New Vermont Bill Seeks to Decriminalize Drug Possession and Sharing

    Vermont Democratic and Progressive lawmakers filed a new bill this week to decriminalize drug ...

    Tobacco Harm Reduction Is for the Birds, According to the CDC

    I didn’t know much about birdwatching until a very recent trip to Costa Rica ...

    I Want to Reclaim My Voice From “Light Up the Night”

    My motivation for being a drug-user organizer has always been to build a different ...

    Rikers Strike Against Horrendous Conditions Draws Political Support

    Elected officials are rallying outside of the Rikers Island Detention Complex on January 13 ...

    California to Offer Contingency Management for Stimulant Use on Medicaid

    On December 29, 2021, California became the first state to receive federal approval to cover ...

    Is 2022 the Year California Decriminalizes Psychedelics?

    California may pass legislation decriminalizing psychedelics before the year is out. Senate Bill 519 ...

    Ten Underlying Reasons Behind Opposition to Vaping

    [This article is excerpted from Stop Smoking Start Vaping by Dr. Colin Mendelsohn. Copyright ...

    When Smokers With No Plans to Quit Try Vaping, They Often Quit Anyway

    Smokers who did not intend to stop but nonetheless began vaping drastically increased their ...

    As Anti-Reform Prosecutors Depart, Will Massachusetts Really Change? 

    The landscape of the criminal-legal system in one of the nation’s most progressive states ...