We want to make sure that new approach is informed by everyday New Yorkers, especially those of us who are targets of drug war-related policing and violence.
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Something that most people might not know about the drug policy reform movement is the broad range of support it enjoys from people all across the political and cultural spectrums.
40 years ago today, President Nixon declared America's "War on Drugs," a failed war that continues to have a devastating impact on the lives of millions of Americans. On this day, let's work harder to end the madness of ineffective drug policies.
It breaks my heart that we put people in cages for years because they either choose to or can't stop using a drug.
Recently, two hundred recovering individuals came together in Albany, NY to tell their elected officials that drug laws and policies should be made with the input of recovering people.
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