During the 1980s, the American left was mobilized in opposition to the Reagan administration policy of arming the Nicaraguan Contras--counter-revolutionaries, whose primary purpose was to destabilize the left-wing Sandinista government.
Behaving more and more like a military force, Mexican drug cartels have greatly increased their use of improvised explosive devices in their combat with authorities and rival criminal gangs, the Mexican army said on Tuesday.
A little over two months ago, the Mexican TV channel Milenio published shocking footage of a cartel member wielding a "military-grade grenade launcher" in Matamoros, a city in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas that borders Brownsville, Tex
The world's deadliest drug cartels have taken the concept of monster trucks to a terrifying level by retrofitting popular pickups with armour, battering rams, and machine gun turrets.
Forty years ago last week, the Los Angeles Herald Examiner published my first attack on the federal drug war.
Fentanyl has caused many overdose deaths in recent years, and much of it has entered the United States through Mexico. A number of politicians have thrown their support behind a proposal to officially label narcotics traffickers based in Mexico as
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is set to unleash significant rule changes disguised as public health initiatives, which would empower Mexican drug cartels and arm them with a lucrative new revenue stream.
The Mexican government has been waging war against drug cartels for over a decade with limited success. These cartels illegally procure modern military equipment from Western countries, making the fight comparable to those in Middle Eastern warzones.
A curious business appeared in downtown Vancouver, Canada, last week. Called the "Drugs Store," it offered Canadians a supply of cocaine, heroin, meth, and other drugs. Its owner, Jerry Martin, was promptly arrested, but he hopes that the shop'
California's cannabis industry is in a free-fall, with some municipalities in the northern part of the state making plans for significantly reduced tax revenues as a result of a collapse in wholesale prices.A cannabis growing operation in the Santa
EXCLUSIVE: Mexican Drug Cartels To Launch Terror Attacks Inside U.S., Warns Federal Intel
In a stunning display of misplaced priorities, some Minnesota politicians appear to be more concerned about the jobs of drug-sniffing dogs than the lives of humans impacted by cannabis prohibition.
International Man: There has been a recent push by some US politicians of the neocon variety to use the US military against Mexican drug cartels.
In September, a federal judge ruled that field test sellers can potentially be held liable for harm caused by erroneous results.
Trump and Republicans want to bomb Mexico to fight the "invasion" of fentanyl. Apparently, no lessons have been learned from the failed war on drugs.
Vivek Ramaswamy is running for the GOP as an outsider. Let's take a look at his platform.
"WEAPON OF MASS DESTRUCTION": Mexican Resident Charged With Possessing OVER 1 MILLION Fentanyl Pills Equaling 108 Kilograms With Intent to Sell in Arizona AND 2.5 Million+ Pills Seized at The Border Last Week
Government agents got a tip that a Kansas man literally dying of terminal cancer was self-medicating with cannabis to ease his excruciating pain. They leapt into action to save the day and deliver justice to the criminal good and hard.
Joe Biden has spent the last two years dismantling the southern border. Biden's Open Borders policies are killing innocent Americans, ravaging American communities, enriching the cartels, and destabilizing large parts of Mexico and Latin America.Si
According to an article released by Forbes, the gang operated across the United States, Europe, Mexico, and Australia. The DEA reported that the cartel funneled up to $40 million of illicit proceeds through the exchange.
Today, opium prohibition seems almost natural, inevitable.
The Parallel Histories of Drug War I and Drug War II. Government and law enforcement increasingly surveil and influence the way doctors treat pain, psychoactive substance use, and substance use disorder.
Marijuana remains illegal federally, even though many states are moving to legalize the drug
Three weeks ago, President Biden issued a mass pardon for people convicted of federal marijuana possession. His leftist supporters praised and glorified him for his act of extreme compassion and generosity.
Earlier this month, President Joe Biden announced what many perceived to be one of the largest acts of clemency in history.
--suspended after he advised parishioners to carry guns to fight off drug cartels
China Supplies Fentanyl Ingredients to Cartels to Flood America with Overdose Deaths
President Biden on Thursday announced he'll pardon thousands of people with federal marijuana possession convictions, and ordered a review of the plant's classification as a "Schedule I" drug.
Over the last few years, as cannabis prohibitions have gradually lifted across the United States, researchers have chronicled a number of interesting changes in drug use behaviors. For example, several studies have seen a distinct drop in opioid pres
On the day that U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner received her 9-year jail sentence from a Russian court for illegally possessing cannabis oil, President Biden issued the following statement: