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Is the US really ready to end its drug war?

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Abstract


  • In recent years an international movement to reform global narcotics policies has been growing, with activists and presidents alike declaring that the United States’ “war on drugs” has failed. Now it seems the US has finally gotten the message – from Latin America, at least, whose nations have long borne the brunt of international drug prohibition.

Publication Date


  • 2017

Citation


  • L. Gomez Romero, 'Is the US really ready to end its drug war?' (2017) January 6 The Conversation 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3822&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/2811

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • January 6

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • In recent years an international movement to reform global narcotics policies has been growing, with activists and presidents alike declaring that the United States’ “war on drugs” has failed. Now it seems the US has finally gotten the message – from Latin America, at least, whose nations have long borne the brunt of international drug prohibition.

Publication Date


  • 2017

Citation


  • L. Gomez Romero, 'Is the US really ready to end its drug war?' (2017) January 6 The Conversation 1-4.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3822&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/2811

Number Of Pages


  • 3

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 4

Volume


  • January 6

Place Of Publication


  • Australia