The War on Drugs has failed Mexico

From the Washington Post:

BOSTON — Mexico is not a failing state, as it has become fashionable to say. What has failed is our “war on drugs.” That failure and the drug-related violence wracking Mexico suggest it is time to open a national discussion on legalizing drugs.

About 6,600 Mexicans were killed in fighting involving drug gangs last year, and alarms are going off in this country.

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