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 ...
Nov 28 2016

Prejudice Kills: People Who Need Lifesaving Methadone Continue to Be Degraded and Blocked

November 28th, 2016 “Methadone is a tool of harm reduction, the system that controls methadone is a system of harm production.” – Peter Vanderkloot, methadone patient-advocate “Methadone made me a prisoner,” said Francine, a former patient of mine, who was on and off methadone for 10 years. “That’s ...