Wars Are Rarely Fought Sober
Although that was the case throughout most of human history, it seems inconceivable that today’s professional U.S. military would use performance-enhancing drugs to gain an edge against our nation’s formidable adversaries. But you might be surprised. Some of the earliest examples of explicit drug use are found in Homer’s... Read more
Meet the Little-Known Mexican Cartel Filling California’s Demand for Heroin
This article originally appeared at InSight Crime. A little-known drug trafficking group in Mexico called “Las Moicas” has not only successfully defended its foothold in the U.S. heroin market for years against Mexico’s most powerful cartels, but recent reports suggest that it might be expanding. In an interview with... Read more