Harm Reduction vs. Gentrification in Asheville, North Carolina

“Harm reduction is on the front lines [of drug overdose] but we have to argue for our existence and the lives of the people we serve. That is unconscionable.”

How Harm Reductionists Keep the Faith

Morning to evening, nearly seven days a week, Karen and Michelle endure taxing commutes to bring harm reduction services to drug users in North Carolina’s hard-hit, rural areas.

How Fentanyl Hysteria Leads to Harmful and Ineffective Drug Laws

We might as well accept reality and direct our efforts towards making drugs less deadly, in the same way that we accept the risks of driving a car but also try to prevent accidents.