Drugs

015 Doctors Gone Bad: Physicians, Dictatorships, and Warrior Cultures

Airs at: Mon, 05/06/2019 at 7:00am - 7:30am
Produced for Prescription for Justice
  This episode reviews the history of unethical human subject experimentation from World War II to the present, focusing on physicians who compromised their professional ethics and facilitated the rise of demagogues and the perpetuation of militarism. I discuss how the coo... Read more

Bright Spark #4: Treat First

Airs at: Fri, 02/01/2019 at 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Produced for Bright Spark
In this episode we interview Pauli Gray, a long time harm reductionist in San Francisco. Pauli is currently the Hepatitis C program manager for syringe access services for the San Francisco AIDS Foundation and we asked him to speak to us about low barrier Hepatitis C servic... Read more

A Decade of Failure

Airs at: Sun, 02/03/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
The Commission on Narcotic Drugs will soon hold its 62 annual session. The CND meets from March 18 through 22 in Vienna, Austria. This year should be a milestone. In 2009, member nations agreed to a political declaration with targets in drug related indicators to be reached... Read more

Ngaio Bealum

Airs at: Sun, 01/27/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century of Lies, I'm joined by Ngaio Bealum as we discuss marijuana in California and his new YouTube show; we hear from UNODC's Angela Me as she addresses the Commission on Narcotic Drugs; and we hear the results from the 2018 Monitoring the Future Survey of y... Read more

What Would Jack Do?

Airs at: Wed, 01/16/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Free Culture Radio
As this edition of Free Culture Radio was being recorded, the US Senate Judiciary Committee was considering the nomination of William Barr to be the next US Attorney General. He’s a horrible nominee, for the sake of this country he should be rejected, and on this edition of... Read more

Oppose the Nomination of William Barr as Attorney General

Airs at: Sun, 01/20/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week, we hear from the DPA's Michael Collins about opposition to the nomination of William Barr as US Attorney General, from IPS's Sanho Tree about the folly of a border "wall," and from Compassionate Oregon's Anthony Taylor about the state of marijuana legalization. Read more

Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing

Airs at: Sun, 01/13/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century, we listen to a presentation by Stefan Kertesz, MD, from the UAB School of Medicine, at a workshop entitled Pain and Symptom Management for People with Serious Illness in the Context of the Opioid Epidemic. Read more

Soteria Alaska | Connor Tindall

Airs at: Mon, 01/07/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Madness Radio 5/7
  Is there a way out of a mental health system gone mad? What are successful alternative programs - and what makes them different? Connor Tindall is a psychology student who worked at the innovative Soteria House Alaska alternative, where compassionate respect for resident... Read more

Safe Consumption Spaces in Denver

Airs at: Sun, 01/06/2019 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
This week on Century, we hear portions of a debate in the Denver City Council on a measure to establish a safe consumption space in the city of Denver. Read more

Parliament Debates Legalization

Airs at: Sun, 12/30/2018 at 12:00am - 12:30am
Produced for Century Of Lies
The UK Parliament's House of Commons debates marijuana legalization; plus, Ngaio Bealum on equity in the cannabis industry. Read more