The Home Office has demonstrated yet again that, when it comes to drug policy, it is more concerned with political posturing than public health.
Policy & Communications Officer, Release; Editor, TalkingDrugs
Policy & Communications Officer, <a href="http://www.release.org.uk" rel="nofollow">Release</a>; Editor, <a href="http://www.talkingdrugs.org" rel="nofollow">TalkingDrugs</a>
As the proposal moves forward to open the UK's first drug consumption room (DCR) in Glasgow, here are five key things that naysayers should take note of.
03/11/2016 11:32 GMT
Our current approach of criminalising drug use, in the hope that it dissuades people from taking drugs, is a failure; the numbers of drug-related deaths in England, Wales, and Scotland are currently the highest ever recorded. It's time for the UK to change its approach to drug use.
23/08/2016 12:48 BST
SUBSCRIBE AND FOLLOW
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn more