August 11, 2022 6:32 am
Walgreens ‘Helped Fuel’ Opioid Crisis in San Francisco, Says Judge
Plus: Americans want to vote on abortion, why the housing crisis has gone national, and more…
August 10, 2022 12:46 pm
A 25-Year Prison Sentence for Beating Up a Dog Is Not Justice
Frank Javier Fonseca’s punishment, which may amount to a life sentence, is a microcosm for many of the issues with the U.S. criminal legal system.
August 5, 2022 4:58 am
Netflix’s ‘Spiderhead’ Is A Subpar Retelling Of A Classic Short Story
Despite having quality content in the film’s source material, Netflix’s adaptation of ‘Escape from Spiderhead’ leaves something to be desired.
July 26, 2022 4:19 am
Contrary To Claims Of Pro-Abortion Hysterics, Red States Have Little Power To Curb Abortion Drug Use
Thanks to the Commerce Clause and FDA preemption, many states will be blocked from outlawing popular drugs used for chemical abortions.
July 22, 2022 4:54 am
Biden Is Extending The Covid Emergency And Prolonging The War On Doctors
The Biden administration and Big Pharma are using Covid-19 as an excuse to circumvent your doctor and make decisions about your health.
July 7, 2022 1:50 pm
Democrats Are Trying To Push Through Another ‘Build Back Better’ Bill. It Would Only Make Inflation Worse.
Here’s hoping we don’t wind up with more of the spending and favoritism that’s become so common.
July 5, 2022 12:50 pm
Brittney Griner’s Russian Detention Is a Reminder of What Happens When You Declare War on Drugs
The WNBA player has been detained in Russia on drug possession charges since February.
June 30, 2022 11:35 am
The FDA’s War on Juul Will Kill People
Bureaucrats say they want to save lives. But they’re moving to block a tool that is proven to help smokers quit entirely.
June 29, 2022 12:29 pm
The Dirty Pictures That Revolutionized Art
Brian Doherty’s history of underground comix chronicles how Robert Crumb, Art Spiegelman, and others challenged censorship and increased free speech.
June 16, 2022 3:00 am
Legalizing Pot Requires GOP Support
With its unnecessarily complicated and contentious provisions, the MORE Act received only three Republican votes in April.
June 2, 2022 6:46 am
COVID-19 Measures Magnified the Wars on Drugs and Sex Work
Plus: International Whores’ Day, U.S. Postal Service sued over the seizure of Black Lives Matter masks, and more…
June 2, 2022 2:15 am
Here Are The Books That Taught Me How To Help A Mentally Ill Loved One
As a society, we need to understand mental illness, not just to prevent mass shootings but also to address other chronic problems.
May 31, 2022 6:30 am
Delta-8 Cannabis Compound Is Legal, Says Federal Appeals Court
Plus: Libertarian Party changes abortion and bigotry planks, the FDA’s weird rejection of fluvoxamine for treating COVID-19, and more…
May 14, 2022 3:00 am
The Blurry Legal Line Between Doctors and Drug Dealers
Xiulu Ruan, a pain specialist, was sentenced to 21 years in federal prison for prescribing opioid analgesics “outside the usual course of professional medical practice.”