War on Drugs

Instant Opinion: Tories treated Manchester like the miners
A pedestrian wearing a face-mask walks past graffiti declaring that 'the north is not a petri dish'.
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Instant Opinion: Tories treated Manchester like the miners

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 22 October
22 Oct 2020
Could legalising cocaine solve Mexico’s drug problem?
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Could legalising cocaine solve Mexico’s drug problem?

Court approves recreational use for two people in landmark ruling hailed as ‘historic step’ in war on drugs
22 Aug 2019
Instant Opinion: Hong Kong is flashpoint in new cold war
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Instant Opinion: Hong Kong is flashpoint in new cold war

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 30 July
30 Jul 2019
Mexican president ‘wants to disband entire army’
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Mexican president ‘wants to disband entire army’

Leftist leader faces stiff resistance to plans to put national security in the hands of the National Guard police force
3 Jul 2019
Second Philippine mayor gunned down in 24 hours
A mural of Rodrigo Duterte watches over a demonstration against drug war killings
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Second Philippine mayor gunned down in 24 hours

Opposition blames ‘culture of violence’ created by President Duterte’s brutal war on drugs
4 Jul 2018
Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte calls for ICC mass exodus
Rodrigo Duterte
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Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte calls for ICC mass exodus

‘Trump of the East’ has withdrawn from court after it launched an inquiry into extrajudicial killings
19 Mar 2018