byon Mar 11, 2014 12:16PM
More than half of those currently incarcerated are there because of drug offenses.
byon Aug 8, 2013 11:40AM
Looks like Attorney General Eric Holder is drawing the curtains on the War on Drugs
byon Jul 15, 2011 9:52AM
Things have moved slowly on Capitol Hill. Now, NAACP says conservative allies may speed things up.
byon Jul 11, 2011 2:16PM
If human decency isn't enough to get people to call for an end to the War on Drugs, maybe TV ratings will do the job.
byon Jul 8, 2011 10:20AM
There's no shortage of ideas for fixing the damage done by decades of drug war.
byon Jul 1, 2011 11:40AM
Not every crack cocaine offender will have their sentence reduced. Here's why.
byon Jun 30, 2011 9:29AM
The U.S. Sentencing Commission voted to retroactively apply Congress' 2010 reform to drug convictions.
Forty years and $1 trillion in, the war on drugs hasn't worked--unless locking up a massive number of black and brown people was the plan all along.
byon Jun 14, 2011 8:56AM
After losing his son to drug violence, a renowned Mexican artist set out on a cross-country trek to dramatize the death that our failed, militaristic response to narcotics has spawned.