Corporate power, US drug enforcement and the repression of indigenous peoples in Latin America

  title={Corporate power, US drug enforcement and the repression of indigenous peoples in Latin America},
  author={Horace A. Bartilow},
  journal={Third World Quarterly},
  pages={355 - 372}
Abstract The question that motivates this article is: what are the mechanisms through which the prosecution of the drug war in Latin America lead to human rights repression? In answering this question, I theorise that drug enforcement is a coalition of actors that facilitates domestic and international consensus around prohibition as a mechanism for corporate expansion. Drug war infrastructure financing is likely to facilitate the expansion of corporate investments by resource-seeking… 
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