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Drug War American Style

The Internationalization of Failed Policy and its Alternatives (Current Issues in Criminal Justice)

by Jurg Gerber

  • 254 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Causes & prevention of crime,
  • Central government policies,
  • Drug addiction & substance abuse,
  • International relations,
  • 20th century,
  • Narcotics, Control of,
  • United States,
  • Criminal Justice Administration,
  • Drug Crimes,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Popular Culture - Counter Culture,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Criminology,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • Drug control

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8048133M
    ISBN 100815334052
    ISBN 109780815334057

      After his story had been vetted downstairs, it made its way up seven flights of stairs and landed with a curious thud among the crowded cubicles of C, the Latin American drug squad. Trump offered to help Mexico “wipe” the drug cartels “off the face of the earth” after a Mormon family with American citizenship was ambushed in northern Mexico and brutally killed on Monday.

    "Art Benavie's new book, How the Drug War Ruins American Lives, is comprehensive and persuasive. Benavie offers a scathing critique against the War on Drugs, putting a human face on the millions of Americans whose lives and civil rights have been forever diminished. This book is a must-read for anyone—student, policymaker, and citizen. The War on Drugs is a term for the actions taken and legislation enacted by the United States government, intended to reduce or eliminate the production, distribution, and use of illicit War on Drugs began during the Nixon administration with the goal of reducing the supply of and demand for illegal drugs, though an ulterior, racial motivation has been proposed.

    It seemed the United States was losing its war on drugs when a National Household Survey on drug abuse in revealed marijuana use among teenagers had almost doubled since after 13 years of decline, more young adults were using heroin and LSD than ever before, and cocaine-related emergency room admissions were at the highest levels ever. MANILA, Philippines – A few years ago, a young Filipino-American writer named Randy Ribay stumbled upon an article about the bloody "drug war" happening in his birth country, the Philippines.


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