Drugs

Alan Bean 02-17-2009
I moved to Tulia, Texas, in the summer of 1998, a year before a massive drug bust decimated the black side of town.
Laurel Frodge 02-10-2009
On July 23, 1999, undercover narcotics agent Tom Coleman executed one of the biggest drug busts in Texas history.
02-06-2009
As I sat in the federal court room in Tucson witnessing the sentencing of over 60 people who had been caught crossing the border between the U.S.
Janna Hunter-Bowman 08-26-2008

What have you heard about the paramilitary leaders extradited to the U.S. on drug trafficking charges? As formally demobilized paramilitary, they were being processed under what is known as the "justice and peace law" and were in the midst of hearings. Their confessions of macabre acts, partial at best, evolved to include naming ties with the Colombian government and international corporations. [...]

Bart Campolo 07-10-2007

I'm not friendly with the white-shirted drug dealers who work the corners near my house yet, but at least they acknowledge me as a neighbor now, instead of looking me over as a prospective buyer

David Batstone 01-01-2003

Zachary Bentley says he's no Ralph Nader.

Ten U.S. soldiers from Fort Huachuca, Arizona, have been charged in a $3 million drug-running scheme...

When a U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency survey found that one out of every 10 people in Baltimore is a drug addict, Methodist pastor Tim Warner decided enough was enough.

Rose Marie Berger 05-01-2001

In November 2000, Congress passed "Plan Colombia," a $1.3 billion plan to fight cocaine production in Colombia. 

Rose Marie Berger 05-01-2001

On the Colombian front of the drug war, it's hard to tell who—or what—is the real enemy.

Why a low-cost anti-AIDS tool remains out of reach.

Ryan Beiler 03-01-2000

U.S. military assistance to Colombia is reaching levels comparable to the aid given El Salvador in the 1980s, as the Drug War replaces the Cold War in the rubric of national security.

Will Campbell 11-01-1999
It's time to admit: We've lost the War on Drugs

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