Alex Lekhtman is a drug policy writer at Psymposia. He's also a musician based in NYC hoping to change the world through the power of both ledger lines and legislation.
April 13, 2017
If someone overdoses from heroin or opiate drugs and has to be revived by paramedics or police with naloxone, they will be charged with “inducing panic.”
January 23, 2017
The nation and the world were rocked this weekend by the Women’s March. The day before, cannabis activist group DCMJ distributed thousands of hand-rolled joints—for free.
January 9, 2017
Cannabis-activist group DCMJ sat in on the Jeff Sessions' confirmation hearing.
October 17, 2016
"Too many people just see ayahuasca as a sales product and that’s a problem, where it becomes commodified."
September 28, 2016
Canada has amended its policies on heroin to allow doctors to prescribe the drug to patients suffering severe addiction.
September 1, 2016
Timothy Tyler, was serving a double-life sentence without the possibility of parole for selling LSD.
August 29, 2016
We would have only one chance to try to intercept her in the parking lot.
August 19, 2016
I had the very strange joy of driving a Hillary Clinton rally with a van full of cannabis activists.
July 19, 2016
Pacquiao’s drive to reinstate capital punishment for drug crimes is in line with President Duterte: “If you know of any addicts, go ahead and kill them yourself, as getting their parents to do it would be too painful.”
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