Alexander Lekhtman

    Alexander is Filter’s staff writer. He writes about the movement to end the War on Drugs. He grew up in New Jersey and swears it’s actually alright. He’s also a musician hoping to change the world through the power of ledger lines and legislation. Alexander was previously Filter‘s editorial fellow.

    How Will You Talk to Your Kids About Drug Safety?

    If you are a parent, or hope to be someday, you’ve likely considered how ...

    Drug Policy Reform in Missouri: City-Level Progress, Strong Headwinds

    A Missouri mayor recently announced a plan to pardon people with marijuana and psilocybin ...

    Major Report Sheds Light on Europe’s Changing Drug-Use Patterns

    A major new report identifies changing patterns of drug use across Europe. Young British ...

    Why Historic House Marijuana Legalization Vote Has Been Pushed Back

    An historic House of Representatives vote on a federal marijuana legalization bill, orginally slated ...