David Bearman, M.D., a leader in the field of cannabinoid medicine, has just written an insightful two-volume examination into the origin of the United States drug laws, Drugs are NOT the Devil’s Tools: How Discrimination and Greed Created a Dysfunctional Drug Policy and How It Can Be Fixed This engaging and beautifully illustrated full color book shows how, through the intertwining motives of discrimination and greed, often under the guise of morality, the government has created a drug policy that is completely dysfunctional.
A sought-after speaker, Dr. Bearman has recently been a featured presenter in Minnesota NORML,Australia, Costa Rica and will be discussing the significant advances of cannabis medicine and science at the Chicago Cannabis Convention in July.
Since he received his medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine, Dr. Bearman has had a long career in the field of drug abuse treatment and prevention, served at all levels of government from the U.S. Public Health Service to the Santa Barbara Regional Health Authority where he now lives. He is a co-founder of the American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine and on the board of Americans for Safe Access and the Advisory Board for Patients Out of Time.
Dr. Bearman’s new book, Drugs are NOT the Devil’s Tools, is in two volumes and available in both color and black& white editions. More information more about the books can be found at www.drugsarenotthedevilstools.com