Book Discusssion The Drug Wars in America, 1940-1973

Kathleen Frydl talked about her book, The Drug Wars in America, 1940-1973, in which she argues that contrary to common perception, the war… read more

Kathleen Frydl talked about her book, The Drug Wars in America, 1940-1973, in which she argues that contrary to common perception, the war on drugs did not begin with President Nixon’s pronouncement in 1971, but was rather a further development of preexisting initiatives. She spoke at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, D.C. close

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Book Discusssion The Drug Wars in America, 1940-1973

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 16, 2013
Last Aired:
Jan 4, 2014

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  • Jun 16, 2013 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 22, 2013 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jan 04, 2014 | 8:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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