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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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…

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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.

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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…

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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.”

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