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The DEA: A Good Place to Cut the Federal Budget

By Alice Salles Mises Institute January 23, 2017   The DEA: A Good Place to Cut the Federal Budget   The US government’s efforts against illicit drugs have finally run their course. With over one trillion dollars wasted over the past several decades and nothing to show but failure, taxpayers are beginning to ask a simple yet […]

The DEA: A Good Place to Cut the Federal Budget

The DEA Is to Blame for America’s Opioid Overdose Epidemic

By Cathy Reisenwitz Foundation for Economic Education December 7, 2016   The DEA Is to Blame for America’s Opioid Overdose Epidemic     Heroin overdose rates doubled in 28 states between 2010 and 2012, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A record-breaking 28,000 Americans died of opioid overdoses in 2014. In 2000, […]

Ohio shocker: 793 million opioid drug doses prescribed in one year

($86 million) DEA drug fighting plane doesn’t fly

($86 million) DEA drug fighting plane doesn’t fly

By Against Crony Capitalism April 30, 2016   ($86 million) DEA drug fighting plane doesn’t fly     This is the sort of thing which really gets me. That 86 million was spent but the taxpayers got nothing for it. People got paid. Contractors went to work. Checks were issued. But nothing tangible. And the […]


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The Real Reason Nixon Created the DEA – Part II

By David Hathaway LewRockwell.com June 1, 2015   The Real Reason Nixon Created the DEA – Part II   (Part two. Continued from part one.) CIA cold war and hot war activity was coming to light for the first time and was falling into the crosshairs of Congress and the media.  Anti-communist arguments had been […]


The Real Reason Nixon Created the DEA – Part I

By David Hathaway LewRockwell.com May 30, 2015   The Real Reason Nixon Created the DEA – Part I   When the DEA is seen in a negative light by Americans, it is due almost entirely to the agency’s relatively small relationship to the domestic war on drugs. But, the reason for this agency coming into […]

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How the War on Drugs Facilitated the Global War on Terrorism

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute April 9, 2015   How the War on Drugs Facilitated the Global War on Terrorism     When President George W. Bush announced the Global War on Terrorism in 2001 he did not have to start his war from scratch. Instead, the development of the United States government’s war […]


US Engaged in Massive Car Spying Program

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams January 28, 2015   US Engaged in Massive Car Spying Program Documents obtained by ACLU reveal vast expansion of DEA’s license plate reader database   The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) operates a massive secret government database that tracks the movement of motorists across the country, documents reveal. The documents, obtained […]


Nations Largest Cocaine Smuggler Revealed: The DEA 2

  Nations Largest Cocaine Smuggler Revealed: The DEA     Published by NextNewsNetwork Published on Jan 15, 2014 For decades, it has been rumored the United States government was secretly sponsoring the smuggling of cocaine into the country. Federal officials have long denied such speculation, pointing out the billions of dollars spent intercepting drugs. Newly […]


Reuters: U.S. directs agents to cover up program used to investigate Americans

Source: http://libertycalling.net Posted by Judy Morris Reuters: U.S. directs agents to cover up program used to investigate Americans   (Reuters) – A secretive U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration unit is funneling information from intelligence intercepts, wiretaps, informants and a massive database of telephone records to authorities across the nation to help them launch criminal investigations of […]


Feds Raid Marijuana Dispensaries in Washington State

Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger Feds Raid Marijuana Dispensaries in Washington State   Like an insecure bully trying to demonstrate how tough he or she is and feel better about itself, the Feds raided marijuana dispensaries in Washington state despite the fact that Proposition 502 made it legal. Recall, I warned about this last year […]