How Portugal Ended Its War on Drugs

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How Portugal Ended Its War on Drugs

 

Back in the 1990s, Portugal faced a heroin crisis. Most people knew someone affected by the lethal drug. Just two decades later, the country has one of the lowest drug-related death rates in the world. This dramatic turnaround isn’t credited to a hard-line approach, but instead by decriminalizing all drugs.

Source: Bloomberg – How Portugal Ended Its War on Drugs

 

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