Tag: FBI

Billie Holiday and the drug war

Singer Billie Holiday wastormented by anti-drug squad In the 1940s and ’50s, Harry Anslinger, head of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Narcotics, set his sights on jazz vocalist Billie Holiday. By: Published on Sun Feb 01 2015 Billie Holiday (1915-1959), one of the greatest jazz vocalists […]

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GRASS: The History of Marijuana (documentary)

The feature documentary GRASS by filmmaker Ron Mann and narrated by Woody Harrelson on the topic of the most controversial drug of the 20th century, Marijauna. Using a mix of archival footage, artistic graphics, and an impressive original soundtrack. + Check the original press kit […]

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