"Prostitution is basically capitalism and sex, which of those two are you against? I’m for both," said pro-sex work candidate Jo Jorgensen.
Seven Chief Public Health Officers Call for Drug Decriminalization, But Justin Trudeau Isn’t Budging
VICE News reached out to top health officials across the country and found a surprising level of support for ending the war on drugs.
B.C. Premier John Horgan has called on the prime minister to decriminalize all drugs.
Two years after Justin Trudeau legalized cannabis, the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police says arresting people for having small amounts of other drugs, such as cocaine and heroin, is “ineffective.”
On Thursday, the congresswoman introduced a landmark criminal justice resolution that did not ignore sex workers' needs.
“We see this not only as a template for Oregon but for the rest of the country and the world."
The landmark bill also empowers them to report abuse and exploitation.
"We left it initially vague on purpose," the campaign manager behind Denver's historic vote told us.
Decrim NY—a new coalition of sex workers, state lawmakers, and advocacy groups—wants to make New York the first state to decriminalize sex work.
Some Boston neighborhoods are struggling with what they call half-baked dispensary plans.
The move comes amid a record-breaking number of opioid-related deaths across the country.
Psilocybin is a much more complex drug than cannabis and it shouldn’t be treated the same way when it comes to decriminalization.