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Opinions on the Drinking Age — podcast now online

August 31, 2009 7:11 pm Published by 1 Comment

The drinking age in the US (currently age 21) is under scrutiny. Various groups (including the Amethyst Initiative) believe that the drinking age should be reexamined and, perhaps, lowered. Straight Up listens to youth, a law enforcement representative, and a college president — and why they think a lower drinking age is a bad idea.

You can find out more about the drinking age debates at the following resources:

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