Ethan Nadelmann to Speak in the United Kingdom

Press Release January 25, 2006
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Tony Newman at (646) 335 5384 or Tommy McDonald at (646) 335-2242

Described by Rolling Stone as “the point man” for drug policy reform efforts, Ethan Nadelmann is widely regarded as the outstanding proponent of drug policy reform both in the United States and abroad. Nadelmann will be in London for speaking engagements from Friday, January 27-Feb. 5.

Nadelmann will be available for interviews, and he can address issues specific to the United Kingdom as well as United States and international concerns. Nadelmann will speak at the following events:

Nadelmann is the Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, the nation’s leading drug policy reform organization, and advocates for drug policies grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights.

Mr. Nadelmann received his B.A., J.D., and Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard as well as a Masters’ degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics, and taught Princeton University for seven years. Nadelmann’s writings have appeared in numerous publications such as Science, Rolling Stone, and National Review, and he has appeared on TV and radio programs including ABC’s Nightline, a Ted Koppel Special Report, NBC’s Today Show, NBC Nightly News, CBS’s 48 Hours, CBS Morning News, and Larry King Live.

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