Apr 16, 2012

US Allies Call for Drug Legalization

Antiwar: "The Summit of the Americas, normally a subdued tri-annual gathering of regional leaders, could be more interesting than usual this year, as right-wing governments are set to clash with their U.S. allies over the war on drugs.

An increasingly large chorus of nations — ravaged by trafficking and violence — say it’s now time to re-think international drug policy. As the corrupting power of cartels grows across Mexico and Central America, and as the body count rises, legalization needs to be seriously discussed as an alternative to militarization, regional leaders say. " read more

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