CCTV interviews Sanho Tree, drug policy expert, on Uruguay's "historic and counterintuitive" decision to be the first country in the world to legalize the production and sale of marijuana.
Treating drug use as a criminal act rather than a health problem has harmed our society.
Join IPS' Drug Policy Project for a film by Charles Shaw, depicting an oral history of the War on Drugs and the American criminal justice system.
IPS' SALSA, the AU Washington College of Law and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) invite you to Inform, Influence and Impact Effective Criminal Justice Reform.
Come to a discussion about the failed U.S. drug laws and how to solve them, as seen by someone who's had to hand out the sentences.
The U.S. is paying a heavy price for its current stance on drug policy.