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Drug crazy : how we got into this mess and how we can get out

Author: Mike Gray
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Journalist Mike Gray offers a scathing indictment of the financial fiasco of the war on drugs, chronicling expensive and hypocritical follies that have benefited only two groups: professional  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Gray
ISBN: 0415926475 9780415926478
OCLC Number: 42719507
Notes: Originally published: New York : Random House, 1998.
Description: 251 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A tale of two cities: Chicago: 1995/1925 --
May it please the court --
Long day's journey into night --
The devil and Harry Anslinger --
Addiction to disaster --
The river of money --
Montezuma's revenge --
Mission impossible --
Lessons from the old country --
Reefer madness --
Prescription for sanity --
Appendix A: U.S. Murder Rate --
Federal Drug War Budget, 1981-1993 --
State and Federal Prison Population, 1966-1996 --
Appendix B: An activist's guide.
Responsibility: Mike Gray.
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"Everyone who is interested in a solution to our current irrational drug policy should read this book. --Wendell Dygert, Columbia City Post & Mail."

 
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