Over 1,000 politicians, rock stars, activists and artists are calling for more humane global drug laws.
Last month Congressional Republicans rallied behind an effort to lift a decades-old ban against federal funding for syringe exchange programs.
"It will effectively mean a diplomatic immunity to inject heroin in a safe, secure, passionate environment."
President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, charged with improving police-community relations and reducing crime, has largely overlooked one of the elements most essential to accomplishing this goal: the need to reform drug policy.
The elephant in the room is the powerful tool we already have for preventing opiate related overdose and death by preventing opiate dependence, cannabis.
One amendment offered by Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) would move $10 million from the agency's salaries and expenses to
Some pharmaceutical contaminants have already been found to affect biological diversity and cause behavioral changes in some
America's war on drugs is the world's war on drugs. And the world's war on drugs is codified and dictated by three international drug conventions.
With all of the good intentions in the world, outlawing cigarettes would be just as disastrous as the prohibition on other drugs. Let's imagine what our country would look like if cigarettes became illegal.
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