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Sex Trafficking and Hard Drugs Ignore Borders to Invade the United States.

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is leading a delegation to Mexico with U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp to discuss joint efforts to fight sex trafficking and the growing heroin epidemic. 881 more words


Coming to a College Near You ...

Well, coming to a college near you if you happen to live in Utica, New York. Otherwise it might not be so near. In any case, here is the poster for my first speaking appearance, which is coming up in about a week. 37 more words

Jails And Prisons

My Celebrate Recovery Testimony

This is my testimony. I started writing about how I got sober, but this goes more into the detail of why I went to drugs, and some of the things I did during using, and how things are still difficult sober. 19 more words

A Century of Syringes

Probably every junky that’s  picked up a needle has had some fantasy of using, or at least owning, an authentic turn of the century antique heroin syringe. 514 more words


The greatest drug films: MORE (1969)

More, 1969, directed by Barbet Schroeder, cinematography by Nestor Almendros

Isn’t this film exactly what heroin is like? Like washing up on a magical island in 1969 and living in a villa on the sea where you have group sex with hot European models on smack, drop LSD, and listen to the some of the best music Pink Floyd ever made, then lay out in the sun like a lizard and embrace the beautiful nihilism of a fantasy world where it’s better to set the controls for the heart of the sun than to fade away? 260 more words


"4 and 20 Years Ago I Came Into This Life ..."

     “There’s no fool like an old fool !” This apparently first appeared in John Heywood’s 1546 proverb collection and it refers to an old man who is marrying a chick 50 years his junior. 448 more words