A couple of links to very helpful information for those who have never given much consideration to how the US/Mexico border represents and enforces American Imperialism and settler colonialism. For most Americans, there is a lot still to learn; these are good starting places.
Thanks to my good colleague & brother Carl Sachs for pointing out this story. More to think about in the war on drugs as a
In case you don’t have it in you to read the book–which I highly recommend as something you SHOULD read–here is a very nice overview.
In 2009, David Nutt, a neuropsychopharmacologist who served as chair of Britains Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs ACMD, published a paper in a
Fadiman’s influence transcends counterculture, though. It might even stretch through the very medium through which you’re reading these words. In What the Dormouse Said, John