Freelance journalist with short book on drug policy out in May 2022.
A professional Santa dishes the dirt on this year's naughty list.
Supporters claim the powerfully hallucinogenic tree-bark derivative can break the cycle of addiction and eliminate withdrawal.
With magic mushrooms seemingly being used more widely than ever, it's high time we look at the ancient history of psychotropic fungi.
The pro-weed legalisation protest in Hyde Park has even gained tacit official approval in the UK.
Some scientists believe that LSD and psilocybin could treat everything from cluster headaches to fibromyalgia.
Criminals are using the pandemic to force their way into the homes of vulnerable people and drug users like never before.
Campaigners hope that the introduction of DCRs in the world's drug death capital would lead to more evidence-based drug policies.
In 2016, for the first time, the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs explicitly recommended decriminalising drug possession and use.
"A tidal wave of violence is a very real possibility," said the region's former Police and Crime Commissioner.
Observers are split on the consequences of “speed-toading” using the venom, called bufo, as a cure for the ills of the modern world.
Priti Patel's plan to make an example of middle-class drug users is a terrible idea, according to every single person we asked.