Last updated on: 6/16/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Drug Free America Foundation Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Description:

“Drug Free America Foundation, Inc. is a drug prevention and policy organization committed to developing, promoting and sustaining global strategies, policies and laws that will reduce illegal drug use, drug addiction, drug-related injury and death.”

“About Us,” www.dfaf.org (accessed Nov. 7, 2007)

Mission:
  • “Opposing efforts that would legalize, decriminalize or promote illicit drugs or promote illicit dug use.
  • Encouraging citizens of all nations to strive for drug-free homes, schools, workplaces and communities.
  • Advocating abstinence-based drug education in our schools and teaching our children healthy alternatives to drug use.
  • Educating employers about the dangers of illicit drug use in the workplace and the important role of drug-free workplace programs.
  • Supporting law enforcement and drug interdiction efforts.
  • Promoting cooperation between national and international leaders and governments to develop and implement polices and laws that will reduce drug use and abuse.
  • Improving global communication between scientists, researchers and physicians to advance our knowledge of drug abuse, addiction and treatment.
  • Sharing our knowledge, resources and experience with others working to prevent or eliminate illicit drug use.”

“About Us,” www.dfaf.org (accessed Nov. 7, 2007)

Other:
Non-profit 501(c)(3)
Quoted in:
  1. Should Illegal Drugs Be Legalized?