Intersections + Injustice

    Cops Morphing Into Social Workers Is Not a Solution

    All across the US, law enforcement asserts its power through its sheer visibility in ...

    DEA’s “Innovative” Strategy in New Orleans Encourages Ever-Harsher Prosecutions

    On April 16, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) launched its latest punishment-driven, treatment-inflected response ...

    Vindictive Drug-Induced Homicide Charges Are Set to Surge in Chicago

    Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson believes that drug-induced deaths are “becoming an epidemic” and that ...

    How Helpful—Or Harmful—Are Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs?

    Before admitting new patients to his practice, Dr. Miguel Diaz checks their prescription history. ...

    To Address Addiction, Confront Racism in Our Health and Justice Systems

    It’s widely documented that decades of punitive criminal justice and drug policies have led ...