2018-12-29, 13:40–13:45, Borg
Brief history of why narcotics are illegal and recent news in the area of psychedelic research.
"War on drugs" - the term was popularized by the media shortly after a press conference given on June 18, 1971, by President Richard Nixon—the day after publication of a special message from President Nixon to the Congress on Drug Abuse Prevention and Control—during which he declared drug abuse "public enemy number one".
Now we have internet, research, data, science - some interesting things are in the making. Medical cannabis being one of the many revolutionary medicines.