Drug Warriors May Run, But They Can’t Hide
Dr. Drew and I spent 30 minutes discussing HR 5843 and whether the federal government has any business legislating what substances adults put into their bodies. By the end of the segment it appears that even the good doctor concedes that the answer is “no.”
In fact, several years ago the US Drug Enforcement Administration actually published and disseminated a publication, “How to Hold Your Own in a Drug Legalization Debate,” that recommended its employees decline invitations to publicly debate drug policy issues.
Given this environment, it’s refreshing to see the creation of a website like OpposingViews.com.
The new site, recently profiled by the Washington Post, faces off experts head-to-head on various hot-button political issues, including drug policy. August 1, 2008