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FRONTLINE; Stopping Drugs

01/28/1987

PART I


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Stopping Drugs
Program Number

503

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

A two-part special examining efforts to stamp out drugs. Part I examines the personal struggles of four addicts trying to kick the habit and the effectiveness of drug treatment programs. Part II journeys into America's schools to find out if drugs are really a major problem and if anti-drug efforts are working.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Stopping Drugs,” 01/28/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_82E656358700491CBB64C1B31E0BC73D.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Stopping Drugs.” 01/28/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_82E656358700491CBB64C1B31E0BC73D>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Stopping Drugs. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_82E656358700491CBB64C1B31E0BC73D
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