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October 17, 2017

How Real Is Duterte’s Drug War De-Escalation?

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Is the de-escalation of Duterte’s drug war for real? The Philippines’ notoriously ultra-hardline President Rodrigo Duterte won rare favorable international headlines last week. He said he would pull his National Police Force out of his brutal “War on Drugs.” But has he actually committed to quelling the violence? Or is he just paying lip service to those who oppose […]

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October 17, 2017

How to Talk to Your Kids about Marijuana

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Ahh, the weed talk. It’s no sex-talk, but it’s certainly a necessary part of parenting, especially in today’s day and age where smoking weed is becoming an increasingly normal activity. More than every before, it’s important to know how to talk to your kids about marijuana. Although smoking weed isn’t necessary for the survival of […]

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October 17, 2017

‘Trailer Park Boys’ Actor John Dunsworth Has Passed Away at 71

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We at High Times are saddened by the news that Canadian actor John Dunsworth, well-known for his character Mr. Jim Lahey on Trailer Park Boys, has passed away. As of now, the details surrounding his death have yet to be disclosed. His daughter wrote in a tweet, “with heavy and broken hearts the family of […]

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October 17, 2017

DPA Reform Conference Day 2: Why Aren’t We Reforming Alcohol?

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The most valuable thing you acquire from attending the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) biennial International Reform Conference is knowledge from outside your comfort zone. Especially in this age of Facebook News Feeds tailored to spoon-feed us those opinions with which we already agree, it’s more important than ever to hear from people who do not […]

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