The War In Afghanistan Is A Good Thing (If You’re A Drug-Dealer)

The “War on Drugs” and the “War on Terror” are more intertwined than the media and our elected officials would like us to think.

from Zero Hedge: 

Submitted by Mnar Muhawesh via MintPressNews.com,

The “War on Drugs” and the “War on Terror” are more intertwined than that media and our elected officials would like us to think.

And this became full front and center when the U.S.-led global crusades overlapped in Afghanistan, leaving in their wake a legacy of death, addiction and government corruption tainting Afghan and American soil.

In the U.S., the War in Afghanistan is among the major contributing factors to the country’s devastating heroin epidemic.

Over 10,000 people in America died of heroin-related overdoses in 2014 alone– an epidemic fuelled partly by the low cost and availability of one of the world’s most addictive, and most deadly, drugs.

Despite our promises to eradicate the black market…

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