Mar 30, 2021
Joe and Amy sit down with Nebraska state senator, Anna Wishart about her proposed legislation regarding medical cannabis. She explains how it could help an aging population, kids with intractable epilepsy, and aid in economic growth all while her opposition worries about the impact on goats.
Mar 23, 2021
Joe and Amy chat it up with former NYPD officer and chief of police of Burlington, VT, Brandon Del Pozo about his transition to being a scholar, reforms in policing and how we can all do a better job with drug policy.
Mar 16, 2021
Joe and Amy sit down with John Swab, writer/director of the new film “Body Brokers” to discuss the film and the “multi-billion dollar insurance scandal within the substance abuse treatment industry.” We talk about the low rate of success within the treatment industry, the predatory nature of the business...
Mar 9, 2021
Joe and Amy sit down with Dr. Douglas Mungin, Communications Studies Professor and "Skid Row historian" who has been shot to fame by the Netflix four-part documentary "Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel”. Dr. Mungin talks to us about gentrification, racism, “containment", mental illness, drug addiction...
Mar 2, 2021
Amy and Joe sit down with writer, activist and speaker David Poses and talk about his highly anticipated darkly funny addiction memoir “The Weight of Air: a memoir of a double life, fueled by addiction and mental illness”. Poses explains why he thinks depression is the gateway drug and discloses that he’s been...