Photograph of crack cocaine
The CIA and the Crack Epidemic – Really?

Introduction: Unveiling a Troubling Allegation For decades, the American government has faced accusations of intentionally saturating the streets with hard drugs, particularly in African-American communities, as a covert means of destabilizing them and thwarting their social and political progress. These allegations gained significant traction during the emergence of the crack epidemic in the 1980s. As […]

Close-up of Japanese ninja
Japan in the 1980s: A Unique Perspective

Introduction The 1980s in Japan marked a period of unprecedented economic growth and cultural transformation. While the Western world often takes center stage in discussions of this era, it is crucial to explore Japan’s experience and perspective during this time. By leveraging insights from first-hand witnesses, this article aims to provide a comprehensive account of […]