Professor Akwasi Owusu-Bempah speaks on podcast about Cannabis and the Criminalization of Black Canadians

June 3, 2020 by Sherri Klassen

Professor Akwasi Owusu-Bempah recently contributed to a Policy Options podcast entitled "Cannabis and the Criminalization of Black Canadians." Policy Options is an online newsletter sponsored by the Institute for Public Policy Research. It airs podcasts every second Wednesday. Professor Owusu-Bempah is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto. he has teaching responsibilities at the Mississauga campus. Owusu-Bempah has research expertise in the areas of race, policing and drug policy. The podcast includes an interview with Owusu-Bempah and also with Halifax poet, educator, journalist and activist, El Jones.

Listen to the podcast here or on the Policy Options website here.


Policy Options Podcast · PO Podcast 95 – Cannabis and criminalization of Black Canadians