The History of Drug Trafficking
While drug trafficking (and use) has been around for centuries in one form or another, drug trafficking as it is recognized today became prominent starting in the 1960s. This article features a brief time line of drug trafficking from the 1960s to the...
History. See also: History of opium in China. Chinese edicts against opium
smoking were made in 1729, 1796 and 1800. Addictive ...
Though the horrific drug violence in Mexico has captured our attention recently,
the history of the trade in the region stretches back much farther. This month ...
The history of drug trafficking goes back to the nineteenth century when drugs
like heroin, cocaine and morphine were introduced into society and exposed ...
The illegal trafficking
of artifacts and antiquities is a multi-billion dollar industry, third in terms of dollars earned behind the illegal traffic in drugs More »
Mar 25, 2009 ... Despite the ad campaigns, increased incarceration rates and a crackdown on
smuggling, the number of illicit drug users in America has risen ...
During the Nixon era, for the only time in the history of the war on drugs, the
majority of ... In response, drug traffickers begin a vendetta--"Medellin Massacre.
Since the 1970's, Colombia has been home to some of the most violent and
sophisticated drug trafficking organizations in the world. What started as a small ...
Jun 11, 2014 ... Historical background from Colombia to Mexico, ... Drug trafficking is one of the
most profitable illegal businesses that exists in the world. In the ...