Category Archives: Drugs

American Made –Tom Cruise to play Medellin cartel pilot Barry Seal

“In October, as Chairman of the Subcommittee on Narcotics and Drug Interdiction of the President’s Commission on Organized Crime, I had presided over a seminar at which Barry Seal had testified. His purpose there was to inform the commission and … Continue reading

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The long history of CIA involvement in the international narcotics trade — [Documentary]

“US officials in Central America failed to address this drug issue for fear of jeopardising the war efforts against Nicaragua … and senior US policymakers were not immune to the idea that drug money was a perfect solution to the … Continue reading

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Mexico — Prominent “drug cartels” journalist Javier Valdez shot dead

“Even though you may have bullet-proofing and bodyguards, the gangs will decide what day they are going to kill you.” Journalist Javier Valdez On Monday May 15 2017, a prominent Mexican journalist who covered drug cartels and organised crime has been … Continue reading

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