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Honduras Drug War

We Need a Conceptual Breakthrough in the War on Drugs

Stanton Peele | Posted 01.06.2013 | Politics
Stanton Peele

Among the misconceptions fostered by AA and the disease theory of addiction is the idea of "hitting bottom" -- that there is some objective state beneath which no human being will go. The same is true in our misconceptions about what will end our war on drugs.

Honduras Makes MAJOR Drug Bust

AP | FREDDY CUEVAS and MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 08.29.2012 | World

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras -- Honduran authorities announced Wednesday that the National Police have busted a rare, makeshift cocaine laboratory hidden in ...

US Hand in Honduran Massacre

Laura Carlsen | Posted 08.26.2012 | World
Laura Carlsen

The U.S. continues to channel hundreds of millions of dollars into confiscating prohibited substances in Honduras rather than making people safer. Not only do these policies not make people safer, they often end up killing, maiming, and exiling the poorest and most vulnerable.

Honduran Area Wants DEA To Leave After Deadly Operation

AP | ALBERTO ARCE and MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 07.17.2012 | World

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — Bullets flew as U.S. helicopters swooped toward a river boat. Honduran national police rappelled to the ground and local...