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Hannah Hetzer is Senior International Policy Manager at the Drug Policy Alliance.
U.S. Decides to Withhold Aid to Philippines While Duterte Continues Murderous Drug War, But What Will Trump Do?
Posted on: Dec 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet
The Obama White House has stood up for human rights, but the new guy will be in office soon, and the early signs aren't exactly encouraging.
Activists Around the World Protest State-Sanctioned Murder of More than 3,000 People Who Use Drugs in the Philippines
Posted on: Oct 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Alberto. Cesar. Reynaldo. Felix. Marvin. Benjamin. Noel. Christopher. Unidentified Filipino male.
Why Is the U.S. Silent on Massacre of Drug Users in the Philippines?
Posted on: Aug 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Global civil society and even the UN Office on Drugs and Crime are raising the alarm, but the silence from Washington is deafening.
The War on Drugs Is Taking Center Stage at the United Nations
Posted on: Feb 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet
United Nations General Assembly to hold special session on drug policy.
Landmark Case in Mexico’s Supreme Court Could Pave the Way for Marijuana Legalization
Posted on: Oct 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet
Is consuming marijuana a human right? Mexico's high court will decide.
New Canadian Prime Minster Plans to Legalize Marijuana
Posted on: Oct 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet
The election of Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party will signify a 180-degree turn in Canada’s drug policies.
Uruguay Unveils Details for World’s First National Legal Marijuana Market
Posted on: May 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet
It is refreshing to see a small, trailblazing country pave the way for more intelligent, coherent and humane drug policies.
Busting 'El Chapo' Accomplishes Zilch
Posted on: Feb 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet
But ending drug prohibition would.
Uruguay On the Verge of Becoming First Country In World to Legalize Marijuana
Posted on: Dec 3, 2013, Source: AlterNet
It's about time.
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