Cultural Baggage


Cultural Baggage is DTN's longest running broadcast program with 18 years as of October 2019. We are proud to have more than three dozen affiliate stations in the US and Canada broadcasting our 29 minutes of unvarnished truth about the failure and futility of this eternal prohibition of drugs. Produced by former cop Dean Becker at KPFT, Houston, one of the 5 Pacifica "sister" stations.





06/19/19 Deborah Small

JUNETEENTH: Deborah Small of Drug Policy Alliance and Neill Franklin of Law Enforcement Action Partnership discuss racism in America, from time of Lincolns freeing the slaves, till the current date.

Guest(s): Deborah Small
Organization(s): Drug Policy Alliance

Download: Audio icon FDBCB061919.mp3

Link(s): Drug Policy Alliance, LEAP

06/12/19 Ed Rosenthal

Ed Rosenthal, the "Guru of Ganja" has a new book: Marijuana Garden Saver + Paul Stanford battles big marijuana in Oregon

Guest(s): Ed Rosenthal
Ed Rosenthal with DTN Host
Download: Audio icon FDBCB061219.mp3


06/05/19 Ethan Russo

Doctor Ethan Russo re CBD, hemp, vape pens, dabbing & more, Dr. Carl Hart dispels "radical" label & Dan Linn of Illinois NORML & legal weed

Guest(s): Ethan Russo
Organization(s): Doctor

Download: Audio icon FDBCB060519.mp3


05/29/19 Christoph Buerki

Interview with Dr. Christoph Buerki the designer of the Swiss Heroin injection program that since 1993 has allowed for more than 27,000,000 injections of pure Heroin with zero overdose deaths.

Guest(s): Christoph Buerki
Organization(s): Doctor

Download: Audio icon FDBCB052919.mp3


05/22/19 Ron Paul

Winning the War on the War on Drugs: Congressman Ron Paul, former NYPD detective John Baeza, Jacob Sullum Editor of Reason Magazine

Guest(s): Ron Paul
Organization(s): LEAP

Download: Audio icon FDBCB052219.mp3

Link(s): LEAP

05/15/19 Howard Wooldridge

DTN Editorial: Prohibition is Evil, Howard Wooldridge Dir of COP Citizens Opposing Prohibition + Paul Armentano of NORML & Art Way of the Drug Policy Alliance

Guest(s): Howard Wooldridge
Organization(s): COP

Download: Audio icon FDBCB051519.mp3

Link(s): Citizens Opposing Prohibition

05/08/19 Alexis Pleus

Alexis Pleus Exec Dir of Truth Pharm Inc., Joey Mogul of Chicago Torture Justice Memorial & Ali of All Of Us Or None

Guest(s): Alexis Pleus
Organization(s): Truth Pharm, Inc.
Alexis Pleus
Download: Audio icon FDBCB050819.mp3

Link(s): Truth Pharm, Inc.

05/01/19 Stanton Peele

Dr. Stanton Peele joins us for the full half hour to discuss his forthcoming book: "Outgrowing Addiction - With Common Sense Instead of "Disease" Therapy"

Guest(s): Stanton Peele
Organization(s): Author
Download: Audio icon FDBCB050119.mp3


04/24/19 Ethan Nadelmann

Ethan Nadelmann the founder and former Exec Dir of Drug Policy Alliance + Chris Whitener supporter of Patients out of Time & Exec Dir of Magical Butter.

Guest(s): Ethan Nadelmann
Organization(s): Drug Policy Alliance

Download: Audio icon FDBCB042419.mp3

Link(s): Drug Policy Alliance

04/17/19 John Delaney

Cannabis Therapeutics 1, Laura Lagano author of CBD Oil Miracle, William Simpson of CannaCrafted, Dale Geiringer of Ca NORML + Judge John Delaney testifies re cannabis to Texas Legislature.

Guest(s): Laura Lagano
Organization(s): LEAP

Download: Audio icon FDBCB041719.mp3

Link(s): LEAP