Michelle Alexander, author of the bestseller The New Jim Crow, will speak on a plenary about the war on drugs, mass incarceration and criminal justice.
For media interested in requesting a press pass:
To ensure that your credentials are current, we require that you submit your current press identification. The conference organizers reserve the right to refuse media badges upon review of credentials and websites. Please review the categories below to determine the guidelines for submitting a request for a press pass.
Please note that online media must meet all criteria below:
Freelance Writers - A letter (on letterhead) from a publisher, editor-in-chief or managing editor indicating that you are covering the 2017 International Drug Policy Reform Conference for their publication, as well as the section of the publication to which you are contributing
The following groups are not eligible for media badges:
Tony Newman, Director of Communications
Fax: (212) 613-8021
Mail: Drug Policy Alliance, 131 West 33rd Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10001
Once we receive your credentials, please allow up to two weeks for an email indicating your registration status. At that time you will receive specific instructions for registering.
Please direct questions to Tony Newman, Director of Communications, (212) 613-8026.