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Racial justice requires ending the war on drugs

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Historically, laws and policies to criminalize drug use or possession were rooted in explicit racism, and they continue to wreak havoc on certain racialized communities. We are a group of bioethicists, drug experts, legal scholars, criminal justice researchers, sociologists, psychologists, and other allied professionals who have come together in support of a policy proposal that is evidence-based and ethically recommended. We call for the immediate decriminalization of all so-called recreatio...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1080/15265161.2020.1861364

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Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
Role:
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University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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Contributor
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Publisher:
Routledge
Journal:
American Journal of Bioethics More from this journal
Volume:
21
Issue:
4
Pages:
4-19
Publication date:
2021-01-07
Acceptance date:
2020-12-04
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EISSN:
1536-0075
ISSN:
1526-5161
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English
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1148122
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pubs:1148122
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2020-12-08

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