Latin Americans from all walks of life are calling for a renewed approach to security and drug policy that moves away from the heavy-handed enforcement strategy that has devastated the lives of so many. Yet, Washington lawmakers aren’t listening, and U.S. policies often contribute to the problem, not the solution. Join us as we examine how the militarization of the drug war in Mexico, Central America, and Colombia continues to plague communities with violence.
The Failed U.S. War on Drugs: Human Rights Abuses and Militarization in Central America, Mexico, and Colombia
Saturday, Apr 18, 2015, 3:45 pm