War on Drugs and the African American Community
Jun 17, 2011

War on Drugs and the African-American Community The Institute of the Black World 21st Century held a forum on the impact of the policies of the ‘War on Drugs’ on the African-American community. Speakers included Jesse Jackson and Representative John Conyers (D-MI). President Nixon used the term “War on Drugs” to promote his drug control initiatives, and subsequent administrations have continued variations of those polices.”

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