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Soldier Implicates Guatemalan President In Civil War Atrocities

AP | SONIA PEREZ-DIAZ | Posted 04.05.2013 | World

GUATEMALA CITY -- A former soldier implicated Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina in civil war atrocities on Thursday during the trial of former U....

The Genie Has Escaped the Drug Prohibition Bottle

Ethan Nadelmann | Posted 09.29.2012 | World
Ethan Nadelmann

The long term alternative to the failed global drug prohibition regime ultimately lies in embracing three specific policy options: legal regulation of cannabis; full decriminalization of possession of small amounts of drugs; and legal access to pharmaceutical versions of other illicit drugs for addicts.

Marijuana Legalization Debate Arrives: From Latin American Presidents to Costco Magazine!

Tony Newman | Posted 05.05.2012 | Politics
Tony Newman

The U.S. has been shoving our failed drug policy down the throats of countries around the world and at home for decades. All of those in favor of a serious and honest debate say "Aye"!

Conservative Former General Wins Guatemalan Presidency

AP | By SONIA PEREZ D. | Posted 01.07.2012 | World

GUATEMALA CITY -- In the end, Guatemala's electoral tradition and weariness with crime trumped rising enthusiasm for a youthful populist. Guatemalans...