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David Peck | Mia Donovan discusses her film "Dope is Death" about an acupuncture detox clinic set up in the 1970s which addressed drug addiction within a framework of race and class struggle.
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Fighting against tyranny in the Phillipines
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | President Rodrigo Duterte's "war on drugs" has killed over 20,000 people. Opposition and organizing against this repression is growing by the day.
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Krystalline Kraus | After several amendments to the Cannabis Act, marijuana will no longer violate the Criminal Code as of October this year. The marijuana laws in Canada will be even more liberal than the Netherlands.
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Krystalline Kraus | Our Senate voted to approve the legalization of marijuana on June 7, 2018, voting 56-30, with one abstention, in favour of the move.
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David J. Climenhaga | One thing very clear from Opposition Leader Jason Kenney's commentary is that he's not given up on the "war on drugs" strategy as the best way to reduce illegal drug use.
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David Peck | Violeta and Face2Face host David Peck talk about Cocaine Prison, freedom, power and politics, the "war on drugs" and Indigenous history and truth.
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Jiselle Hanna | The death toll of President Duterte's "War on Drugs" is now reaching 10,000 people. Paramilitary death squads are now a feature of life in the Philippines bringing terror to millions of people.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Summary of workers struggles in the Asia Pacific region and update on the effects of Duterte's brutal War on Drugs in the Philippines
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Marc Lee | On the campaign trail, Stephen Harper is repeating assertions that relaxing pot laws will lead to terrible things. But the real debate is whether we should decriminalize or legalize it.
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Stephen Kimber | There will continue to be festivals. And drugs. And people will die. Unless we acknowledge reality with harm reduction strategies.
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Redeye Collective | At the end of September, students from a rural teachers college were protesting in the southern Mexican State of Guererro. 57 students were arrested by police, 43 of whom were never seen again.
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Shama Rangwala | 'Citizen Marc' the new documentary about marijuana activist Marc Emery is an engaging and thoughtful film that ultimately asks "What do we want our country to be and what will we do make that happen?"