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Then Came Nixon

Historical Controversies Podcast

Tags Media and CultureThe Police StateU.S. History

09/20/2017Chris Calton

Season 1, Episode 7. In this episode, Chris Calton explains how the Nixon Administration kicked off the modern War on Drugs, featuring no knock raids, fictional crime stats, and the expansion of the American police state.

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Chris Calton

Chris Calton is an economic historian and a former Mises Research Fellow. He was the writer and host of the Historical Controversies podcast.

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