Nov 28 2016

NY Council Candidate Attacks Idea of “Shooting Gallery for Heroin Junkies,” Seems Ideal for “Post-Truth” GOP

November 28th, 2016 In a city of 8 million people, there has to be one bad egg. (Or two.) Enter New York City Council candidate Bob Capano, who yesterday decided to speak to radio host John Catsimatidis about supervised injection facilities (SIFs). “It’s basically a taxpayer-funded shooting gallery ...
Oct 05 2016

The Dramatic Conversion of Norway’s Health Minister to Drug Policy Reform Is a Remarkable Moment for All of Us Who Use Drugs

October 5th, 2016 “Yes, we love this country.” So begin the lyrics of the Norwegian national anthem. As a someone who is addicted to drugs, though, I have not felt much of this love from my country for as long as I can remember. My government has harassed, punished and chased me and the ...