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Eugene Jarecki Says Prop 36 in CA Could Move US Away From Its War on

Eugene Jarecki Says Prop 36 In CA Could Move US Away From Its War On

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Cheryl Contee, co-founder of blog Jack & Jill Politics, reiterated the racial justice issue. "The federal government found that in 2006, … Yet blacks are 11 to 12 times more likely to be incarcerated for drug abuse," she said. In a late Oct. poll, 67 …
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FILM: Brixton Blog's Thursday round-up | Film Africa special

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However, if you're more in the mood for a harrowing-but-tender love story, try Ira Sachs' beautiful New York-set Keep The Lights On, about a gay relationship blighted by drug addiction. With 24 extra minutes added, Stanley Kubrick's classic chiller The …
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City Without Drugs petitions for Russian authorities to cease police pressure

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"Tomorrow we will start gathering signatures all over the country," Yevgeny Royzman, who founded the City Without Drugs organization, wrote in his LiveJournal blog. City Without Drugs has already been the subject of three investigations into the …
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