Who Wins in the War on Drugs – Part 3

Who Wins in the War on Drugs – Part 3

Stimulants
Not all drugs are used recreationally to ‘mellow out’ and stimulants are the number one go to for people who want to party longer. With cocaine as the number one target, and its crack form being one of the most offensive substances in the eye of the war on drugs campaign, millions of users have been detained, beaten, jailed and killed in the name of prevention. However, its classier brother, […]

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Who Wins in the War on Drugs – Part 2

Who Wins in the War on Drugs – Part 2

Opiods
One of America’s biggest crises at the moment is that brought on by the extremely high increase in opiod abuse. The opiod class is one that includes opiates, which are drugs that contain opium, the resin obtained from the poppy. Found in great number in ancient China, this highly addictive substance captured millions in its snare before it made its way into the United States. Commonly used to help with […]

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Who Wins in the War on Drugs – Part 1

Who Wins in the War on Drugs – Part 1

In 1971 President Richard Nixon launched a countrywide campaign known as the War On Drugs, this war was not on a country or an organisation as many have been since but on the act of abusing restricted substances and seemingly the substances themselves. The initiative which was launched set into place policies and action by the government that were designed to stamp out the overbearing use of illicit compounds that […]

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