Tag: drug war

Big Island Citizens Protest Drug War

A small group of demonstrators braved the rain near the King Kamahamaha statute in downtown Hilo on Friday afternoon to protest the 40th anniversary of President Nixon’s declaration of “War on Drugs”.
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Jimmy Carter: Call Off the Global Drug War

In an extraordinary new initiative announced earlier this month, the Global Commission on Drug Policy has made some courageous and profoundly important recommendations in a report on how to bring more effective control over the illicit drug trade. The commission …

THCF’s Paul Stanford Arrested Al Capone Style

(PORTLAND, Ore.) – Every arrest of a lawbreaker makes a big difference to the state of Oregon- every dime collected, a huge relief to the tax payers. That’s what one would hope, that the powers-that-be had the best interests of …