The Remarkable ‘Sound of Metal’ Isn’t Just About Deafness

Guided by an incredible performance from Riz Ahmed, this story of a drummer (and heroin addict) going deaf cuts through the rehab clichés

The Post-Election Rehab Boom

Once the final vote is tallied and the next president is announced, recovery facilities throughout the country are bracing themselves for an influx of admissions

Legalizing Shrooms Is Cool — But Decriminalizing Hard Drugs Is Worth Celebrating More

When will the rest of the country follow Oregon’s lead in treating a public health crisis with something other than imprisonment?

After Defunding Police, We Need to Legalize Drugs

As we reckon with the country’s history of failed policing, legalizing drugs would help reset the harm the entire justice system has wrought for addicts