Cultural Baggage 2007

  • 12/26/07 - Dean BeckerMP3

    2007 year in review, via 4:20 Drug War News Reports.

  • 12/19/07 - Antonio Maria CostaMP3 | TXT

    Antonio Maria Costa, executive director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime; responses from Norm Stamper of LEAP (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition) and Washington state Rep. Roger Goodman.

  • 12/12/07 - Calvin JohnsonMP3

    New Orleans Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) conference panel with Norris Henderson, Else Pederson-Wasson, Judge Calvin Johnson and Nora Callahan on sentencing; remembrance of Michael Paul Phillips.

  • 12/05/07 - Jerry ParadisMP3

    Bob Doran, reporter for North Coast Journal; LEAP member Judge Jerry Paradis; PTSD story from ABC; Bruce Mirken of Marijuana Policy Project (MPP).

  • 11/28/07 - Roger GoodmanMP3

    Roger Goodman, Washington state representation; Poppygate Report.

  • 11/21/07 - David BearmanMP3

    Dr. David Bearman speaks to Wisconsin Medical School; Bill Piper of DPA; Poppygate Report.

  • 11/14/07 - Karen GarrisonMP3

    Karen Garrison discusses her two sons in federal prison on mandatory minimum sentences of 15 and 19 years; Marc Mauer of Sentencing Project.

  • 11/07/07 - Bruce MirkenMP3

    Bruce Mirken of the Marijuana Policy Project; debate between the Drug Enforcement Agency's Dr. David Murray and Dr. Ethan Nadelmann of Drug Policy Alliance; former President Ronald Reagan and Nancy Reagan.

  • 10/31/07 - Eric SterlingMP3

    Eric Sterling of Criminal Justice Policy Foundation, Dr. Rick Doblin of MAPS and Drug War Facts.

  • 10/24/07 - Marc EmeryMP3

    Marc Emery, publisher of Cannabis Culture Magazine, and star of the new movie "Prince of Pot: U.S. vs. Marc Emery."

  • 10/17/07 - Mitch EarleywineMP3

    Medical marijuana dispensary busts: Dr. Mitch Earleywine, Judge James P. Gray, Rick Steves, Doug McVay, Rob Kampia, Rebecca Saltzman, Ethan Nadelmann, James Anthony, Cliff Shaffer, Phil Smith and the Poppygate Report.

  • 10/10/07 - Mike SmithsonMP3

    Celebrating six years of the Drug Truth Network: Mike Smithson of LEAP, Kevin Zeese, Bruce Mirken, Marc Emery, Poppygate and more.

  • 10/03/07 - Joel HochmanMP3

    Dr. Joel Hochman, director of the National Foundation for Treatment of Pain; Poppygate Report.

  • 09/28/07 - Sanho TreeMP3

    Sanho Tree on the situation in Colombia; Poppygate Report; Bruce Mirken of the Marijuana Policy Project.

  • 09/21/07 - Tony PapaMP3

    Tony Papa of Drug Policy Alliance; Barry Hargrove, Deborah Vagins and Dr. Ken Collins; "Official Government Truth."

  • 09/07/07 - Neal PeirceMP3

    Washington Post reporter Neal Peirce; Drug War Facts; Poppygate.

  • 08/31/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Seattle Hempfest Retrospective; Terry Nelson and LEAP report; Drug War Facts; BBC News on Afghanistan.

  • 08/24/07 - Arnold TrebachMP3

    Professor Arnold Trebach on the "fatal alliance" with Mexico; Terry Nelson of LEAP; "Official Government Truth"; Poppygate.

  • 08/17/07 - Charles RowlandMP3

    LEAP members Charles Rowland and Tim Datig; Pat McCann on jail "virtual visits"; Willie Nelson joins LEAP.

  • 08/10/07 - Thomas SchweichMP3

    Thomas Schweich, State Department counter-narcotics official, has a "plan" for Afghanistan; Poppygate.

  • 08/03/07 - Valerie CorralMP3

    Valerie Corral, director of the Women's Alliance for Medical Marijuana, and Bruce Mirken of the Marijuana Policy Project.

  • 07/27/07 - Eric SterlingMP3

    Eric Sterling, president of the Criminal Justice Policy Foundation and LEAP member; Drug War Facts; Poppygate; Dr. Mitch Earleywine on marijuana and psychosis; and Bruce Mirken of the Marijuana Policy Project.

  • 07/20/07 - Jack ColeMP3

    Jack Cole, director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP); Mark Mauer of Sentencing Project; Poppygate Report.

  • 07/13/07 - Jay FisherMP3

    Jay Fisher, assistant attorney general in Georgia, a member of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition.

  • 07/06/07 - Aaron DixonMP3

    Voices from U.S. Social Forum panel "How to end the drug war, today"; Aaron Dixon of Center House; Poppygate; Black Perspective; Drug War Facts.

  • 06/29/07 - Ron PaulMP3

    Presidential candidate Ron Paul discusses the drug war in 2003; Drug War Facts.

  • 06/22/07 - Nora CallahanMP3

    Nora Callahan of November Coalition; Terry Evans and Bruce Mirken of MPP; Tinfoil Hat Award.

  • 06/15/07 - Preston PeetMP3

    Preston Peet and Wade Agnew discuss their new books on drug use and trafficking.

  • 06/08/07 - Richard TraylorMP3

    Richard Traylor disproves faulty Texas correctional urine tests; Doug McVay with Drug War Facts; Phil Smith of Stop The Drug War.

  • 06/01/07 - Ed RosenthalMP3

    Ed Rosenthal on medical marijuana; Brian C. Bennett.

  • 05/25/07 - Tod MikuriyaMP3

    Tribute to Dr. Tod Mikuriya with interview segments as well as thoughts and remembrances of his sister Beverly and his friends Michael and Michelle Aldrich and DrugSense's Richard Lake.

  • 05/18/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Terry Nelson of LEAP debates DEA agent James Capra; Jerry Cameron of LEAP; Poppygate Report; Drug War Facts; Black Perspective.

  • 05/11/07 - Gabriel SayeghMP3

    Gabriel Sayegh of Drug Policy Alliance on the Rockefeller drug laws, Eric Sterling of Criminal Justice Policy Foundation on U.S. drug laws; Jim Jones' new hip hop song "Lockdown USA."

  • 05/04/07 - Dean BeckerMP3

    Five Houston City Council candidates discuss the drug laws.

  • 04/27/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Panel III: Stan Furce of HIDTA/ONDCP, Marcia Baker of Phoenix House and Dean Becker; NPR "Gets it?"; Terry Nelson of LEAP.

  • 04/20/07 - Bruce MirkenMP3

    Panel II: "Are we winning the war on drugs?" with Stan Furce of HIDTA/ONDCP, Marcia Baker of Phoenix House and DTN/LEAP member Dean Becker; Drug War Facts; Bruce Mirken of MPP; Poppygate; tribute to Albert Hoffman.

  • 04/13/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Panel I: "Are we winning the war on drugs?" with Stan Furce of HIDTA/ONDCP, Marcia Baker of Phoenix House and DTN/LEAP member Dean Becker; Terry Nelson of LEAP; "Official Government Truth"; Black Perspective.

  • 04/06/07 - Terry NelsonMP3 | TXT

    Dr. Donald R. Vereen of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the National Institute on Drug Abuse; Poppygate Report; Terry Nelson of LEAP; Drug War Facts.

  • 03/30/07 - Deborah SmallMP3

    Deborah Small of Breakchains.org; Rich Watkins.

  • 03/23/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Katherine Hall-Martinez on prison rape; rape survivor Marilyn Shirley; Terry Nelson of LEAP; Poppygate; DTN editorial.

  • 03/16/07 - Phil SmithMP3

    Phil Smith of Stop The Drug War reports on his recent trip to Peru and Bolivia; attorney Joe Alford; Terry Nelson of LEAP; Drug War Facts; Black Perspective.

  • 03/09/07 - Jack ColeMP3

    Jack Cole, director of LEAP, debates U.S. attorney Eric Melgren; Terry Nelson of LEAP; Drug War Facts; Poppygate Report; Black Perspective.

  • 03/02/07 - Michael GilbertMP3

    Michael Gilbert of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, Terry Nelson of LEAP, Drug War Facts and Poppygate Report.

  • 02/23/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Neal Peirce of the Washington Post; Terry Nelson of LEAP; Poppygate Report; Drug War Facts.

  • 02/16/07 - Rick DoblinMP3

    Bruce Mirken of Marijuana Policy Project; Dr. Rick Doblin of Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies; Terry Nelson of LEAP; Poppygate; Drug War Facts; CBS4 Denver story "New Marijuana Law Forces Judge to Quit."

  • 02/09/07 - Ethan NadelmannMP3

    Methamphetamine Conference III: Executive director of Drug Policy Alliance Ethan Nadelmann, Terry Nelson of LEAP.

  • 02/02/07 - Terry NelsonMP3

    Methamphetamine Conference I: Alan Clear, Professor Rick Curtis, and Terry Nelson of LEAP; Drug War Facts; Poppygate; "Official Government Truth."

  • 01/26/07 - Tony RyanMP3

    LEAP member Tony Ryan: "End The War on Drugs"; Terry Nelson of LEAP; "Official Government Truth"; Poppygate; Drug War Facts.

  • 01/19/07 - Carl OlsenMP3

    Report from Media Reform Conference with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now; U.S. representatives Maurice Hinchey and Steve Cohen, and Carl Olsen of Ethiopian Zion Coptic Church, challenge U.S. government for right to sacramental cannabis.

  • 01/12/07 - Todd MikuriyaMP3

    Dr. Todd Mikuriya, cannabis consultant; Drug War Facts; Terry Nelson of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition; Poppygate.

  • 01/05/07 - Jack ColeMP3

    Jack Cole, director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, and Terry Nelson of LEAP.