Politics + Legalization

    Dietary Supplement? Or Drug? The Kratom Regulation Debate

    Is kratom a plant (Mitragyna speciosa)—originating in Southeast Asia and long used in traditional ...

    A “Competence Vacuum” in Trump’s Opioid Response Team

    In January, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) outlined its strategy “to address, head ...

    Mississippi’s Warring Prosecutors Leave the Door Open to Hope

    Two incredibly powerful prosecutors, sworn enemies, live in the same small Southern capital of ...

    Portugal’s Decriminalization of Drug Use, Explained

    In 2001, Portugal was experiencing an opioid-involved overdose crisis, similar to the one gripping ...

    Bernie Is Back—With a Commitment to Progressive Drug Policies

    Bernie Sanders, a leading leftist in the crowded cohort of Democratic presidential hopefuls for ...

    Feds Take First Formal Swing at Stopping Supervised Consumption Space

    The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania launched a preemptive strike ...