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Episode
72

The War On Drugs

First published on
July 17, 2020
Politics
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19
minutes
Drugs
USA
Alcohol
Crime
Economics

In 1971, Richard Nixon declared The War On Drugs. Almost 50 years later, in a war that has cost the US over a trillion dollars, we take a look at the effect that this war has had on society.

Why was it declared, what actually happened, and who are the real winners?

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