Anthony Papa

Anthony Papa is the Manager of Media and Artist Relations for the Drug Policy Alliance and the author of This Side of Freedom: Life After Lockdown.

Is Trump is Using his Pardon Powers the Right Way? 

Should Making a Music Video Keep Luke Scarmazzo in Prison?

Sessions Should Learn from the Past Mistakes of Fighting the Drug War

Drug War Victim: Oklahoma’s Larry Yarbrough to be Freed after 23 Years in Prison

Larry Yarbrough Granted Clemency After 22 Years in Prison

Coming Home: an Open Letter to 6,000 Soon-to-be-Released Drug War Prisoners From an Ex-Con

Just How Cruel is Bobby Jindal?

Reefer Madness, Louisiana-Style

Letters From the Frontlines of the Drug War

Obama’s Drug Clemency Plan

The Democrats and Clemency

I Turned Down 3 Years in Prison and Ended up with 15 to Life

President Obama, Pardon Both the Turkey and Drug War Prisoners for the Holidays

Stop Searching People’s Assholes for Drugs

Mandatory Minimum Sentencing and Potential Pardons

Undercover Drug Cop Arrests Autistic Student

Brotherhood of the Exonerated

What Jerry Sandusky Can Expect in Prison

Drop the Case Against Activist Jazz Hayden

Smoking Pot in the Capitol

Breaking the Cycle of Addiction in Prison

A License to Steal

The Artist Who Helped Me Paint My Way to Freedom

The Ordeal of Cameron Douglas

Clemency and Restoration in New York