When the air is smoky
and the liver dies from drowning
I sit and I think about life
Pausing the world, to weep
The American crack epidemic was a surge of crack cocaine use in major cities across the United States between the early 1980s and the early 1990s. This resulted in a number of social consequences, such as increasing crime and violence in American inner city neighborhoods, as well as a resulting backlash in the form of tough on crime policies.
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