audio by guest doug mcvay

01/04/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts with Doug McVay + Drug War Inquisition


3:00 minutes (2.75 MB)

01/11/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts with Doug McVay + "Winning the War on Drugs"


3:00 minutes (2.75 MB)

03/29/07 - Doug McVay

Doug McVay with Drug War Facts


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/20/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts with Doug McVay + Name drug X Side Effects


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

06/14/07 - Doug McVay

Doug McVay & Drug War Facts + DTN Editorial


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/01/07 - Doug McVay

Doug McVay with Drug War Facts


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/07/07 - Doug McVay

Doug McVay with Drug War Facts plus YouTube Video for Republican Debate


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/13/07 - Doug McVay

Doug McVay with Drug War Facts


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/09/07 - Doug McVay

Methamphetamine Conf. II: Guest Host Doug McVay, Luciano Colona, Salt Lake Mayor Rocky Anderson, Ryan King, Michael Seavers, Jeane Obert, Cathy Bray, Don McVinney, Donald Grove


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

02/16/07 - Doug McVay

Methamphetamine Conf. IV: Reporter Doug McVay, Dr. Neal Flynn, Phil Smith, Donald Davis, William McCall & Michael Seaver


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

09/06/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/19/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/26/07 - Doug McVay

New laws, same tough stance + Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/04/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts plus "Comfort and Joy"


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

10/12/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts + "Official Government Truth"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/21/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/30/07 - Doug McVay

Drug War Facts from Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/11/08 - Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/17/08 - Doug McVay

Thu - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

01/22/08 - Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts + Tommy Chong gives "advice"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/30/08 - Doug McVay

Wed - Official Government Truth with Winston Francis & Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/05/08 - Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/23/08 - Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay & Drug War Facts re CASA


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/24/08 - Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay & Drug War Facts re Afghan Poppy crop + DTN Editorial


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/25/08 - Doug McVay

Mon - Drug War Facts & LSD in the UK


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/05/06 - Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts & Obama quote on drug war


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/15/08 - Doug McVay

Sat - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/18/08 - Doug McVay

Doug McVay, director of research for Common Sense for Drug Policy and editor of Drug War Facts reports from Vienna, Austria on the 51st annual meeting of the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs with Boaz Wachtel, executive director of the Green Leaf Party of Israel, Richard Elliott, Executive Director, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, Eric Carlin, executive director of Mentor UK and a vice chair in the VNGOC and Mike Trace, co-founder and co-coordinator of the International Drug Policy Consortium.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

04/21/08 - Doug McVay

Mon - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/28/08 - Doug McVay

Mon - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay& Michigan anti MJ PSA


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/07/08 - Doug McVay

Wed - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay & Offical Government Truth with Winston Francis


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/14/08 - Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts + "Drug War Monkeys in Action"


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

05/22/018 - Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts + Nightclub raid discovers intoxicated people


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/16/08 - Doug McVay

Mon - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay + "Heroin in Adult Diaper"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

07/03/08 - Doug McVay

Thu - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay + "Bush of La Mancha"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/20/08 - Doug McVay

Wed - Drug War Facts with Doug McVay


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/31/09 - Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay returns with Drug War Facts


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

02/06/09 - Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay provides Drug War Facts


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/16/09 - Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay w/ Drug War Facts + Welcome to WPRR in Grand Rapids


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/05/09 - Doug McVay

Thu - Drug War Facts from Doug McVay + more from Ed Rosenthal


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/09/09 - Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay with Drug War Facts + Abolitionist Moment


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

03/11/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of Common Sense for Drug Policy: "A war on pain relief"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/18/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of CSDP re vets and PTSD + Pat Robertsons' call for legal pot!


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/20/12 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay "Govt grants used to support eternal drug war"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/14/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Common Sense for Drug Policy re America's demonization of pain


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/28/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay: bumper Afghan poppy crop best suited to stop pain?


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/06/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of CSDP re "best solution for hard core addict?" Heroin


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/12/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Common Sense re methadone clinics proven to work FOR communities + Abolitionists Moment


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/22/12 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay of CSDP re election of Oregon AG to make MJ lowest priority of state


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/03/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of CSDP re # of US prison rapes


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/09/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of CSDP re European study of drug use by the young


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/11/12 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy re CDC report on managing risk for youth


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/18/12 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay: Mexico at the crossroads


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/28/12 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy: we are responsible for worldwide madness and mayhem


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

07/16/12 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy re Oregon to be 3rd state to vote for legal cannabis


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/05/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay: "Police always lie!" (about drugs)


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/23/12 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay of CSDP re reduced use of tobacco by kids


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/28/12 Doug McVay

Tue - Wash state prevents meth epidemic


2:58 minutes (1.36 MB)

08/29/12 Doug McVay

Wed - Dan Rush at Hempfest


2:57 minutes (1.35 MB)

08/30/12 Doug McVay

Thu - Book Review: Too High to Fail


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

08/31/12 Doug McVay

Fri - Debate featuring Keith Stroup of NORML


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

09/01/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Hempfest as a cultural institution


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/02/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Does Oregon's Measure 80 measure up? THANKS so much to Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy for giving me a breather this week on the 420's.


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/04/12 Doug McVay

Tue - Obituary for researcher John Goldcamp


2:58 minutes (1.36 MB)

09/05/12 Doug McVay

Wed - Guatamala Kiabiles train Zeta cartel members


2:56 minutes (1.35 MB)

09/06/12 Doug McVay

Thu - Ariano Felix marks end of cartel, Chapo to blame?


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/07/12 Doug McVay

Fri - Javier Secilia speaks at Ft Benning,, school of the Americas


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/11/12 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay: Colombia peace talks, or farce?


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

09/12/12 Doug McVay

Wed - Fed Judge Posner calls for legalization


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/13/12 Doug McVay

Thu - NY Times: Cannabis & raising kids + Ngaio Bealum comedy


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/14/12 Doug McVay

Fri - California corrections VS education, with Doug McVay


2:56 minutes (1.35 MB)

09/15/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Father Frank re Caravan for Peace


2:58 minutes (1.36 MB)

09/16/12 Doug McVay

Sun - UKOPC Drug Policy Survey, THANK YOU DOUG McVAY of Common Sense for Drug Policy!. 4:20's return to Dean Becker of DTN next week


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/28/12 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay re wide disparity in stats on Bolivia coca production


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/05/12 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay of CSDP re NSDUH report for 2011


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/07/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay w/ CSDP: Eat Dinner with Kids to help keep them from drugs and alcohol


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/14/12 Doug McVay

Doug McVay interviews Kevin Zeese and Mike Gray at the NORML conference, Rpt on Shapelle Corby, Rectal search for drugs, Young Turks, NBC looks at border & Terry Nelson of LEAP re waves of drug war corruption


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

10/17/12 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay of CSDP: "drug warriors lose a round in Oregon"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/18/12 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay interviews Dale Gieringer at NORML conf re "reform anarchy"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/19/12 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay interviews Aaron Smith Exec Dir of National Cannabis Industry Assoc.


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/27/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of CSDP: US Soliers returning home from Guatamala drug battles


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/03/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Common Sense re harm reduction for the young and forthcoming conference in Portland


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

11/11/11 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay re arrest rates in US


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/14/12 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay reports on Oregon's nearly winning legal MJ


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/18/12 Doug McVay

Harm Reduction Conference I, reports from Doug McVay of CSDP with Opening Panel, HRC Chair Alex Kral, Cyndee Clay & Ruth Kanatser, remembering 4 yr old Cash Hyde & MORE!


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

11/18/12 Doug McVay

Harm Reduction Conference II, Doug McVay of CSDP reports feat: Drug User Panel, Ruth Kanatser, Terry Nelson of LEAP & MORE


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

12/01/12 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay re UN Afghan Opium Survey


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/03/12 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay: US Correction Systems Report


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/12/12 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re European Drug Monitoring Report


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/17/12 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: European Monitoring report on drugs and addiction


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/30/12 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: California & Federal prison report


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/03/13 Doug McVay

Thu - from 06/11/12 Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy re CDC report on managing risk for youth


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/09/13 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re MADD demands drugged driving charges


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

01/19/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Dr. Thurston speaks against legal weed in Colo


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/01/13 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Natl Drug Fact Week to "counter act" influence of TV & internet


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/05/13 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: "A little DAB will do ya"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/16/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Monitoring the Future report on drug use by children


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/22/13 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Fact checking the Drug Czar


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

02/24/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of CSDP: GAO report on Meth component pseudophedrine


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/10/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy re "Fact checking the drug czar"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/18/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Common Sense re Russian scrimping on drug treatment


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/24/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay more black men now in college than in prison


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/30/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: "Policing by the clock"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/06/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Common Sense Drug Policy: Is the US really world's largest jailer?


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/13/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: "just who is smuggling drugs?"


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

04/15/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of DrugWarFacts: Drug Control Budget less than it seems.


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/18/13 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay: facts about pain management


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/30/13 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay: medicare = more treatment with less availability


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/03/13 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay: Drug Czar deja vu, all over again


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/06/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay's tribute to Mike Gray, author of Drug Crazy


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/23/13 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay of CSDP: "thinking about drug war numbers"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/03/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re worldwide hepatitis C epidemic


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

06/10/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: ACLU report: Black arrested 3.7 x more than whites for marijuana.


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/20/13 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay: workplace drug testing survey


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/26/13 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Today is World Drug Day


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

07/06/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: UNODC 2013 Drug Report


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

07/08/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: New Psychoactive Substances Report


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

07/24/13 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Partnership for Drug Free America survey shows increasing support for legal weed in US


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

08/03/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Report on drug prisoners in the US


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

08/04/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: Swedish Natl drug report


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/04/13 Doug McVay

Doug McVay with Drug War Facts, Dr. Sanjay Gupta visits Katy Couric, Denver Dispensary report, Marijuana ad at NASCAR, former czarina Bartwell, Onion report, Hunter S Thompson & pets to vets for marijuana


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

08/05/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay: Natl Drug Reports from Netherlands and Portugal


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/18/13 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report from Hempfest with Vivian McPeak and Kari Boiter, Eric Holder, Roger Christie religious cannabis, Doctor says "a bud a day", Presumed Guilty, Canada bans growing weed, Rabbi Kahn opens dispensary in DC, Okla lifer for 3 Oz of meth, LEAP goes everywhere


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

09/03/13 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay of Common Sense for Drug Policy's analysis of DOJ ruling on cannabis


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/15/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: New Govt report on drug use is good news


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

09/20/13 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re new MJ saliva test at $20 a pop


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/23/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: New FBI drug arrest report


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/03/13 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay of CSDP re Canadian use of heroin in treatment


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/13/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay of DrugWarFacts.org report on British Med Journal: "drug prohibition a global failure"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/17/13 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts report on new drug Krokidil that eats users from inside


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

10/22/13 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re naloxone can prevent OD's which are still on the rise


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/24/13 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: Medical marijuana facilities raided in Denver and Boulder, CO.
Discussion about marijuana reform from DPA Reform conference in CO last month featuring Graham Boyd, Rob Kampia, Neill Franklin, and others. Drug testing report released by Quest Diagnostics. New National Drug Treat Assessment from DEA


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

11/30/13 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay report on drug war news in Colorado


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/01/13 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay report on DPA panel with Ethan Nadelmann and Neill Franklin


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

12/09/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay report on SAMHSA drug warnings.


2:37 minutes (1.2 MB)

12/15/13 Doug McVay

Century of Lies for December 15 2013, guest host Doug McVay, editor of Drug War Facts. This week's show features audio from the White House's drug policy conference, banking reforms for the US marijuana industry, and marijuana legalization news from Uruguay.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

12/27/13 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay reports on new Monitoring the Future release


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

12/30/13 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts reports on Nora Valkow of NIDA's tall tales


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/08/14 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts, are less people getting locked up?


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/15/14 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay report on racial disparity in drug war


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

01/27/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re decrease is US prison population


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/05/14 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay report: Narco deforestation has major impact on environment


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

02/09/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report on Rep Cohen blasting the Deputy Drug Czar, Penny Howard uses Amazon hemp oil to treat seizures, Paul Armentano re Obama's options with cannabis, McGruff the crime dog busted


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

02/10/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Rep Cohen scolds Asst Drug Czar for ignorance


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/17/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Drug McVay report from Monitoring the Future


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

03/08/14 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: report on Tricky Dick Nixon & his drug war legacy


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/09/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay retrospect on Olympics & drug policy in Russia


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/16/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports on the 57th annual session of the United Nations' Commission on Narcotic Drugs in Vienna.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

03/17/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay report on UN conference in Vienna 1/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/18/14 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay report on UN conference in Vienna 2/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/23/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay on UN High Commission on human rights report


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

03/23/14 Doug McVay

DTN reporter Doug McVay summarizes The Commission on Narcotic Drugs situation which is holding its 57th annual session this
week in Vienna. Featuring audio from Eliot Albers of INPUD, Allison Crocket of UNAIDS, and Russell Brand!


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

03/30/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report: Part three of our coverage of the UN's Commission on Narcotic Drugs 57th annual session.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

03/31/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay report on effect of medical marijuana laws on crime statistics.


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/07/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay reports on Eric Holder facing down the lion of legal weed


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

04/14/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay report on House hearing with AG Holder and Rep Mario Diaz-Balart


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

04/15/14 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay report on House hearing with AG Holder 2/3


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/19/14 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay report on House hearing with AG Holder 3/3


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

04/27/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay report: heroin panic is over hyped


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

05/08/14 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay re urine testing in paraphernalia industry


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/18/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay with more from the Patients Out of Time clinical cannabis therapeutics conference; Senate Narcotics Caucus looks at heroin and other opiate use; and Minnesota passes a limited medical cannabis bill.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

05/19/14 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay: Congressional hearing with H.Wesley Clark Dir of Substance Abuse and Treatment


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/20/14 Doug McVay

Tue - CA Fed Judge to consider declaring cannabis laws unconstitutional


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

05/21/14 Doug McVay

Wed - Zenia Gilig & Heather Burke re Federal challenge to marijuana laws


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/25/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports on The House Foreign Affairs Committee talks about the future of US-Mexico relations, and Openvape replaces its drug testing program with impairment testing


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

06/01/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report: This week: the House of Representatives tries to block DEA raids on state-legal medical cannabis facilities, and New York's State Senate tries to address heroin use.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

06/03/14 Doug McVay

Tue - Doug McVay: US Representatives debate on defunding DEA, with Rep Fleming, Rep Rohrbacher


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/08/14 Doug McVay

Doug Mcvay reports on Georgia attempt to urine test for welfare & European Union report on addiction


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

06/09/14 Doug McVay

Mon - USDA informs state of Georgia that use of illegal drugs does not deny welfare benefits


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

06/16/14 Doug McVay

Mon - W. African commission report: drug war undermines justice, with Doug McVay


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

06/22/14 Doug McVay

Doug Mcvay reports: Florida gets limited medical cannabis, the drug truth summer reading assignment about to get underway, and Oregon hopes to vote on marijuana legalization.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

06/29/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay: Part 1 of our coverage of the June 26 Global Day of Action Against the Drug War, UN releases its world drug report, an Oregon update, plus we kick Dick Nixon around a little.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

07/05/14 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay report on Global Day of Action Against War On Drugs


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

07/06/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay: report on UNODC, 200,000 drug deaths per year


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

07/06/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report: This week: research into medical cannabis and PTSD among veterans stymied, the CDC raises an alarm over prescription drug use, and we look at pain management for our nation's military.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

07/13/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reporting this week: The White House released its new annual drug strategy report so we hear from ONDCP Acting Director Michael Botticelli, plus NIDA Director Nora Volkow on heroin and prescription drugs.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

07/20/14 Doug McVay

The House of Representatives tells the IRS and US Treasury Department to keep their hands off state-legal marijuana businesses, Congress tries to interfere with DC decriminalization, and thousands of federal drug prisoners could receive a sentence reduction.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

07/27/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay re House bill to allow banking for cannabis shops


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

07/27/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: Oregon gets to vote on marijuana legalization, the House Judiciary Task Force on Prison Overcrowding holds its final hearing of the session, and we hear about the Summer Reading Assignment.


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08/03/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: This week: the House government reform subcommittee holds a hearing on drugged driving.


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08/10/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports DC will vote on marijuana legalization this November so we speak with Adam Eidinger of the DC Cannabis Campaign, and Congressman Beto O'Rourke participates in the summer reading assignment for US officials.


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08/17/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay report with US Rep Beto O'Rourke and Seattle Hempfest NEWS


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08/17/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report: This week is part one of our coverage of Seattle Hempfest 2014. It's billed as the world's largest protestival, and it lives up to its reputation. The event is massive – three city parks, four music stages, and one smaller stage with panel discussions and in-depth presentations by leaders in the industry and the movement.


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08/24/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: This week show is part two of our coverage of Hempfest 2014. The event was held August 15th, 16th, and 17th in Seattle, Washington. I walked miles from one end of the fest to the other to get audio and photographs of the activists and organizers from around the country working to legalize marijuana and end the war on drugs.


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08/26/14 Doug McVay

Tue: Doug McVay interview with Vivian McPeak, Dir of Seattle Hempfest


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08/27/14 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay interviews Dan Rush at Seattle Hempfest


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08/31/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: A new drug czar is nominated, research about medical cannabis and opioid overdose, and a discussion with NORML's Paul Armentano.


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09/07/14 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay report on JAMA article: Cannabis lowers overdose death count


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09/07/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: This week, we talk politics and drug policy reform: how it works, how people like you and me can make our voices heard and more than that have a real impact – locally, nationally, and globally. Guest: Sanho Tree.


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09/14/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: This week we discuss the Global Commission on Drug Policy's major new report on Pathways For Drug Policies That Work. Guest: Steve Rolles of Transform Drug Policy Foundation (UK).


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09/20/14 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay interviews Steve Rolles of UK's Transform drug group re recent announcements by Global Drug Commission 1/2


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09/21/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: September is Recovery Month so we hear from Patrick Kennedy and ONDCP's Acting Director Michael Botticelli; the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime looks at the DEA; and Students for Sensible Drug Policy's annual conference is coming up September 25 through 29th.


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09/28/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: The feds release new data on drug use and the impact of drug policies, and Attorney General Eric Holder announces his resignation


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10/05/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: The short life and tragic death of Eric Sinacori, and new research from the CDC on opioid overdose deaths in the US.


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10/12/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay: The CDC releases data on alcohol involvement on so-called opioid and other drug overdoses, we hear from ONDCP Acting Director Michael Botticelli and SAMHSA Administrator Pam Hyde on Recovery, and college debaters this season are discussing an end to prohibition.


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10/19/14 Doug McVay

We hear portions of the UN's Third Committee meeting on transnational crime and international drug control.


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10/26/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: This week: We hear from experts on the international implications of US moves to legalize marijuana, and a short follow-up on the story of Eric Sinacori, the UMass-Amherst student who was entrapped by campus police and forced to become a snitch.


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11/02/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: New research finds more than 39 million American adults suffer persistent pain, and Mark Kleiman talks about legal marijuana.


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11/09/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: Following this weeks election, we talk with Sanho Tree of the Institute of Policy Studies and journalist Kristen Gwynne.


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11/16/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: The FBI releases its annual Uniform Crime Report, and we talk with Steve Rolles from the UK's Transform Drugs Policy Foundation about the recent US election and the upcoming UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs in 2016.


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11/30/14 Doug McVay

Legislation is being introduced to allow VA doctors to recommend medical cannabis to their patients, so to find out more we talk with Michael Krawitz of Veterans for Medical Cannabis Access.


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12/14/14 Doug McVay

Senator Cory Booker, Representative Luis Gutierrez, and Representative Keith Ellison testify before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on civil rights and the US criminal justice system.


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12/21/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: Botticelli and Lynch nominations are returned to the president, new data from the Monitoring The Future Survey shows teen use rates dropping, and an interview with Steph Sherer of Americans for Safe Access.


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12/28/14 Doug McVay

Doug McVay takes a look back at 2014: This week: We look back at the Global Commission on Drug Policy's report Taking Control: Pathways for Drug Policies that Work


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12/31/14 Doug McVay

Wed - 2014 Review: 9/7 Doug McVay report on OD levels


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01/02/15 Doug McVay

Fri - from 5/22 Doug McVay at P.O.T. conference


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Doug McVay 01/04/15

Doug McVay reports: National Drug Facts Week is Jan 26-Feb 1, plus we hear about drug policy reforms in Uruguay and New Zealand.


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01/11/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay: New CDC data on alcohol overdose death rates, plus we look at the new chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Charles Grassley.


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01/18/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay: New data from the CDC on drug overdose deaths, and a conversation with UConn SSDP chapter president Tyler Williams.


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01/25/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: The Justice Department makes minor changes to federal forfeiture policy, and Washington state legislators discuss how to combine their legal medical and adult use marijuana programs.


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02/01/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: This week we look at the confirmation hearing of Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general of the United States.


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02/08/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: We hear acting drug czar Michael Botticelli and the State Department's William Brownfield discuss drug policy, plus we talk with Sanho Tree of the Institute for Policy Studies.


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02/15/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay's conversation with Kathleen Kane-Willis, director of the Illinois Consortium on Drug Policy


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02/22/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: New legislation introduced in Congress to legalize marijuana, and a House subcommittee looks at federal forfeiture policy.


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03/01/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay Reports: DC legalizes marijuana, and the state of Oregon looks at banking for the marijuana industry


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03/22/15 Doug McVay

This week our coverage continues of the annual meeting of the UN's Commission on Narcotic Drugs


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03/29/15 Doug McVay

This week: Martin Jelsma of the TransNational Institute speaks at the Commission on Narcotic Drugs meeting in Vienna, Austria, we also hear from the Uruguayan delegate, plus a report on the firing of the man who's been setting up Oregon's legal adult use program, Tom Burns.


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04/19/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay: This week we speak with the Executive Director of Students for Sensible Drug Policy Betty Aldworth.


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04/26/15 Doug McVay

This week: we talk with Anthony Taylor of Compassionate Oregon about the implementation of that state's adult use marijuana program, and we hear from Yesid Reyes Alvarado, the Colombian delegate to the Commission on Narcotic Drugs.


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05/03/15 Doug McVay

*** This week: we're in Portland, Oregon, for the Global Marijuana March, and we hear from Russ Belville, Lindsay Rinehart, Bettie Retro, Erin Purchase and her daughter brave Mykala, and Kaliko Castille, plus we talk with LEAP's Neill Franklin about Baltimore and the death of Freddie Gray.


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05/10/15 Doug McVay

This week: coverage of the UN General Assembly meeting to discuss global drug policy, with audio from Jamaican Justice Minister Mark Golding, UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson, and OAS Secretary General Jose Miguel Insulza.


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05/17/15 Doug McVay

Part two of our coverage of a recent meeting of the UN General Assembly to prepare for its special session on drugs in 2016 (UNGASS2016), featuring audio from Mr. Alvaro José de Mendonça e Moura, Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations, and Mr. Milton Romani, National Drug Board Secretary, Uruguay.


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05/24/15 Doug McVay

This week we're at the Patients Out of Time clinical cannabis conference in West Palm Beach, FL. We talk with California criminal defense attorneys Heather Burke and Zenia Gilg about a landmark case they've been arguing in federal court, and with longtime NORML activist, national legal committee member, and criminal defense attorney Alan Silber.


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05/31/15 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Dr. Denis Petro about medical cannabis, and with Professor Alfred McCoy about the CIA's history of involvement in drug trafficking.


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06/07/15 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Dale Sky Jones of Oaksterdam University, and former NORML national director Professor Jon Gettman of Shenandoah University.


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06/14/15 Doug McVay

This week: we hear from the European Monitoring Centre on Drugs and Drug Addiction about the new European Drug Report 2015, and we look ahead to theJune 26th Global Day of Action for Drug Policy Reform.


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06/21/15 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Steve Rolles of Transform Drug Policy Foundation and Nazlee Maghsoudi of Canadian Students for Sensible Drug Policy about the June 26th Global Day of Action for Drug Policy Reform, plus an update on Oregon's legal adult use marijuana program.


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06/28/15 Doug McVay

This week: we talk with Sanho Tree of the Institute for Policy Studies about World Drug Day, and we hear from the UN Office on Drugs and Crime about its new World Drug Report, drug legalization, and the drug war.


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07/05/15 Doug McVay

This week we're at a news conference featuring Congressman Earl Blumenauer, discussing Oregon's new legal adult use marijuana program.


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07/19/15 Doug McVay

This week Doug McVay talks with Seattle attorney and NORML board member Jeff Steinborn about Washington's marijuana laws, plus President Obama speaks about sentencing reform at El Reno federal prison in Oklahoma.


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07/26/15 Doug McVay

This week: the Justice Department's inspector general issues a report criticizing the DEA's handling of its confidential informant program, and the Senate narcotics caucus hears about barriers to CBD research.


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08/02/15 Doug McVay

This week coverage of the Cannabis Creative Conference featuring interviews with Aaron Smith of the National Cannabis Industry Association, Morgan and Twice Baked In Washington from the Marijuana Business Association, and some words from Congressman Earl Blumenauer.


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08/09/15 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Vivian McPeak, director of Seattle Hempfest, about marijuana, Washington state medical and adult use marijuana laws, and about Seattle Hempfest, which is August 14-16 this year.


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08/16/15 Doug McVay

Cyd Maurer, a journalist who was recently fired from her job as a TV news anchor in Oregon for testing positive for marijuana, and with Kathleen Kane-Willis of the Illinois Consortium on Drug Policy about their new report on heroin in Illinois.


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08/23/15 Doug McVay

This week: Part one of our coverage of Seattle Hempfest with audio from attorney Doug Hiatt, New Jersey Weedman Ed Forchion, comedian Ngaio Bealum, and Congressman Dana Rohrabacher.


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08/30/15 Doug McVay

This week in part two of our coverage of Seattle Hempfest, we talk with Bill Panzer, a criminal defense attorney from Oakland, CA; Kari Boiter, a criminal justice reform activist from Washington state; and John Conroy, an attorney from British Columbia, Canada.


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09/06/15 Doug McVay

This week: We talk with Michael Krawitz about international drug policy reform as well as efforts to secure medical marijuana access for our nation's veterans.


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09/13/15 Doug McVay

This week we hear more of that interview with Johann Hari, author of Chasing The Scream, and also from Molly Gill, Government Affairs Counsel for Families Against Mandatory Minimums.


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09/20/15 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Marc Mauer, executive director of the Sentencing Project, and Jason Ziedenberg, director of research and policy for the Justice Policy Institute, about mass incarceration and a new report on prisons in the US.


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09/27/15 Doug McVay

This week we hear from John Walsh of the Washington Office on Latin America and Professor Mark Kleiman from UCLA as they address a meeting of the UN University on preparations for the 2016 UNGASS.


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10/02/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay report on 1st legal day in Oregon, Joe Hodek of Dixie Elixer, Steven Gutwillig of DPA, Adrian Kern of Kiva chocolate cannabis, Mike Allen Vs Whole Foods, CBS Houston: 94% for Legalization


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10/09/15 Doug McVay

Fri - Doug McVay reports on first day of legal cannabis in Oregon 1/2


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10/10/15 Doug McVay

Sat - Doug McVay reports on first day of legal cannabis in Oregon 2/2


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10/11/15 Doug McVay

The drug czar's office failed to release its annual drug control strategy for fiscal year 2015. On this week's Century Of Lies we talk about that, plus the upcoming 2016 election, with Sanho Tree, director of the Drug Policy Project at the Institute for Policy Studies.


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10/18/15 Doug McVay

This week we hear from Paul Stanford, founder and director of Portland Hempstalk, plus we talk about the upcoming UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs.


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10/25/15 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Kirk Tousaw, an attorney and civil rights advocate in British Columbia, about the recent Canadian general election and prospects for drug policy reform under the new Trudeau government.


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11/08/15 Doug McVay

This week: We look forward to the Drug Policy Alliance's international reform conference Nov 18-21 in Crystal City, Virginia, by looking back at the DPA's 2013 conference in Denver, Colorado.


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11/15/15 Doug McVay

This week we look forward to UNGASS 2016 and learn about a new policy report by UN University, "What Comes After The War On Drugs?"


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11/29/15 Doug McVay

Part two of our coverage of the Drug Policy Alliance's International Reform Conference. We hear from Dawn Paley, author of Drug War Capitalism; Lorenzo Jones from the A Better Way Foundation; and Amanda Reiman from the Drug Policy Alliance.


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12/06/15 Doug McVay

Doug McVay reports: This week we continue our coverage of the Drug Policy Alliance's International Reform Conference, with audio from Deborah Small from Break The Chains, and interviews with author and activist Kemba Smith, and with Jonathan Perri of Change.org.


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12/13/15 Doug McVay

This week: We hear ONDCP Director Michael Botticelli and the GAO's David Maurer testify before a House subcommittee on ONDCP reauthorization and about recent reports from both agencies that show that current US drug control policies are a failure.


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12/14/15 Doug McVay

Mon - Doug McVay reports M-F: GAO's David Mauer re ONDCP failure in drug war in reports to US Congress


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12/16/15 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay editorial: drug war leads to police state


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12/20/15 Doug McVay

This week: President Obama commutes the sentences of 95 people serving time for federal drug offenses, and we speak with drug policy researcher and human rights activist Damon Barrett.


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01/03/16 Doug McVay

This week we feature a conversation with Cyndee Clay, director HIPS-DC, a harm reduction organization based in Washington, DC.


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01/10/16 Doug McVay

This week: we discuss new data on youth drug use, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin's support for marijuana legalization, and Maine Governor Paul LePage's racist comments about the drug war.


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01/17/16 Doug McVay

We look ahead to National Alcohol and Other Drugs Facts Week, which is January 25-31 this year, and we hear about the UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem coming up in April.


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01/19/16 Doug McVay

Tue- Doug McVay reports on UN drug war re-think 1/3


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01/20/16 Doug McVay

Wed - Doug McVay reports on UN drug war re-think 2/3


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01/21/16 Doug McVay

Thu - Doug McVay reports on UN drug war re-think 3/3


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01/31/16 Doug McVay

This week we look at human rights and the drug war with audio from Damon Barrett, Director and co-founder of the International Centre on Human Rights and Drug Policy, and The Honorable Mark Golding, Minister of Justice for Jamaica.


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02/07/16 Doug McVay

This week: at the Cannabis Collaborative Conference in Portland, Oregon, we interview former NBA star Clifford "Uncle Spliffy" Robinson, Aaron Smith and Bethany Moore from National Cannabis Industry Association, David Rheins and Morgan from the Marijuana Business Association, Sam Chapman from New Economy Consulting.


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02/14/16 Doug McVay

Sun - Doug McVay interview of Morgan at Cannabis Collaboration Conference in Portland


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02/14/16 Doug McVay

This week we talk medical marijuana with Mike Liszewski, Government Affairs Director for American for Safe Access, plus we talk with Chip Lazenby and James Morris about diversity in the cannabis industry.


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Doug McVay

This week we hear from civil society representatives at a discussion organized by the President of the UN General Assembly in preparation for the upcoming UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem.


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02/21/16 Doug McVay

This week on Century Of Lies, we hear part of a roundtable on Drugs, Human Rights, Community, and Development: Creating synergies between Member States and civil society to empower communities, featuring commentary from Daria Mogucheva of the Eurasian Network of People Who Use Drugs, Lithuania; Tripti Tandon of the Lawyers Collective, India; and Vicki Hanson of the St. Catherine Ganja Growers & Producers Association, Jamaica.


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02/28/16 Doug McVay

This week: we hear a debate on global drug policy before the International Parliamentary Union, featuring Dr. Kasia Malinowska of the Open Society Institute and Professor Kevin Sabet, in preparation for the UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem coming up in April.


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03/06/16 Doug McVay

This week in preparation for the upcoming UNGASS on the world drug problem, we listen to a debate on whether nations should have alternatives to incarceration for simple possession of drugs, featuring legislators from Canada, Mexico, Nigeria, and Sudan.


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03/13/16 Doug McVay

This week we interview Tyler Williams, Outreach Coordinator for Students for Sensible Drug Policy, and Sanho Tree, Director of the Drug Policy Project at the Institute for Policy Studies.


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03/20/16 Doug McVay

This week we feature interviews with Betty Aldworth, Executive Director of Students for Sensible Drug Policy, and Vanessa Caldwell, a member of the New Zealand delegation at the annual meeting of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs in Vienna and co-chair of New Zealand's National Committee of Addiction Treatment.


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03/27/16 Doug McVay

This week we continue our look at preparations for the upcoming UN General Assembly Special Session on drugs and hear representatives from the European Union, Canada, and New Zealand, plus a special message from Mary Lynn Mathre, president and co-founder of Patients Out of Time, about their conference coming up in April.


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04/03/16 Doug McVay

This week we continue preparing for the UN General Assembly Special Session on drugs, which will be held April 19 and 20 at UN headquarters in New York, by hearing from two of reform's leading opponents: Singapore and Russia.


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04/10/16 Doug McVay

This week on Century Of Lies we continue to look ahead at the UN General Assembly Special Session on drugs that will be held April 19-21 at UN Headquarters in New York, and hear from Donald MacPherson of the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition and Aram Barra with Mexico United Against Crime.


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04/17/16 Doug McVay

This week on Century Of Lies, host Doug McVay and DTN Executive Producer Dean Becker are at the Patients Out of Time conference. They talk with Neill Franklin, Executive Director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, about marijuana, the drug war, the murder of Freddy Gray, Baltimore, and how #BlackLivesMatter has influenced the drug policy debate.


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04/24/16 Doug McVay

This week on Century Of Lies we speak with Dr. Ciara Torres, a researcher and postdoctoral research fellow at the Columbia University School of Social Work; and with Phil Smith, reporter and editor at the Drug War Chronicle and AlterNet; plus part of an interview with Billy Murphy, Jr. the legendary Baltimore criminal defense attorney who represented the family of Freddie Gray, a young man who was murdered by Baltimore police in 2015.


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05/01/16 Doug McVay

This week: more from the recent UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs, the UNGASS. We speak with Adam Eidinger with DC Marijuana Justice; author, journalist, and hemp advocate Doug Fine; and radical journalist and drug policy reformer Enrico Fletzer.


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05/08/16 Doug McVay

This week we bring you sounds from the first annual cannabis Cultivation Classic in Portland, Oregon, including interviews with US Representative Earl Blumenauer, author Robert C. Clarke, and activist Madeline Martinez.


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05/15/16 Doug McVay

We speak with California NORML's Dale Gieringer, and Portland NORML's Scott Gordon, plus we hear from author and marijuana expert Robert C. Clarke.


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05/22/16 Doug McVay

We speak with author and journalist Maia Szalavitz about addiction, overdose, and her new book Unbroken Brain; plus we talk about criminal justice with death row DNA exoneree Kirk Bloodsworth.


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05/29/16 Doug McVay

This week: We look back at the UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs and hear from the presidents of Peru, Bolivia, and Colombia.


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06/12/16 Doug McVay

The European Monitoring Centre on Drugs and Drug Addiction releases its annual European Drug Report; we listen in on the Oregon Liquor Control Commission as it decides on rules for legal adult social use marijuana; and we talk about Booze Culture.


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06/19/16 Doug McVay

We hear from Jesce Horton and Charlo Greene with the Minority Cannabis Business Association, and the US Senate Homeland Security Committee hears about harm reduction, supervised injection facilities, and heroin maintenance treatment.


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07/03/16 Doug McVay

This week: the Adult Use of Marijuana Act is officially Proposition 63 on California's November election ballot; many medical marijuana dispensaries have closed in Washington state as the adult use system rolls over the medical program; and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime releases the new World Drug Report.


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07/10/16 Doug McVay

The Veterans Affairs department releases a new estimate of veteran suicides -- 20 per day in 2014 -- and we speak with the authors of new research showing that medical marijuana laws are associated with a reduction in prescription medication use.


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08/07/16 Doug McVay

Seattle Hempfest is August 19-21 this year! This week we look at marijuana legalization, and how medical, adult social (recreational), and spiritual uses of marijuana can co-exist.


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09/18/16 Doug McVay

King County, Seattle, Washington, will soon have two supervised drug consumption facilities. That recommendation is part of a final report by King County's Heroin and Prescription Opiate Task Force, which released its final report on Thursday Sept. 15.


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10/02/16 Doug McVay

Nate Howard with MovementBe and MovementBe.org, plus we look at the FBI's new Uniform Crime Report.


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10/16/16 Doug McVay

This week: we hear members of the United Nations General Assembly's Third Committee discuss international criminal justice and drug control policies.


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10/23/16 Doug McVay

This week we talk with Tom Burns, former head of marijuana programs for the state of Oregon, about balancing the needs of patients in a time of broader adult use legalization; and Philippine President Duterte says he's separating from the US over his murderous vigilante drug war #BoycottThePhilippines.


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10/30/16 Doug McVay

This week we listen in on a hearing at the New Mexico State Legislature about opiate use and heroin maintenance treatment.


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11/06/16 Doug McVay

This week we listen as the New Mexico State Legislature considers heroin treatment as a policy alternative, plus the US government stops the sale of thousands of rifles to the Philippine National Police #BoycottThePhilippines.


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11/13/16 Doug McVay

This week we look at the present and future of marijuana policy in the US with our special guest drug policy reform activist and marijuana policy expert Sam Chapman with New Economy Consulting.


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12/04/16 Doug McVay

This week The President talks about marijuana legalization, President-Elect Trump talks drug war with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, and the head of an agency to prevent underage drinking says legalization is scary because she thinks marijuana is a gateway drug.


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01/15/17 Doug McVay

This week we look at the newly released report from the National Academy of Sciences, The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids; and we continue our look at the man who might become the next US Attorney General, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III, and examine whether Beauregard believes that the Constitution and civil rights enforcement are barriers to effective law enforcement.


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01/29/17 Doug McVay

The state of Indiana is considering expansion of its harm reduction efforts. This week, we look at House Bill 1438, to promote public health and give communities more effective tools to address injection drug use.


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03/19/17 Doug McVay

This week begins our coverage of the Sixtieth Annual Session of the UN's Commission on Narcotic Drugs in Vienna, Austria. In part one of our coverage, we hear from delegates representing New Zealand, Uruguay, and the European Union.


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03/26/17 Doug McVay

This week: The Indiana State Senate holds a hearing on syringe exchange, plus Philippine Vice President Leni Robredo speaks out against the campaign of murder and bloodshed being carried out by Philippine president and dictator Rodrigo Duterte.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

04/16/17 Doug McVay

This week: we take a look at the likely next Drug Czar, US Rep. Tom Marino (R-PA).


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06/11/17 Doug McVay

This week we hear more from a debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs, with speakers including Senator Matt Daly, Senator Victor Boyhan, Ireland's Drug Czar Catherine Byrne, and Senator Lynne Ruane.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

06/12/17 Doug McVay

Mon - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 1/7


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06/13/17 Doug McVay

Tue - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 2/7


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/14/17 Doug McVay

Wed - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 3/7


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/15/17 Doug McVay

Thu - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 4/7


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/16/17 Doug McVay

Fri - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 5/7


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/17/17 Doug McVay

Sat - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 6/7


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/18/17 Doug McVay

Sun - Debate in the Irish Senate on a bill to decriminalize simple personal possession of drugs 7/7


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/18/17 Doug McVay

Congressional appropriators question the Department of Justice about drug policy and medical marijuana, plus members of Congress re-introduce legislation to protect medical marijuana patients.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

07/30/17 Doug McVay

The House Oversight Committee looks at reauthorization of the Office of National Drug Control Policy, and the Government Accountability Office examines mismanagement of a federal program that puts military weapons into the hands of local police.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

08/21/17 Doug McVay

Mon - DTN reporter Doug McVay interviews Tim Pate at Seattle Hempfest


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

08/27/17 Doug McVay

Live from Seattle, Washington, it's Part Two of our special Hempfest 2017 coverage! This week, a panel on Cannabis and Media: Moving Beyond Stereotypes, with Susan Squibb, Wes Abney, Ophelia Chong, Russ Belville, Chris Conrad, and yours truly Doug McVay.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

09/03/17 Doug McVay

Live from Seattle, Washington, it's part three of our Hempfest 2017 Special Coverage! This week, we feature audio from a panel at the Ric Smith Hemposium Stage on Privilege and Inclusion in the Cannabis Industry, with: Betty Aldworth, Executive Director of Students for Sensible Drug Policy; Rene Gagnon, founder and CEO of Cannabis Centre, Inc.; Jerry Whiting, founder and CEO of LeBlanc CNE; and Ophelia Chong, an artist and journalist who's founder and CEO of Stock Pot Images LLC. Plus, an update on the #DisownStone campaign #JustSayNoToHate


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

09/17/17 Doug McVay

Feds release the results of the annual National Survey on Drug Use and Health, Senator Orrin Hatch introduces a bill for pharmaceutical research on marijuana, and the Justice Department digs in its heels in opposing marijuana law reform.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

10/08/17 Doug McVay

The UN Human Rights Council recently conducted its Universal Periodic Review of human rights in the Philippines, so this week we hear from several nongovernmental organizations concerned with human rights and the drug war.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

10/15/17 Doug McVay

Live from the Drug Policy Alliance's 2017 International Reform Conference, we hear from South African researcher Shaun Shelly, Pastor Kenneth Glasgow from The Ordinary Peoples' Society, and Drug Policy Alliance Executive Director Maria McFarland Sanchez-Moreno.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

11/12/17 Doug McVay

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is looking into setting up supervised consumption facilities for people who use drugs. The Board's task force on supervised consumption facilities delivered its report to SF's Health Commission on November 7th, so this week on Century Of Lies we listen to portions of that commission meeting.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

Dean Becker Wants YOU to Call the Drug Czar