Bad neighbor policy

Washington's futile war on drugs in Latin America

By Carpenter, Ted Galen

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978-1-40396-137-2
Publisher
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.


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Reviewed on February 1, 2003

Far from a sloganeering metaphor, the war on drugs is an all-too-bloody reality, argues this meticulous and impassioned indictment of U.S. drug policy. While it has eroded civil liberties at home, the author argues, the war on drugs has been a catastrophe for Latin American countries. Their governments have been pressured by the U.S. into adopting a heavy-handed and unpopular program of drug prohibition; peasants have had their crops poisoned by drug eradication programs; dozens of planes have been shot down at the behest of U.S. surveilla...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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