Posts Tagged as "drugs"

Filipino Human Rights Activists Call to ‘Stop the Killings’ in Drug War in Homeland

Jun. 7, 2018 / By
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Activists from Long Beach, L.A., and abroad are organizing to stop Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs that has claimed over 12,000 lives.

Latino Youth Workshops on Substance Use & Relationships

Jun. 30, 2016 / By
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Join the Center for Latino Community Health for workshops about sex, drugs, and partner communication.

From War Abroad to War at Home – Local Vets Struggle with PTSD, Addiction

Apr. 14, 2016 / By
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A Long Beach veteran and nurse's assistant relives her trauma and copes by self-medicating, and statistics show 1 in 5 veterans with PTSD do, too.

Molly: The Dangerous Drug That’s Too Good to Quit

Sep. 9, 2013 / By
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The club drug Molly—slang for a form of ecstasy—is linked to four recent deaths. It’s not uncommon to get a ‘bad batch.’ But fans tell Abby Haglage the trip is way too fun to give up...

Stop-and-Frisk Policing Criminalizes Youth

Jun. 7, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Benjamin Jealous, Posted: Jun 07, 2012

Last year in New York City, police stopped and interrogated black men and boys between the ages 14 and 24 a total of 168,126 times...

Hoopa Rez: Ground Zero for Ever-Expanding Meth Economy

May. 29, 2012 / By
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New America Media/Two Rivers Tribune, Video, Allie Hostler/Video by Jacob Simas,Posted: May 29, 2012

HOOPA, Calif.


Geography of the Bay Area’s Dope Game

Dec. 10, 2011 / By
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News Report, Sean Shavers, Posted: Dec 09, 2011

Editor’s Note:  Six years ago, New America Media’s Youth Outlook!..