drugs

Stop Philadelphia mayor’s new war on drugs

As was predicted when Mayor Cherelle Parker was elected, her “War on Drugs” has touched and ravaged the Kensington section…

February 21, 2024

Syringe Service Programs – an urgent need

In the early 1980s, an unknown disease was menacing the drug user communities in urban areas on both the East…

February 19, 2024

Defend compassion clubs! Stop the persecution of the Drug Users Liberation Front!

The “War on Drugs,” although developed in the United States, has spread to other parts of the world. While some…

January 23, 2024

Hands off the Drug User Liberation Front!

On Oct. 25, 2023, the revolutionary group Drug User Liberation Front experienced severe repression from the Canadian state. This group,…

January 22, 2024

Reject ‘War on Drugs’ rhetoric

Philadelphia Another mayor, another effort to “clean up” Kensington. Except this time, the new mayor, Cherelle Parker, wasted no time…

January 11, 2024

Trump would execute drug users – China rehabilitates them

In true demagogue fashion, in May 2023 Donald Trump demanded a ramping-up of the so-called “War on Drugs.” In Manchester,…

June 29, 2023

Drugs and the ‘War on Drugs’: Weapons against workers and oppressed

The history of the use of drugs — legal and illicit — against the working class and its movement is…

March 17, 2023

Opioid epidemic: Biden’s crackdown targets oppressed

When President Joe Biden delivered the State of the Union address in front of Congress Feb. 7, among the many…

February 17, 2023

Philadelphia: Ban of nicotine sabotages drug rehab, harms users

What would you do, if you were an addict living with the constant agony of addiction? What would you do,…

August 19, 2022

Methadone clinics: ending stigma and social control

In the 1930s, the German company I.G. Farben was looking for a solution to the opium shortage and the company’s…

August 11, 2022