Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno - Select Publications

Non-fiction Book

There Are No Dead Here: A Story of Murder and Denial in Colombia, forthcoming from Nation Books in February 2018.


Here’s What Donald Trump Should Have Said About Opioids Instead,, Oct. 27, 2017

Trump Sells Snake Oil on Opioids, The Marshall Project, Aug. 30, 2017

Scapegoating in the Name of Fighting Drugs: What Trump and Duterte Have in CommonThe Hill, May 2, 2017

Winding Down the “War on Drugs”?, Harvard International Review, Sept. 17, 2015.

The Human Rights Case for Drug ReformHuman Rights Watch World Report essay, Jan. 8, 2014.

US Laws on Weed Are No Joke,, Apr. 20, 2015. 

Interviews and Events

 The Growing U.S. Opioid Crisis: Lessons From Around the World, Council on Foreign Relations, Nov. 9, 2017 (speaker).

Human Rights Watch Reports

Every 25 Seconds: The Human Toll of Criminalizing Drug Use in the USOct. 12, 2016 (lead editor).

A Price Too High: US Families Torn Apart by Deportations for Drug Offenses, June 16, 2015 (lead editor).