Transcript
  • 00:00    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:06    |    
    Introduction
  • 01:07    |    
    Ethan Nadelmann's background
    • Quotes n , John Stuart Mill
    • Intersection between International Relations and Criminology
    • Experience in the State Department
    • Quotes n , Ethan Nadelmann
  • 04:54.5    |    
    War on drugs
  • Failed prohibitionist policy
  • 08:17    |    
    Alcohol prohibition
    • Worldwide prohibition movements
    • An intelligent legal regulatory policy
  • 12:10    |    
    Marijuana
    • Perception of marijuana in the United States
    • California Marijuana Legalization Initiative
    • Real risks of marijuana
  • 20:20    |    
    Rates of incarceration around the world
  • 23:06    |    
    Prison industrial complex
  • 26:55    |    
    Legal and illegal drugs through time
  • 29:01    |    
    Drug users
    • Opium users
    • Addiction to coffee
    • Drug prohibition based on cultural conflicts
    • Social racial phenomenon
  • 38:48.5    |    
    Drug Policy Alliance
  • Decriminalization of the drug user
  • 40:49    |    
    Multigenerational struggle
  • Quotes "Global Prohibition Regimes: The Evolution of Norms in International Society", Ethan Nadelmann
  • 42:32    |    
    Optimal drug policies
  • 44:19    |    
    Final words
  • 45:25    |    
    Final credits


The Role of Science and Individual Rights in Drug Policies

New Media  | 16 de febrero de 2012  | Vistas: 24

Ethan Nadelmann talks about prohibition and criminalization of drugs in the United States and around the world. He comments on the existence and social acceptance of some common legal drugs through time and explains that prohibition has been a result of cultural and racial conflicts in the United States. As banning drugs has proven not to be the best approach towards this issue, Nadelmann proposes an alternative based on science, economic rationality, consensus and debate that can be the most efficient way to solve this inconvenient and problematic reality.




Conferencista

Ethan Nadelmann is the founder and executive director of the Drug…

IDEAS DE LA LIBERTAD

Nuestra misión es la enseñanza y difusión de los principios éticos, jurídicos y económicos de una sociedad de personas libres y responsables.

Universidad Francisco Marroquín