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Dark alliance

the CIA, the Contras, and the crack cocaine explosion

by Gary Webb

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Published by Seven Stories Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Crack (Drug),
  • Cocaine abuse,
  • United States. Central Intelligence Agency,
  • Counterrevolutionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-536) and index.

    StatementGary Webb
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5833.L67 W43 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 548 p. :
    Number of Pages548
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24740548M
    ISBN 101888363681
    LC Control Number97052612

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He reflected on his fall from grace in the book, Into the Buzzsaw. Prior to “Dark Alliance,” Webb said, “I was winning awards, getting raises, lecturing college classes, appearing on TV.

Webb is the author of [Dark Alliance: The CIA, the Contras, and the Crack Cocaine Explosion]. He discussed his book, headline news and. In the "Dark Alliance", drawing from the newly declassified documents, undercover DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) audio and videotapes that had never been publicly released, federal court testimony, and interviews, Webb demonstrates how US government knowingly allowed massive amounts of drugs and money to change hands at the expense of.

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The description of Glenn Garvin's review of Dark Alliance was recently deleted without any discussion here, with some sharply POV comments on James Adams's review added as well. The deleting editor commented that he "removed Garvin "review" of book due to its completely off-topic anti-communist ranting & fact that "review" barely touches on.

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