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The War On Drugs
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The Opioid Crisis Sweeping Africa | The War on Drugs

Africa is in the midst of an opioids crisis. The painkiller Tramadol is exploding on the continent – and the War on Drugs is making the situation even worse.
The War On Drugs
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Turning 12-Year-Olds Into Drug Dealers | The War on Drugs

County Lines – big city crime groups exploiting kids to sell drugs has horrified the UK. But, we show how this phenomenon is a direct product of the War on Drugs itself.
The War On Drugs
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Die in Agony: The War on Medicine | The War on Drugs

The War on Drugs is bad for your health. We explore how the drug war impacts medicine, causing massive, unnecessary suffering.
The War On Drugs
11:12

Why Cocaine Is Worth $150,000 Per Kilo

We follow the money to find out how the cocaine industry actually works, why it functions the way it does and who bears the responsibility.
The War On Drugs
10:55

Does Crystal Meth Really Make Your Teeth Fall Out? | The War on Drugs

Does crystal meth use really make your teeth fall out? We pick apart meth fact from fiction and show how the War on Drugs has created a world on speed.
The War On Drugs
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The Racist Legacy of The War on Drugs | The War on Drugs

Racism is not a bug of the War on Drugs – it’s a feature. Since their earliest beginnings, drug laws have been explicitly built around targeting ethnic minorities.
The War On Drugs
11:04

America’s Opioid Epidemic Is Killing 40,000 a Year | The War on Drugs

This is the story of the North America Opioid Crisis – how a combination of medical overprescribing and drug prohibition created an epidemic as serious as COVID-19.
The War On Drugs
9:25

Why Taking Out Drug Lords Is a Bad Idea

Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán turned Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel into the most powerful drugs gang on the planet. When he was arrested, it unleashed a tidal wave of violence.
The War On Drugs
9:47

How Super-Strength Weed Dominated the UK

In the early-2000s, the War on Drugs tried to stop smokers getting high on hash. However, this led to the UK getting its very own domestic ‘skunk’ industry.
The War On Drugs
7:57

The Rise, Fall and Enduring Legacy of Mephedrone

Mephedrone in the late 00s was easy to order off the internet, it was the catalyst that moved the drugs market online – changing the way people get high forever.
The War On Drugs
10:32

Decriminalization or Death: Portugal’s Drug Policy vs. Philippines

In 2001, Portugal decriminalized all drugs. Meanwhile, the police in the Philippines have spent the last four years shooting thousands of addicts dead in the street. Which is more effective – decriminalization or death?
DOSED
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Meth Country

While the war on opioids rages on in America, meth is making a comeback.
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