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Tikkun (2012) 27 (3): 34–71.
Published: 01 August 2012
...James P. Gray Copyright © 2012 Tikkun magazine 2012 Paul Lachine The U.S. policy of Drug Prohibition is fueling mass incarceration and street violence without making drugs any harder to come by. Might it be time to follow Portugal’s lead in decriminalizing not just marijuana, but harder...
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Published: 01 August 2012
Paul Lachine The U.S. policy of Drug Prohibition is fueling mass incarceration and street violence without making drugs any harder to come by. Might it be time to follow Portugal’s lead in decriminalizing not just marijuana, but harder drugs too? Paul Lachine. / The U.S. policy of Drug More
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Published: 01 August 2012
Creative Commons/Omar Martínez ( frontera.info ) The drug-related violence in Tijuana has become so pervasive that not even schoolchildren can escape it. Legalizing drugs could reduce such violence worldwide, the author argues. Creative Commons/Omar Martínez (frontera.info). / The drug-related More
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (2): 33–34.
Published: 01 April 2011
... political book. The subtitle prefigures the theme of the book, which is to contend that the war in Afghanistan (along with several other long-lasting political conflicts) is driven by the underside of American foreign policy, consisting of drug-connected violence arising from many covert operations carried...
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Published: 01 August 2012
Vancouver Coastal Health At Insite, a legal injection site in Vancouver, clients inject their own drugs under the supervision of nurses. Harm reduction programs such as these can decrease overdoses, reduce the spread of disease associated with unclean needle use, and connect drug users to mental More
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Published: 01 August 2013
Owen Ross Sidewalk art in the Juarez Valley raises a call for peace in a region riven with violence from the drug war. Owen Ross. / Sidewalk art in the Juarez Valley raises a call for peace in a region riven with violence from the drug war. More
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Published: 01 January 2011
Psychedelics like (from top) pscilocybin, peyote, and ayahuasca (made in part from this Banisteriopsis caapi vine), are all relatively safe substances, especially as compared to alcohol, cocaine, meth, and other drugs. The author writes of their potential to liberate human consciousness More
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (1): 10–88.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Psychedelics like (from top) pscilocybin, peyote, and ayahuasca (made in part from this Banisteriopsis caapi vine), are all relatively safe substances, especially as compared to alcohol, cocaine, meth, and other drugs. The author writes of their potential to liberate human consciousness...
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Tikkun (2013) 28 (3): 53–54.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Owen Ross Sidewalk art in the Juarez Valley raises a call for peace in a region riven with violence from the drug war. Owen Ross. / Sidewalk art in the Juarez Valley raises a call for peace in a region riven with violence from the drug war. ...
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Tikkun (2018) 33 (1-2): 10–15.
Published: 01 January 2018
... reasons of better schools and suburban upward mobility, but to break my father free from his drug contacts in the Bronx and to better hide his addiction from neighbors and customers. The local wisdom was shikker iz der goy ; drunkards and addicts of all sorts were non-Jews. Jewish communities adamantly...
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Tikkun (2013) 28 (2): 49–51.
Published: 01 April 2013
... as the disparity in rates of incarceration between races, as a direct consequence of the “war on drugs.” She asks, in effect, how we can account for this war without a concurrent rise in drug crime, and how we are to explain its dramatic racial disparities, which have been shown to be unrelated to the rates...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 January 2010
... that family dissolution, isolation, and drug-induced apathy. Into and isolation, the drug-induced original response questions family dissolution, and celebrities. with scandals...
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Tikkun (2008) 23 (1): 47–49.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... That would require taking on powerful stakehold­ ers, especially the insurance and drug industries, in the medical-industrial complex, now one-sixth of our economy. All but one of the Democratic presidential contenders shy away from that battle, usually with the limp excuse that real reform...
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Tikkun (2011) 26 (4): 22–46.
Published: 01 November 2011
... that there is a drug for every condition. And medicine is complicit in this insidious mirage. Bringing the body back into alignment with itself and entraining the self with the circadian rhythms of the community are ways to recover and even heal the rift between the classes in our culture. Maybe the answer doesn’t lie...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (4): 8.
Published: 01 November 2009
... over sixty- First, a great deal ofbasic research is exploring the mechanisms five. After cancer, it is the disease most feared by of the disease and potential intervention strategies. Potential drug adult Americans. Five million Americans sulfer...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (1): 33–35.
Published: 01 January 2009
... repayment of credits as a liability, not an asset—unless more and larger debts were incurred for that purpose. Clients with no debts to pay interest on augur no profits. In unison with the now departing administration, banks reckoned that—like other drugs meant to provide...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (5): 61–63.
Published: 01 October 2010
... who say, “It’s our own fault, we’re the ones I T R. Hull These people are going to tell ns the truth? The Minerals Management Service (MMS) was corrupted by money, drugs, and sex into going easy on Big Oil. The inevitable happened. MMS (and Coast Guard) officials take the oath...
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Tikkun (2009) 24 (1): 83–84.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Western and others, you could reduce prison populations by (l) decrimi­ nalizing drug offenses and other “victimless” crimes, (2) reworking sentencing laws so that life sentences and draconian decades-long terms are kept to a minimum, (3) reducing time spent on probation and parole...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (4): 21–25.
Published: 01 November 2010
... addiction to the oil and coal that are burning up the earth, and turn as well to face the drug lords of that addiction. For just as Big Tobacco addicted millions of us to lethal nicotine, so Big Oil and Big Coal have addicted millions of us to burning up our planet, our home. Should we do our best...
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Tikkun (2010) 25 (2): 19–22.
Published: 01 April 2010
... child in her fourth grade class to be killed that year in a drug-related shooting. Espanola, it turned out, led the nation in drug overdose deaths. Venessa’s mother, Annette, became the playground’s champion. As beautiful as her daughter, Annette bore a striking resemblance to the Virgin...