The 'war on drugs' is a war on culture and human diversity
Date Written: 28/04/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19292
The 'war on drugs' is presented as a necessary battle against social evils. But from the Andes to the Caribbean, prohibition has criminalised both religious and cultural expression. And it's a war that is strictly for the global poor: people in Colorado can grow pot - so why not Colombians?