Columnists
Rick Salutin | The legalization of cannabis this week, and many Canadians' relieved reactions, underlined how rarely governments do something that genuinely alters people's daily lives.
News
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Canadian Students for Sensible Drug Policy (CSSDP) | Many Canadians have recognized the positive social, judicial, and economic potential that cannabis legalization will have for our nation.
Columnists
Julie Devaney | It may appear that harm reduction and safe-injection sites are peripherally related to the campaign for a national pharmacare plan, but the Harper government's drug policies inextricably link them.
Activist Toolkit
| This workshop guide goes through how to dispell drug related stigma and get folks to recognize their biases
News
Libby Davies | As Insite celebrates its 10th anniversary of successful operation in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, the Conservative government in Ottawa is still railing against Safe Injection Sites.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | Elections BC has just approved the language of a petition to introduce the Sensible Policy Act into the legislature. Dana Larsen says the biggest hurdle is getting enough signatures on the petition.
Podcast
Redeye Collective | A year after the federal government passed the Safe Streets and Communities Act, Pivot Legal looks at some of the effects of the legislation on marginalized populations.
Blog
Carleen Pickard | Did you feel it too? A nervous anticipation hung in the Global Exchange office Nov. 6 as we wondered what the outcome of the U.S. election would be. Now that we have the results –- who won?
News
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Brad Olson | Today, Canada and the U.S. are taking very different paths in drug policy. In Canada, we are taking backward steps and are enacting mandatory minimum sentences for many drug offenses.
Podcast
Paul Ryan, Casey Leung, Greg Lockwood | Paul Ryan speaks to Darcie Bennett following Pivot's forum on the InSite supervised injection facility, a week after the federal government's final appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada.
Blog
Amanda Connon-Unda | Vote for harm reduction and catch Raw Opium's world premiere at DOXA on May 7, 2011, 12 p.m. at Pacific Cinematheque.
Podcast
Stark Raven Media Collective | Bill S-10 is Parliament's latest effort to introduce mandatory minimum sentences for various drug crimes. Researchers say they don’t work and will actually make things much worse.