As the marijuana economy takes off, let's not forget the casualties of the US war on drugs
Since the war on drugs has historically targeted black Americans most, these changes will disproportionately affect the black community and this ... In 1971, as the gains of the civil rights movement for black Americans and other minorities might have ...
Oil and the Iraqi Civil War: How Security Dynamics May Affect Oil Production
It should be obvious that a key consideration for the United States arising from the revived civil war in Iraq is its potential to affect Iraqi oil production ... could have major repercussions for the U.S. economy. As former Federal Reserve Chairman ...
How the Collapse of Iraq Would Affect America
The crisis in Iraq continued this ... and the White House did nothing to stop it, American soldiers would likely be both devastated and angry. It would also add to the list of crises gripping the Middle East. The civil war in Syria continues.
Civil War changed Wisconsin
Herdegen, author and chairman of the Wisconsin Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission. More than 90,000 Wisconsin soldiers from a state population of about 775,000 left their homes to fight in the South ... war economy, women here began to do the ...
Obama Dragged Down by Chaos at Home and Abroad, Not by the Economy
"Why do you think President Obama's job rating is falling, even though the economy is recovering ... In Syria there is violent civil war, and next door in Iraq terrorists are proclaiming a caliphate. Israel has been forced to launch a ground attack ...