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Artist Adam Cullen dies

Archibald prize winner, for his portrait of David Wenham in 2000. Not killed directly by an overdose, as far as we know, but it seems he had multiple organ failure over the last year or so.

The Hunt for Khun Sa

Who better to review a book about the hunt for Khun Sa than one of the men who was there, published in SHAN Drug Watch.

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Why Cold Turkey is Molecular Murder

New Scientist

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Heroin is Harmless


At a hearing to determine the future of heroin on April 3rd 1924, a congressional committee heard evidence from many expert witnesses.

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SSA seeks to alleviate fear over drug policy

Following its agreement to cooperate with Naypyitaw on 19 May in Kengtung, Shan State East capital, the Restoration Council of Shan State / Shan State Army (RCSS/SSA) has been holding public meetings to ease fears that it may be waging a shooting war in conjunction with the Burma Army against dru

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Shan army to discuss cooperation against drugs with Naypyitaw

Friday, 11 May 2012 10:14 S.H.A.N.

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Mekong godfather run down

Friday, 27 April 2012 09:52 S.H.A.N.

Naw Kham, known as the Godfather of the Golden Triangle, where Thailand, Burma and Laos meet, was finally nabbed at his mistress’s home in Bokeo province, on Wednesday night, 25 April, confirmed sources in the area.
[Naw Kham]

I'm Waiting for the Man

"He's never early, he's always late.
First thing you learn is that you've always got to wait."

Too true. This song is another from the same vignette as Heroin but isn't so long or intense. It is a rocker and charming in the opening of their first record. Descriptive like the other songs and an evergreen cover for live bands.

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Drug smugglers using ever new tricks

Caught by relentless law en-forcers time and again, drug smugglers have to keep in-venting new tricks to stay ahead of the game, accord-ing to informed sources on the Sino-Burma border.

Requiem for a Dream

"Requiem for a Dream is a 2000 drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Marlon Wayans and Jennifer Connelly. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Hubert Selby, Jr., with whom Aronofsky wrote the screenplay. Burstyn was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance. The film was screened out of competition at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival." (Wikipedia)


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