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GUEST: Stephen Gutwillig, Deputy Executive Director of Programs with the Drug Policy Alliance.

Twenty five-years ago today, President George HW Bush made his now infamous “War on Drugs” speech live from the Oval Office (see below for video). Stephen joins Coy for an extended conversation on the historic significance of those remarks and what has happened as a result.


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Friday, September 5, 2014.



 September 5, 1989. Courtesy of C-Span.