victim of Drug P... [Published Council on Hemispheric Affairs - 21 hours ago]
Accepting failure of drug war [Published Santa Maria Times - 21 hours ago]
Pot-legalization advocates in Missouri have hop... [Published KansasCity.com - 21 hours ago]
Law school panelists differ on legalization of pot [Published Gainesville Sun - 23 hours ago]
Las Cruces schools celebrate Red Ribbon Week [Published Las Cruces Sun-News - Oct 24 2014]
Overdose trends are troubling [Published MinnPost - Oct 24 2014]
How Prevalent Is Drug Laced Halloween Candy, Re... [Published Mother Earth News - Oct 24 2014]
Man brutally beaten in own home in illegal raid... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 24 2014]
War on drugs stretches US Coast Guard thin [Published DefenseNews.com - Oct 24 2014]
Government Passes Anti-Constitutional Surveilla... [Published Global Research - Oct 24 2014]
Upcoming Detroit Entheogenic conference opens u... [Published Michigan Citizen - Oct 24 2014]
County sheriff candidates reveal their priorities [Published BlueRidgeNow.com - Oct 24 2014]
In the debate about our national identity, my v... [Published The Independent - Oct 24 2014]
Nations Devastated By Ebola Were Already Under ... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 24 2014]
America, The Defensive: Wars, Terrorism And Thi... [Published Techdirt - Oct 24 2014]
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War On Drugs + War On Terror = Boom Times For O... [Published The Young Turks - YouTube - 38 mins ago]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j_wdjMk2e7E&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;War On Drugs + War On Terror = Boom Times For Opium Trade "Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has hit ...
Federal Judge Blocks Sports Betting In New Jers... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - 5 hours ago]
Late yesterday, a Federal Judge issued a temporary stay against a New Jersey plan that would have allowed sports betting to go forward in the state starting this weekend: A federal judge on Friday blocked New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s push ...
Ken Braun: What if bad public policy were judge... [Published MuskegonPundit - 6 hours ago]
Ken Braun: What if bad public policy were judged as harshly as failing football coaches? |MLive.com :"Barring the sort of improbable upset that happens at least once every other weekend and makes college football the greatest spectator sport ever ...
America, The Defensive: Wars, Terrorism And Thi... [Published Techdirt - Oct 24 2014]
If there's anything our government can do well, it's take a word loaded with tension and abuse it to the point of abstraction. First, we had "war." The word described the hellish events of the First and Second World War, along with armed, bloody conflicts ...
Please Support Independent Voices, Donate To Fi... [Published Firedoglake - Oct 24 2014]
As someone who reads a lot of the mainstream press I can not emphasize enough how important it is to have independent voices and platforms for those voices – to have access to views outside the orthodoxy. While much has been made of the recent ...
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