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Ayahuasca Tourism in Peru

Ayahuasca in Peru Ayahuasca, also referred to as yagé, is a medicine used for spiritual, religious, and medicinal healing that is gaining a lot of popularity in Peru. Typically, ayahuasca is administered by a shaman who has experience with the brew. Once consumed, there are often strong physiological and psychological effects that will occur. Often […]



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The Flow of Illegal Drugs into Europe

Nathan Gobes 4/18/15 Prof. Buckley European Union Drug Flows Into Europe For the final paper for my European Union class, I will be discussing the current situation on the flow of drugs into Europe and the EU’s efforts to squelch this as well as the success or lack thereof of these efforts. Throughout my European […]



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Mi Amor- A Man’s Journey in Tijuana

Mi Amor is a series of letters a man named Mateo sends back to his wife in the States after being deported into Tijuana. These letters document the people he encounters, the conditions he has to live in, and ultimately the emotional and psychological strain he goes through. Here is one of his letters: Mi […]



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Border Story

This is a story about a 16 year old boy discussing his life in the colonia’s of Tijuana, Mexico. First off his father is almost always working in the United States. The father only comes home every once in a while and does not stay for more than a week. Although he sends money back […]



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