Day: June 27, 2020


Did Nixon Get the War on Drugs Right? Michael Massing’s The Fix

The dust jacket of Michael Massing’s¬†The Fix¬†summarizes his thesis in bold red letters: “Under the Nixon Administration, America Had an Effective Drug Policy. WE SHOULD RESTORE IT. (Nixon Was Right).” That is a pretty extraordinary claim to make regarding an administration that gained office in large part through the “Southern Strategy” that had at its […]

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