Media + Culture

    Sha’Carri Richardson Ban Prompts World Anti-Doping Agency Review

    The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will conduct a scientific review of marijuana next year ...

    Survey Aims to Quantify Societal Stigma Against People Who Use Drugs

    Despite recent policy strides like decriminalization in Oregon and authorization of a safe consumption ...

    Hip Hop and Harm Reduction on Tour

    Hip hop, like other music genres, is no stranger to drug overdose. The list ...

    At SXSW 2022, Drug Legalization Is Trendy—Unless the Drug Is Nicotine

    There’s no cultural barometer quite like South by Southwest (SXSW), the annual weeklong festival ...

    A Guide to Fentanyl Touch Overdoses, Which Do Not Exist

    Once as a paramedic student, I accidentally sprayed fentanyl in my face. It was ...

    “Undoing Drugs”—Maia Szalavitz’s Profound History of Harm Reduction

    In 1986, HIV/AIDS was burning through New York. The city’s gay population was devastated, ...

    Why Ethan Nadelmann Has Unfinished Business With Drugs

    Ethan Nadelmann founded—and for decades ran—the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA), and is without question ...

    “Music Is a Trigger”—How I Was Welcomed to Rehab

    [This article is excerpted from the author’s new book, The Weight of Air. It ...