I gave up hope years ago. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing.
It is high time for a drug policy grounded in science, compassion, economics and health and human rights
Iran has one of the world’s biggest drug problems, but programmes for addicts are among the most enlightened.
Hans Hallundbaek helps ex-felons re-enter society while raising vital questions about the prison system.
The War on Drugs is nothing but a legal restructuring of Jim Crow, a far-reaching injustice inflicted on People of Color.
In this very honest, historically accurate, and informative video, Ethan Nadelmann, Executor Director of the Drug Policy Alliance, brilliantly explains the shockingly racist origins and outcomes of the failed “War on Drugs.”
Vermont Chief Justice Paul Reiber has become vocal in his opposition to the War on Drugs. He said, “This is happening in numbers that’s alarming to me, and I think I have an obligation to defend the judiciary.”
Daniel Chong was never arrested and the Drug Enforcement Administration never had plans to charge him with any crime.
Putting aside issues of team and party affiliation, Jim Jividen believes intellectual consistency is the highest possible value.
Ryan Phillips thought his life had ended when he was caught smuggling a large amount of marijuana into the United States. Turns out, it had only just begun.
Christian Coleman argues we need to teach consent in high school classrooms and he’s proposing legislation to make that mandatory.
Jackie Summers looks at how we value money. And how we value life.
A brain hemorrhage led to a life-changing stroke for Ade Djajamahardja at age 42. First came the fear. And then came his new life.
Yeah, white people riot. Over pumpkins. And sports.
Hero Construction Company’s Adam Hartley investigates how we can all strive to be more heroic in our daily lives.
K.C. Procter knows how easy it is to get caught up in a self-centered lifestyle. But if we do that, as parents, how will we teach our kids to be grateful?
Kenneth Patricio sees #Ferguson as a microcosm of the struggles of a larger world.
Dillan DiGiovanni talks about the days when the body image monster doesn’t win.
To overcome racism we need to overcome separation and ignorance. Familiarity, socializing, play and fun together breeds closeness, affection and care.
A black male teen asks: “When will we work together so that we may all live in a true nation of justice?”
Bill Walsh reflects on what he sees as one of the most pivotal events of our time period.
Aaron Kaplan explains that just because you’re no longer married doesn’t mean that you are automatically not a great parent.
Philly’s peaceful, large-scale protest should be followed with lobbying for new ways of policing.
Getting angry is normal, but excessive anger can hurt your relationships and your health.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
We lose a lot and we lose hard. And it hurts. But we still have the advantage.
There are some things worse than death and they can be overcome simply by thinking about… death.
Nick Pavlidis reflects on his marriage and calls out three crucial truths about being married that any newlywed should realize sooner than later.
Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).