Drugs and Public Policy

Dr. Weil, the Founder of the Center for Integrative Medicine, spoke about U.S. drug policy. He critiqued the criminal and… read more

Dr. Weil, the Founder of the Center for Integrative Medicine, spoke about U.S. drug policy. He critiqued the criminal and moralistic U.S. policies and argued for a more culturally-based policy to restrict drug use to an adult, recreational activity. He also emphasized that drug education should simply consist of the benefits and harmful effects of various drugs so that people can decide for themselves whether to take drugs. After his remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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Drugs and Public Policy

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Program ID:
75948-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 1997
Last Aired:
Jun 7, 1997

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  • Jan 05, 1997 | 5:29am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 05, 1997 | 3:22pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 06, 1997 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 06, 1997 | 11:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 07, 1997 | 2:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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