My good friend and colleague, Anthony Papa, found his passion for art while serving a 15-to-life sentence in Sing-Sing. Papa painted hundreds of pieces while behind bars, but one of them stands out and is the most powerful painting I have ever seen.
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In December 2006, Mexico’s newly elected President Felipe Calderón declared war against Mexican drug cartels -- words he cemented by sending over 4...
Thirty five years after originally reading the book, I have realized that E.B. White was not only a great writer, but a visionary and activist as well.
It is under drug prohibition that we have record numbers of overdose deaths, and it is advocates like the Drug Policy Alliance who are offering real and proven solutions.
It's great to see that, finally, someone got some money out of this Madoff crisis, even if it is only $1,500, about the price of one of Bernie's designer loafers or a manicure for Ruth.
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