Cultural Baggage


Cultural Baggage is DTN's longest running broadcast program with 18 years as of October 2019. We are proud to have more than three dozen affiliate stations in the US and Canada broadcasting our 29 minutes of unvarnished truth about the failure and futility of this eternal prohibition of drugs. Produced by former cop Dean Becker at KPFT, Houston, one of the 5 Pacifica "sister" stations.





05/07/08 - Clarence Bradford

Clarence Bradford, the former police chief of Houston, Texas now running for District Attorney of Harris County discusses the drug war with host Dean Becker a speaker for Law Enforcement Against Prohibition.

Guest(s): Clarence Bradford
Organization(s): Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP)

Link(s): LEAP

04/30/08 - Rick Doblin

Tribute to Dr. Albert Hofmann with Dr. Rick Doblin, Phil Smith reports from Mexico, North Dakotan busted for salvia + Poppygate Report with Glenn Greenway

Guest(s): Rick Doblin
Organization(s): Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)

Link(s): MAPS

04/23/08 - Norm Kent

Norm Kent of NORML at 420 Fest, Dan Bernath of MPP, Doug McVay with Drug War Facts, Philppe Lucas of VICS & Eddy Lepp - exonerated of largest ever DEA MJ bust

Guest(s): Norm Kent
Organization(s): NORML

Link(s): NORML

04/16/08 - Jack Cole

Jack Cole, director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition + Poppygate report with Glenn Greenway & DTN editorial: "Drug War is Treason"

Guest(s): Jack Cole
Organization(s): Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP)

Link(s): LEAP

04/09/08 - Donald Tashkin

From the International Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics: Dr. Donald Tashkin & Dr. Donald Abrams + Poppygate Report with Glenn Greenway & Corrupt Cop Report with Phil Smith

Guest(s): Donald Tashkin
Organization(s): NIDA

Link(s): Patients out of Time

04/02/08 - Lynn Paltrow

Pregnant Women, another casualty in the drug war with Dutch Chatenberg, Lynn Paltrow and Susan Boyd

Guest(s): Lynn Paltrow

03/26/08 - Bruce Mirken

Bruce Mirken of Marijuana Policy Project, Paul Armentano of National Organization for Reform of Marijuana Laws, Chris Hermes of Americans for Safe Access & Teddy Woodards song: "I'm Not Criminal"

Guest(s): Bruce Mirken
Organization(s): Marijuana Policy Project (MPP)
Link(s): Marijuana Policy Project, Americans for Safe Access

03/19/08 - Jim Hightower

Jim Hightower, author of "Swim Against the Current - Even a Dead Fish Can Go With the Flow" + Cliff Thornton of Efficacy-Online re UN convention in Vienna & Obama's Preacher

Guest(s): Jim Hightower

Link(s): Efficacy

03/12/08 - John Baeza

John Baeza with 24 years of law enforcement experience now a speaker for LEAP, (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition) + Poppygate Report with Glenn Greenway and a call for the first ever "Friends of LEAP" meeting, to make a coordinated contact with elected officials.

Guest(s): John Baeza
Organization(s): Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP)

Link(s): LEAP

03/05/08 - Catherine Austin Fitts

Catherine Austin Fitts, former HUD asst sec discusses the economic nightmare of the drug war + Poppygate report & Drug War Facts

Guest(s): Catherine Austin Fitts
Organization(s): Solari

Link(s): Solari