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    The widening gap in America's two tiered society

    Emily Spence
    31 August 2009
    In the media
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    Mexico and Argentina Enact Drug Decriminalization, US Drug Policy Increasingly Out of Step

    28 August 2009
    In the media

    In the last eight days, the decriminalization of drug possession has gone into effect for 150 million Latin Americans.

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    Con-con by May 2010 'mission impossible,' analysts say

    Johanna Camille Sisante
    27 August 2009
    In the media
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    Stepping away from the darkness

    Martin Jelsma
    27 August 2009
    In the media
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    Searching for enemies

    Gabriel Kolko
    24 August 2009
    In the media
  7. Stepping away from the darkness

    Martin Jelsma
    19 August 2009
    In the media

     

    The Drug War has failed. After more than 20 years of tirelessly pushing for the same policy, the efforts have not been able to bring the expanding illicit drug markets under control and instead have led to an unmanageable crisis in the judicial and penitentiary systems, human rights violations, the consolidation of criminal networks and the marginalization of drug users who are pushed out of reach of health care services. For these reasons, some Latin American countries are starting to explore a more effective and honest drug policy.


    Newsweek Argentina, August 19, 2009

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    Has the left blown its big chance of success?

    Andy Beckett
    17 August 2009
    In the media
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    Indigenous People Troubled by US Military Presence in Colombia

    Gustavo Capdevila
    14 August 2009
    In the media