Intersections + Injustice

    Harsher Federal Penalties for Selling Fentanyl-Laced Drugs Have Taken Effect—Expect Unintended Consequences

    New federal sentencing guidelines that took effect November 1 significantly increase the potential prison sentence ...

    Rape Survivor Advocates Endorse Pro-Criminal Justice Reform DA Candidates

    Rape survivor advocacy groups are typically assumed—often inaccurately—to support the most “tough-on-crime” candidates for ...

    Moral Panic Around “Chemsex Crimewave” Predictably Lacks Coherent Analysis

    Moral panic continues around chemsex, the term used (most often in Europe) to describe a ...

    Are Doctors “Dickheads?”

    The hashtag #Doctorsaredickheads spread across Twitter this past weekend, with many people weighing in ...

    “Organizing Through Pain”—Harm Reduction Leaders Address Race and Structural Violence

    A panel session titled “Organizing Through Pain and Policy: Multiracial Organizing in the Opioid ...

    US Support for Death Penalty Hits All-Time Low

    The percentage of Americans who believe in that the death penalty is applied fairly ...

    Why Drug Dealers Are the Wrong People to Blame for the Overdose Crisis

    Tyrique Wise was working at his self-owned painting and pressure washing business in Southern ...