Pipe Dream Blues: Racism and the War on Drugs

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South End Press, 1991 - History - 293 pages
Lusane argues that "the federal drug war being waged in the nation's capital is parallel to that waged against other communities nationwide and worldwide."--SF Bay Guardian
 

Contents

Introduction to Part I 356
5
The Continuing Dilemma
11
A Crisis of Vision Strategy and Leadership
18
Racism and the Drug Crisis
25
Women Families Communities and the Drug Crisis
55
The War on Drugs and Other Living Things
67
The Problems of Drug Testing
105
The Internationalization of the Illegal Drug Trade
111
Part II
138
The Drug Crisis in Washington D C Part 1
153
The Drug Crisis in Washington D C Part 2
163
Introduction to Part III
197
Afterword
223
Appendices
255
Index
275
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