The Michael Harrington Center

                                  Drug Research Group

               Drug Research Group (DRG) is concerned with drug policy, drug problems
               and drug use in contemporary American society especially in U.S. cities. The
               Drug Research Group emphasizes public health and harm reduction and
               disseminates research which exposes the myths about drug use which have
               shaped current costly and ineffective U.S. drug policies.

               The members of the Drug Research Group include Harry Levine and Lynn
               Zimmer, Professors of Sociology at Queens College and Professor of
               Pharmacology John P. Morgan, M.D. of the CUNY Medical School.

               Crack in America: Demon Drugs and Social Justice
                edited by Craig Reinarman and Harry G. Levine

             Marijuana Myths, Marijuana Facts: A Review of the Scientific Evidence
                  by Lynn Zimmer, published by the Lindesmith Center.