Nixon’s Drug Abuse Initiatives (Part I)

May 4, 2018

Nixon's Drug Abuse Initiatives PanelIn response to the growing drug abuse problem in the late 1960s and early 1970s, President Richard Nixon’s created America’s first Drug Czar; enhanced law enforcement; and centralized programs for drug abuse education, treatment, rehabilitation, research, and training. (May 4, 2018, National Archives Building, Washington, D.C.)

Title: No Final Victories – Lessons from President Nixon’s Drug Abuse Initiatives

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