Report Says War On Drugs Harms Women In Latin America

A report by Nobel Peace Prize winners Jody Williams and Rigoberta Menchu alleges that the “militarization” of anti-drug efforts in Mexico, Honduras, and Guatemala, aided by the US, has actually led to more violence against women, some of whom have been killed when they were mistaken for drug traffickers. Says the report, “The war on drugs … has become a war on women.” posted on

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

Facebook Conversations
          
    Hot Buzz

    12 Reasons Nepal Should Go On Your Vacation Bucket List

    omg

    Students Send Heartbreaking Texts As Ferry Sinks Off South Korean Coast

    viral
    Now Buzzing