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Drug War

How the Canucks Can Get Legalization Right

Espa√ĪolThis week, the Canadian Liberal Party swept to victory, returning a progressive government to power after about a decade of conservative rule. The Liberals, compared to their counterparts across the Anglosphere, have a pretty solid…

Marijuana Prohibition on Its Last Legs

Espa√Īol Proposals recently emerged in the Lone Star State that could signal the turning of the tide in the War on Drugs across the Americas. At the beginning of March, Texan Representative David Simpson (R) put forward a¬†bill¬†that would…

Bolivia’s Narco State Now Out in the Open

Espa√ĪolOne year ago, in October 2013, I wrote "Bolivia, the Narco-Trafficker's Paradise," published in El Deber and El Dia.¬†My article¬†concluded that "the Bolivian government¬†is still working hard to¬†realize the¬†'process of change' project,…