Afghanistan supplies 72% of the world's opium. How will U.S. drug policy be affected by our war in Afghanistan and the added security measures that the Bush Administration is taking to protect Americans from terrorism? Larry Mantle speaks with the executive director and director of the Lindesmith Center, a policy organization that helped frame Proposition 36 passed last November, advocating treatment rather than jail time for first time drug offenders.
Use-of-force experts give their analysis of the Chicago police shooting video and weigh in on the events leading up to its release; We discuss Monday's upcoming Paris climate talks and its economic benefits; L.A. Times Test Kitchen Director Noelle Carter drops by our studio to give listeners last-minute Thanksgiving dinner tips and TGI-Filmweek comes early!
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