Drug Policy Facts Podcast #31 Is Now Online!

17 Jun

This week: Dean Becker of the Drug Truth Network talks about his new book and a debate challenge, plus it’s the 43rd anniversary of methadone maintenance in the US. It’s the drug policy facts podcast for June 17, 2014.

Drug Policy Facts Podcast #30 Is Online!

11 Jun

The feds tell Georgia they can’t urine test recipients of food stamps. The New York state legislature looks at heroin. It’s the Drug Policy Facts podcast for June 10, 2014.

Drug Policy Facts Podcast #29 Is Available Now!

3 Jun

The House of Representatives votes to forbid the Justice Department from going after state-legal medical cannabis facilities, and the European Union’s drugs monitoring agency reports on rates of drug use in the EU – it’s the Drug Policy Facts podcast for June 3, 2014.

Drug Policy Facts Podcast #27 Available For Download

14 May

This week: Hemp seeds are going to Kentucky; the constitutionality of cannabis scheduling is going to federal court; urine testing in the cannabis industry is going nowhere, so far; and the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program goes ahead with dispensaries. It’s the Drug Policy Facts podcast for May 13, 2014.

Drug Policy Facts Podcast #23 Is Available For Download!

16 Apr

This week: Our 420 Activism Special, featuring audio from organizers and activists including Vivian McPeak, Kari Boiter, Ed “New Jersey Weedman” Forchion, and Ngaio Bealum.

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Drug Policy Facts Podcast #22 Is Available For Download!

9 Apr

This week: US Attorney General Holder said he’d be glad to work with Congress to reschedule marijuana. Or did he? Always looking behind the headlines, it’s the Drug Policy Facts podcast. Download/listen/subscribe from http://www.podcastgarden.com/episode/drug-policy-facts-22_15141
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Drug Policy Facts Podcast #21 Is Online

2 Apr
This week: Congressional drug warriors have a love-fest on Capitol Hill with acting drug czar Michael Botticelli; research indicates that medical marijuana legalization may have a positive impact on lowering crime rates; the UN Human Rights Committee criticizes the US’s human rights performance; and we look at a couple of good new books on drug policy.
 

Drug Policy Facts Podcast 20 Is Now Available – Part 2 of the #CND2014 Special

25 Mar

This week: Part 2 of our coverage of the UN’s Commission on Narcotic Drugs annual meeting in Vienna, including the voices of Eliot Albers from INPUD, author Doug Fine, and actor/comedian Russell Brand.

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Drug Policy Facts Podcast #19 Available For Download!

24 Mar

This week: Part 1 of our coverage of the 57th Session of the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs meeting in Vienna, Austria. We hear from Mike Trace of the International Drug Policy Consortium; UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson; Guatemalan Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Carlos Raul Morales Moscoco; and Diego Canepa, Vice Secretary of the Office of the President of Uruguay.

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Drug Policy Facts Podcast #18 Is Online!

12 Mar

This week: The UN’s Commission on Narcotic Drugs holds its annual high-level meeting in Vienna, and we have audio from one of the opening sessions; there’s a new report on what Americans spend on illegal drugs; the drug czar’s office releases its annual national drug control budget estimates; and Washington DC decriminalizes marijuana – if Congress will let them. It’s the Drug Policy Facts Podcast for March 12, 2014!

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