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Eugenics: The Fungus That Won't Die

Eugenics. The belief that some people are born with superior genes and are intellectually and/or physically superior is a pernicious and pervasive myth that penetrates the human subconscious. 722 more words

Poverty And Development

The Last Time

If your sober at the Limelight,
You’re not doing it right,
God forbid your sober

Getting stoned on the dance floor,
Didn’t seem like such a chore, 105 more words

Poetry

New App Allows Users to Post Photos of Drug and Alcohol Practices in Their Community

A game of beer pong placed besides the game Candy Land in a local drug store. A machine-gun shaped bottle of liquor. A security officer standing guard next to a prescription drug drop-off box in Walgreens. 276 more words

Rutgers

Novel financing plan infuses $11.2 million to treat drug-addicted Connecticut parents

As a concerned citizen I’m #Concerned to know if the money allocated for this project could have been better spent on providing mental health and rehabilitation services to prison inmates upon release.  282 more words

Community

Utahns have frank conversations about opioid abuse at summit in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY — Opioid abuse is one of the fastest growing drug addictions in Utah, and hundreds have died from it in the past decade. 418 more words

News

Utah DEA agent says opioid epidemic 'bane of our existence'

SALT LAKE CITY – An average of one person dies every day in Utah due to an opioid overdose, and state leaders gathered for a two-day summit starting Wednesday to discuss ways to reduce that figure. 386 more words

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