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40 years ago the US sent Mexico into a financial crisis — and it transformed the narcotics industry

<i>In this excerpt from A Narco History: How the United States and Mexico Jointly Created the Mexican Drug War, coauthors Carmen Boullosa and Mike Wallace</i> <i>explain how the US and Mexico jointly created the Mexican Drug War.</i><p>In the mid 1970s, the United States had added to its woes of recession those of …

Mexico

The hackery of Lawrence Krauss

Last week a “public intellectual” named Lawrence Krauss wrote a story of New York Magazine titled All Scientists Should Be Militant Atheists. Krauss …

What it’s like to live on $2 a day in the United States

<b>By: Chico Harlan</b><p>In the United States, we often talk about poverty as a line: You are above it or below it; you escape it or can’t get out of it. …

6 Forgotten Mental Illnesses

Once thought to be the result of religious punishment or demonic possession, mental illness has come a long way. When we think about mental illnesses …

Mental Health

Book Review: ‘The New Atheist Threat’ By CJ Werleman

“Like all cults, New Atheists believe that “the best human beings, as defined by them as ‘rational’ and ‘enlightened’ should become powerful enough …

Book Reviews

If You Don’t Think Americans Have Lost Our Freedoms, READ THIS | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

The Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave The Land of the Fleeced and the Home of the Slave<p><i>This post explains the liberties guaranteed in the</i> …