Jacob Sullum

Jacob Sullum is a senior editor at Reason magazine and Reason.com and is a nationally syndicated columnist.

Video Collection

Jacob Sullum: In Defense of Drug Use

featuring Jacob Sullum on Jan 16, 2000

Sullum argues for the repeal drug prohibition and discusses the misperceptions regarding drug use and addiction.


Private Lives and Public Education

by Jason Kuznicki on Feb 15, 2012

Kuznicki uses the example of school lunch restrictions to detail how difficult it is for public officials to act in the public good.

Free Thoughts

How Drug Prohibition Caused the Opioid Crisis

featuring Jeffrey A. Singer and Trevor Burrus on Oct 27, 2017

Jeffrey A. Singer joins us to talk about the ongoing opioid overdose epidemic in the United States. Why are there so many opioid users in the US?

Free Thoughts

Tyranny of Public Health (with Jacob Sullum)

featuring Trevor Burrus and Jacob Sullum on Dec 27, 2019

Jacob Sullum joins the show to talk about how drug prohibition actually creates more problems than if some controlled substances were made legal.