Beckett, Charlie (2010) Can you bust the media drug myths? British Politics and Policy at LSE (16 Dec 2010) Blog Entry.
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The ‘war on drugs’ has been a politically fraught issue in recent decades, with many calling for the decriminalisation of hard drugs as a partial solution. Charlie Beckett looks at Bob Ainsworth’s recent calls for decriminalisation, and investigates why he was unable to do more when he was a Labour Minister in the last government.
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|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
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