War On Drugs

Bobby Brown Says New Edition Created Nancy Reagan’s ‘Just Say No’ Slogan

Bobby Brown Says New Edition Wasn't Credited for Nancy Reagan's 'Just Say No' Slogan

Throughout the 1980’s and early 1990’s, the “War on Drugs” was in full swing under Ronald Reagan’s administration. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The former President vowed to forcefully end the “illegal” drug trade using the government and military. This “war” is one of the causes of mass incarceration of black and brown people for […]

Nixon Advisor Admits “War on Drugs” Targeted Black People

In a 22-year old interview now published by Harper’s Bazaar, one of President Richard Nixon‘s key advisors and central figure in the Watergate scandal admitted the United States’ “War on Drugs” was really a targeted war on Blacks and Hippies. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information It was Nixon’s domestic policy chief John Ehrlichman who once […]

The Heroin Epidemic, Nancy Reagan and the “Just Say No” Campaign

Nancy Reagan Lead Pic

On Sunday, March 6, 2016, former First Lady Nancy Reagan passed away at the age of 94, after suffering congestive heart failure. Mrs. Reagan will always be remembered for her “Just Say No” ad campaign designed to prevent teenagers from using drugs, which also became emblematic of her husband’s War on Drugs. Visit streaming.thesource.com for […]