Rachel Leigh Cook's Remixed Anti-Drug PSA Highlights Injustices In America

Rachel Leigh Cook's This is Your Brain on Drugs PSA is an icon of '90s insanity. Moral panic about drug use swept the nation. If you recall, this was the era of super predators: Nancy Reagan's Just Say No campaign and her husband Ronald's Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986. The result was that people thought drugs were destroying America. More specifically, people thought that drugs like crack were disproportionately more dangerous than drugs like cocaine. Though the two are more or less chemically...


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