Search results

78 items
  1. Thumbnail

    Brazil 2002. The Victory of the Da Silvas

    Daniel Chavez
    31 October 2002
    Article
  2. Thumbnail

    The movement is the message

    Oscar Reyes
    01 December 2002
    Article
  3. Thumbnail

    Magic Realism for Real?

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    12 February 2002
    Article
  4. Thumbnail

    Crack Heads and Roots Daughters

    • Melanie Dreher
    01 January 2002

    publicationAn ethnographic study of women and drug use in inner city neighborhoods in Kingston, Jamaica, revealed that cannabis is commonly used in conjunction with crack cocaine to minimize the undesirable effects of crack pipe smoking, specifically paranoia and weight loss.

    application-pdfDownload the document (PDF)

  5. Thumbnail
  6. Thumbnail

    FTAA: the new colonisation

    Kevin Smith
    01 June 2002
    Article
  7. Thumbnail

    Conflict flares in the Bolivian tropics

    • Drugs and Democracy
    01 January 2002
    Policy briefing

    An impressive reduction of the coca-cultivated area has been achieved within the framework of Plan Dignidad, but this ‘success’ has exacted a heavy toll in terms of the impoverishment and criminalisation of the Bolivian coca leaf-growing peasantry, or cocaleros, as they are known.

  8. Thumbnail

    Against Dictators: Use Law, not War

    John Cavanagh
    13 December 2002
    Article

    The argument over what action to take against Saddam Hussein is driven by the rhetoric of war. But can peaceful, legal action against Iraq's ruthless dictator be effective? The long campaign to bring Augusto Pinochet of Chile to justice offers an encouraging precedent.

  9. Thumbnail

    Notes Towards a New Politics

    • Hilary Wainwright
    20 January 2002

    This briefing contributes towards theorising democratic, egalitarian and emancipatory politics that have for some time been struggling from below. Hilary Wainwright highlights practical lessons learnt from the experiences of labour and broad-based social movements in Brazil, the UK and the USA.

  10. Thumbnail
  11. Thumbnail
  12. Thumbnail

    Globalisation from the Middle? Reflections from a Margin

    Peter Waterman
    01 November 2002
    Article
  13. Thumbnail

    Enough

    Phyllis Bennis
    20 April 2002
    Article
  14. Thumbnail

    New Dawn in Brazil

    Marcos Arruda
    01 December 2002
    Article
  15. Thumbnail

    Uma outra integração é possível:

    Marcos Arruda
    24 October 2002
    Article
  16. European Cannabis Policies Under Attack

    • Tom Blickman
    01 April 2002
    Policy briefing

    A strong attack against the European practice of 'leniency' regarding cannabis use and possession took place at the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) session (11-15 March, 2002) in Vienna. There was an orchestrated attempt to pass a CND resolution to put a dam against the 'leniency'.

  17. Breaking the Impasse

    • Tom Blickman, David Bewley-Taylor, Martin Jelsma, Amira Armenta, Virginia Montañés
    19 July 2002
    Policy briefing

    This issue of Drugs & Conflict attempts to outline the possibilities for a breakthrough in the current impasse of the current international drug control regime.

  18. Thumbnail

    East Asia's Future

    Walden Bello
    01 September 2002
    Article
  19. Thumbnail

    Hope Triumphed Over Fear

    Tom Blickman
    28 October 2002
    Article
  20. Thumbnail

Pages