Harm Reduction

Drugs

Russia Is Punishing People for Helping Drug Users

Moscow's only harm reduction NGO has been given a potentially devastating fine for doing the work it's meant to do.
Niko Vorobjov
12.11.18
High Wire

The Radical New Fentanyl Trend That Could Save Lives and Screw Dealers

One $5 or $10 fatal dose could become dozens or even hundreds of nonfatal highs.
Maia Szalavitz
11.20.18
Weed

Vancouver Cops Raided Weed Meant For Opioid Users

Meanwhile, the city's overdose rates are skyrocketing.
Manisha Krishnan
9.17.18
Drugs

Experts Call Bullshit On Backstreet Boy AJ McLean’s Opioid Detox Kits

“You shouldn't want a Backstreet Boy treating your medical problem.”
Manisha Krishnan
9.11.18
Drugs

The Story Of How I Finally Quit Doing Cocaine

It’s not just because I’m tired of being a bloodsucking ghoul. In 2018, blow isn’t what it used to be.
Kitty Gray
9.11.18
Drugs

This Man Took 140 Drugs and Wrote a Harm Reduction Bible

We spoke to Dominic Milton Trott about 'The Honest Drugs Book'.
David Hillier
9.3.18
High Wire

These Drug Users Don't Want Their Dealer Prosecuted if They OD

"I love my friends and I love the people I hang out with and I don't want anybody going to jail because of my behaviour."
Maia Szalavitz
8.20.18
Drugs

We Embedded With Vigilante Drug Testers at the Gathering of the Juggalos

In opioid-ravaged Ohio, Bunk Police helped Insane Clown Posse fans test their drugs.
Allison Tierney
7.31.18
medical cannabis

The Story of Two Epileptic Sisters, One Who Can Get Medical Cannabis, the Other Who Can't

We spoke to the makers of a new documentary, 'Separating the Strains', which tells the story of US-based Chelsea Leyland and UK-based Tamsin.
Mattha Busby
7.25.18
Drugs

This Is How Long Party Drugs Last

Do drugs expire? A question you will have almost certainly asked yourself, answered.
Nilu Haidari
7.19.18
Canadian Opioid Crisis

The Opioid Crisis Is Mostly Killing Men, New Stats Show

Public health experts aren’t sure why the gender split on Canadian opioid-related deaths grew even wider in 2017.
Allison Tierney
6.21.18
Drugs

Drug Experts React to People's Stupid Holiday Drug Stories

Buying drugs! Overseas! Is not a good idea!
Ethan Shone
6.15.18
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