Drugs

‘How to Fix a Drug Scandal’ Is a Deft Takedown of the War on Drugs

The new Netflix true-crime series is ostensibly about the shocking illegal exploits of chemists Sonja Farak and Annie Dookhan, but you may end up having sympathy for them — as well as for the thousands of addicts caught in our broken judicial system

Sorry, but ‘Requiem for a Dream’ Is a Terrible Movie

The infamous ‘ass to ass’ scene is now a standard of overwrought cinema

What I’ve Learned Helping People Quit Weed — An Addiction No One Believes Is Real

The founder/moderator of r/Leaves believes the subreddit’s recovery strategies are also highly useful when dealing with any curveball life throws at you — like, you know, a global pandemic

In ‘Ozark’ Season Three, Marital Issues Are Scarier Than the Cartel

This Netflix crime drama has always been about murderous drug lords and violent power plays. But this season, the real anxiety is whether Jason Bateman and Laura Linney’s feuding characters can keep their relationship afloat.