1707, 2017

Inspired by bereaved mother, MP says drug policy needs a radical re-think

By | July 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tomorrow at 11:30 am (GMT) there is a UK Parliamentary debate on Drugs Policy. When: 11.30am Where: Main Chamber, House of Commons What: General Debate on Drug Policy Layla Moran, MP [...]

307, 2017

5 Reasons to meet your MP

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

We want you to contact your MP directly to ask what they intend to do about our failed drug laws. Here’s why: 1. You [...]

506, 2017

Waiting with love – the truth behind “Narcos”

By | June 5th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

This blog by Anyone’s Child Coordinator, Mary Ryder, was originally published by openDemocracy on 2 June 2017 Since the Mexican state intensified its drug war in 2006 more than 28,000 people [...]

905, 2017

24 hours in a British jail

By | May 9th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

  It’s June 24th. My husband has just been sentenced to 9 years in jail. I watch him walk out of the dock and into a life where he is no [...]

505, 2017

Ten years of militarized drug policies in Mexico: more violence and human rights violations

By | May 5th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

This blog is adapted from a speech given by Daniel Joloy, Amnesty International, at the launch of the Anyone's Child Mexico interactive documentary Mexico decided over ten years ago to [...]

1904, 2017

The Failed ‘War on Drugs’

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|4 Comments

This is a guest blog by Gary Mead A remarkable event went almost unnoticed over the Easter weekend – Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, introduced a Bill to legalise the [...]