War on Drugs
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More Than 100 Apply for the Job of a Hangman in Sri Lanka
Including an American.
The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia
A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
How the Drug War Eats the Poor
According to a new report by the NGO Health Poverty Action, prohibition drives poverty and criminality in places like Brazil and India.
Snack Foods Are Not Crack, and It's Not Cute to Compare Them
Branding that compares gourmet foods to hard drugs makes light of the real impact of addiction and the War on Drugs.
Duterte’s drug war has killed thousands — but he needs weed to “stay awake”
His spokesperson later claimed it was "a joke."
War on Drugs
The cops have a suitcase packed with $1.3 million in cocaine in case anyone was looking for it
The suitcase arrived from Quito, Ecuador, and was packed with stacks of 38 cocaine bricks.
The War on Drugs Is Inseparable from US Imperialism
Much of the world used to treat drug addiction as a health issue, not a criminal one. And then America got its way.
The US Government Knew the War on Drugs Was Doomed from the Start
A 1967 Commission on Law Enforcement report on drugs was way ahead of its time.
The Insane Story of How Pablo Escobar Was Finally Captured
More than 20 years after the death of the "king of cocaine," countries are still dealing with the aftermath.
VICE Reporters Got Caught Up in Colombian Police Gunfire This Weekend
The government has apologized for the attack on international observers and journalists and put more than 100 National Police in the area on modified duty.
Tania Tapia and Santiago Valenzuela
I Smoked Weed Three Times and Ended Up in Rehab Hell
"It was such shell shock that... it was just like my bowels froze, my brain froze."
What It's Like to Meet the Men You Sentence to Prison
A judge opens up about the hardest part of his job.
Judge Mark W. Bennett