In Oregon, an Experiment in Drug Laws

KERA’s Think | 31 August 2023 | 0h 32m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Jack Holmes about his Esquire article The Land Beyond the Drug War. It has been one year since Oregon decriminalised drug possession as part of a new approach to treat drug abuse. Discusses why heroin and fentanyl are now easily accessible street drugs, and if this radical way of confronting addiction as a behavioural health issue is doing more harm than good.

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