Tuesday, February 08, 2011

openDemocracy Drug Policy Forum

The British website openDemocracy publishes a regular feature called the Drug Policy Forum that takes a critical reformist look at stories about the "war on drugs" and criminal justice issues.

The most recent issue contains a promo for a documentary entitled The Exile Nation Project: An Oral History of the War on Drugs & the American Criminal Justice System produced by openDemocracy contributor Charles Shaw.

Other items in the issue include:
  • Reagan Turning 100: Fawning Media Ignore His Disastrous 'War on Drugs'
  • Is This the Year America Wakes Up to Its Prison Disaster? Why Conservatives Are Finally Jumping on the Bandwagon
  • Drug Czar Outlines President Obama's "Public Health" Approach to Drug Policy in Huff Post Piece
  • UN experts call for a moratorium on death penalty in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • The European Parliament adopts human rights resolution
  • Reuters Special Report: in Russia, a glut of heroin and denial
  • What Are the U.S.'s Real Motives for Launching a Drug War in Mexico?
  • Italy – the poisoned fruits of the war on drugs
  • and more

Labels: , , ,

Bookmark and Share Subscribe
posted by Michel-Adrien at 8:58 pm


Post a Comment

<< Home