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Anthony Papa

Anthony Papa is an artist, writer, noted advocate against the war on drugs. He currently is manager of media and artist relations for the Drug Policy Alliance, the leading advocacy organization against the drug war in the United States. He is a frequent public speaker and college lecturer on his art and criminal justice issues. Papa is the author of 15 to Life: How I Painted My Way to Freedom (2004), a memoir about his experience of being sentenced to state prison for a first-time, nonviolent...See more