Media + Culture

    So We’re Drinking Our Way Through the Pandemic? It’s What Drugs Are For.

    People are drinking (and using marijuana) more during the pandemic. Alarms have predictably been ...

    The “Date-Rape Drug” Narrative Has Been Weaponized Against GHB Users

    Wait…” my therapist reacted during our weekly FaceTime session. I had just mentioned my ...

    New York Times Breonna Taylor Piece Embraces Drug-War Narratives

    Remarkably, a recent 6,000-word New York Times investigative article about Breonna Taylor doesn’t mention ...

    Pleasure, Delayed: This Juneteenth Should Include Freedom to Use Drugs

    This year, Juneteenth is taking its rightful place as a more meaningful celebration of ...

    The Paradox of an “Evidence-Based” Anti-Drug Media Campaign

    The push for evidence-based drug policy is clashing head-on with a drug war rooted ...

    “The Waterboarding of Drugs!”—Hasan Minhaj Blasts “Rigged” Marijuana Industry

    If the marijuana industry is consolidating among large corporations, while Black and Brown people ...