Richard Burns

    Richard is the interim executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance. As a nonprofit management consultant and activist, he has previously served as interim executive director of Lambda Legal, the Johnson Family Foundation, the North Star Fund, PENCIL, the Funding Exchange, Funders for LGBTQ Issues and the Stonewall Community Foundation. He was the executive director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center in New York City from 1986 to 2009.

    How the Drug War Is a Tool to Criminalize LGBTQ+ People

    When we think of the criminalization of the LGBTQ+ community, our minds likely veer ...