Politics + Legalization

    The Damage to Vape Shops Deemed “Non-Essential”—And Their Customers

    People who rely on vapes and other reduced-risk nicotine products—overwhelmingly former smokers, or those ...

    Protecting the Right to Vote During the Pandemic

    In terms of democracy, the COVID-19 pandemic has struck the US at an awkward ...

    SUD Patients’ Confidentiality a Quiet Victim of the CARES Act

    It took COVID-19 to do what the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration ...

    Pandemic Puts the Brakes on the Psychedelic Decriminalization Movement

    As 2020 began, psychedelics advocates throughout the US looked eagerly towards the election cycle ...

    US Drug War Exploits Pandemic to Attack Venezuelan Sovereignty

    As the coronavirus outbreak escalates, the United States has brought drug-war charges against the ...

    Oregon Takes a Big Step Toward Decriminalizing All Drugs

    Oregon drug policy reformers are ahead of schedule in making drug decriminalization and revamped ...

    UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs Once Again Postpones Key Cannabis Vote

    The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) has decided to delay until December ...