This week: Century does psychedelics. We hear from Professor Peter Hendricks, PhD with the School of Public Health at the University of Alabama at Birmingham on special considerations for evaluating psilocybin-facilitated treatments in vulnerable populations; and from Jazmin Pirozek, HBA, MSc on her work developing a traditional medicine strategy for the diabetes epidemic in First Nations communities in Canada.
Thu - Howard Wooldridge “Cops say legalize Heroin... ask me why”
Mon - Phil Smith 3
The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights recently organized a webinar entitled Human Rights In Action: Implementing the International Guidelines on Human Rights and Drug Policy. We hear from two of the speakers: Rodrigo Uprimny, a professor emeritus at the National University of Colombia and Director of the Drug Policy Area for DeJusticia; and Teresa Caeiro, advisor to Portugal’s National Coordinator for the problems of Drugs, Drug Addiction and Alcohol. Plus, Ajeng Larasati, Human Rights Lead at Harm Reduction International, on The Death Penalty for Drug Offenses in the Covid-19 pandemic era.
Fri - Kassandra Frederique 7
Sat - Carly Wolf of NORML NJ
Tue - World With Drugs - Charan Sharma
Sun - Michael Krawitz 2
Sun - Eric Sterling Criminal Justice Policy
Thu - Paul Stanford 2
Wed - David Duffield 5
Thu - Dr. Robert Melamede VI
Fri - Author Maia Szalavitz 2
Thu - COPD sufferer gets high with new Hybrid device
The UK's House of Commons discusses medical cannabis, plus we hear from the Reverend Larry W. Foy with the Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity and Rafi Toruella with Intercambios Puerto Rico.
Fri - Kassandra Frederique of DPA re renewed compassion in US
Sun - UK Commander Brian Paddick 2/2
Sun - Jacob Sullum Editor of Reason Magazine
Thu - Paul Armentano, re marijuana research
September is Recovery Month, so this week on Century of Lies we speak with Sheila Vakharia, PhD, Policy Manager of the Office of Academic Engagement at the Drug Policy Alliance, about recovery, stigma, and harm reduction.
Wed - Congressman Beto O'Rourke 3/3