Leadership and the Humanities Podcast
Episode 19: Just Say No
“Just Say No” was the touchstone of the 1980s social campaign run by First Lady Nancy Reagan and was broadcast as a public service campaign during afternoon and weekend television commercials involving big-haired singers and hip-hop dancers in shiny pants…
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The following works were used in this podcast:
Evans, Alice, and Kris Bosworth. Building Effective Drug Education Programs. Bloomington, Ind.: Phi Delta Kappa International, 1998. http://www.pdkintl.org/edres/resbul19.htm.
Lopez, German. “The Federal Government Won’t Change Marijuana’s ‘Schedule.’ Here’s What That Means.” Vox, September 25, 2014. https://www.vox.com/2014/9/25/6842187/drug-schedule-list-marijuana.
Papillion, Natalie. “Reefer Madness: The Racist Origins of Marijuana Prohibition.” Medium, June 6, 2020. https://medium.com/equityorg/reefer-madness-the-racist-roots-of-marijuana-prohibition-37b9e7fb7d6c.
The Sentencing Project. “Report to the United Nations on Racial Disparities in the U.S. Criminal Justice System.” Accessed October 23, 2020. https://www.sentencingproject.org/publications/un-report-on-racial-disparities/.
CERD. “Study Adds to Doubts on DARE Program.” Accessed October 23, 2020. http://www.cerd.org/269-2/.
“United States – Punishment and Prejudice: Racial Disparities in the War on Drugs.” Accessed October 23, 2020. https://www.hrw.org/legacy/reports/2000/usa/Rcedrg00.htm.
“War on Drugs – Timeline in America, Definition & Facts – HISTORY.” Accessed October 23, 2020. https://www.history.com/topics/crime/the-war-on-drugs.