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A Mother's Story Helps Spread Truth About Marijuana

Rev. Carol Antun shares her story of her son's suicide following ridicule and judgment for his marijuana use. This is an excerpt from The Exile Nation Project, directed by Charles Shaw.

Drug War Update: Why Are Some Drugs Illegal?

Ethan Nadelmann

Why are some drugs legal and others illegal? DPA's Executive Director Ethan Nadelmann breaks down the surprising history of drug prohibition in the United States.

This is the seventh update from DPA's No More Drug War campaign.

15 Years to Life for First Time Minor Drug Offense

Tony Papa was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison for a first time non-violent drug offense. His art helped his story get noticed and eventually led to his release from prison and a career in activism fighting against the draconian drug policies to which he was subjected.

This is an excerpt from The Exile Nation Project, directed by Charles Shaw.

Drug War Update: Global War on Drugs

Ethan Nadelmann

Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, explains how Nixon's U.S. war on drugs was actually a global offensive that allowed America to spread its prohibitionist strategies worldwide.

This is the sixth update from DPA's No More Drug War campaign.

Drug War Update: Sovereignty

Ethan Nadelmann

Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, talks about individual rights and how the war on drugs oversteps those bounds.

This is the fifth update from DPA's No More Drug War campaign.

Drug War Update: Overincarceration

Ethan Nadelmann

Ethan Nadelmann, Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, talks about overincarceration in the U.S. and how it's linked to the war on drugs.

This is the fourth update from DPA's No More Drug War Campaign

Drug War Update: Obama and Medical Marijuana Raids

Ethan Nadelmann

DPA Executive Director Ethan Nadelmann talks about the latest developments in the world of medical marijuana in the US and President Obama's difficulties keeping his campaign promises and word as President to not interfere with medical marijuana dispensaries in states that have approved medical marijuana law.

This is the third update from DPA's No More Drug War campaign.

Drug War Update: Prohibition Violence in Mexico

Ethan Nadelmann

DPA Executive Director Ethan Nadelmann discusses the correlation between America's 40th anniversary of the war on drugs and prohibition-related violence in Mexico.

Drug War Update: Marijuana Legalization

Ethan Nadelmann

DPA Executive Director Ethan Nadelmann talks about the latest developments in the struggle to legalize marijuana on the 40th anniversary of the war on drugs.

This is the first update from DPA's No More Drug War campaign.

Ethan Nadelmann on Reason.tv

Reason.tv caught up with DPA's Executive Director Ethan Nadelmann at DPA's re:FORM Art Auction in Los Angeles, where he pointed out that the only way to move forward on marijuana legalization is for states to start taking risks by abandoning prohibition laws and setting up the conflict with the feds.

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