15-XI, Washington, jornada, Ending the Global War on Drugs

Ending the Global War on Drugs

Location: NAHB Auditorium, Washington, D.C.
Event Date: November 15, 2011
Event Time: 9:00 a.m. - 6:15 p.m.

Although the global prohibition of drugs has manifestly failed to stem the use of narcotics, it has generated enormous costs and perverse outcomes. In the United States, the war on drugs is generating alarming violations of civil liberties, weakening the rule of law, and compromising law enforcement efforts. The U.S.-led drug war is also undermining legitimate foreign policy goals around the world, including the spread of liberal democracy and an effective war on terror.

This conference will bring together prominent scholars and international leaders to analyze current policy and propose practical alternatives such as legalization.

Speakers will discuss:

This conference is supported by a grant from the Open Society Foundations. 

Location

NAHB Auditorium
1201 15th Street, N.W. (Corner of 15th and M St.)
Washington D.C.

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For more information or to register, visit the conference website.

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