Ted Rall for December 04, 1996
For decades, you couldn't get Russian vodka into the U.S. to save your life. You still can't find Cuban cigars, this despite the fact that there's a cigar-smoking craze. Yet the streets, schoolyards and boardrooms' of America are the biggest drug Bazaar in the world. So how does the C.I.A explain borders that are sometimes porous, sometimes sealed?