Uprooting the Drug War Discussion Series

You think you know the drug war? It goes far beyond arrests and incarceration.

Punishment for drug use is not limited to the criminal legal system. It is deeply rooted in the policies of various civil systems where people meet the drug war on a daily basis. The drug war has twisted and warped the systems we depend on, doling out punishment instead of assistance.

The Drug Policy Alliance is hosting a series of six online discussions to talk about how we can work together, across movements, to fully extract the drug war and its culture of criminalization and punishment from our lives. Learn more about Uprooting the Drug War.

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Child Welfare, the Drug War, and Family Separation
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 4:30 PM-6:00 PM EST
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Public Benefits, the Drug War, and Denial of Benefits
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 4:30 PM-6:00 PM EST
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Education, the Drug War, and the Criminalization of Students
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 4:30 PM-6:00 PM EST
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Housing, the Drug War, and the Denial of Stable Places to Live
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 4:30 PM-6:00 PM EST
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Immigration, the Drug War, and the Deportation Machine
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 4:30 PM-6:00 PM EST
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Employment, the Drug War, and Economic Disaster
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:30 PM-6:00 PM EST
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