Synthetic Drugs Will Change the Global Drug Trade Forever

Drug traffickers thrive on their ability to penetrate national borders, but a new era of toxic, man-made highs could dissolve those boundaries and transform the global drug trade.

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With marijuana legalized for medical use in Thailand, Bangkok’s stoners are emerging from the underground.

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Oregon Has Way Too Much Legal Weed. This Is Where It's Going

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Canada Might Have Found a Back Door to End the War on Drugs

Buckling under the overdose crisis, Vancouver is giving people prescription opioids to save them from fentanyl on the street.

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Using LSD, MDMA and Psilocybin to Treat Mental Health

A groundswell of academic opinion suggests that psychedelic substances like LSD and psilocybin could be utilised to serve a raft of therapeutic benefits.

Why Weed Is Good | Let Lee Explain

Weed has been a controversial topic in America since the Reefer Madness days thanks to fear mongering and propaganda. Lee explains why you shouldn’t believe it.

I Spoke With Animals Through Pet Psychics

Taji discusses trending topics with animal mediums.

Weed Could Once Get Locals Killed in Bangkok. Now Cannabis Culture Is Taking Off

With marijuana legalized for medical use in Thailand, Bangkok’s stoners are emerging from the underground.

Oregon Has Way Too Much Legal Weed. This Is Where It's Going

Picture hundreds of pounds of bud rotting in trash bags.

The Coast Guard Just Fished 1,300 Pounds of Weed Out of the Ocean

A "concerned citizen" spotted 43 plastic bales floating off the coast of Catalina Island.

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If Everyone Tripped on Psychedelics, We’d Do More About Climate Change

Scientists are looking into what psychedelics do to inspire people to act pro-environmentally.

Oakland Just Decriminalized 'shrooms to Restore the Community's "Relationship to Nature"

It will also allow police to focus their resources elsewhere, said the councilman who introduced the resolution.

The Movement to Make Shrooms Legal Is Gaining Momentum

Denver just decriminalized the drug, and Oakland could be next.

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Legit, Safe Places to Inject Heroin Are Closer Than Ever

A tool lots of other countries have tried is suddenly within reach in cities like Philadelphia.

I Hadn't Seen My Addict Father in Years—Then I Ran Into Him on the Street

I spotted my dad hanging out in a sketchy alley in my hometown. He didn't even recognize me when I introduced myself.

An Unprecedented Drop in Overdose Deaths Is Sadly Not Reason to Celebrate

We know that politically, when turning points in crises are identified, both attention and money are drawn away from the issue.

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Ketamine Could Help Stop Suicidal Thoughts

A psychiatrist who is studying the drug explains.

When Should a Prescription Drug's Side Effects Count as a Disability?

“Part of me can kind of understand where they're coming from, but most of me doesn't.”

Risky Drugs Are Being Marketed to People With Mental Health Issues

"There is egregious overmedication with very dangerous antipsychotics for people who don't need them."

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