America's War on Drugs
An immersive trip through five decades of American drug policy, this docuseries probes the unintended consequences of criminalizing narcotics.
S01:E01 - Acid, Spies, & Secret Experiments
Gangsters, gurus, warlords, spies, and politicians vie for control of a black market for narcotics.
S01:E02 - Cocaine, Cartels, & Crack Downs
Crack floods into the United States as an unintended consequence of the fight against communism.
S01:E03 - Gangs, Prisons, & Meth Queens
NAFTA inadvertently opens the door to cartels; a crackdown leads to mass incarceration.
S01:E04 - Heroin, Terrorists, & Kings of Pain
The War on Drugs becomes intertwined with the War on Terror, turning Afghanistan into a narco-state.