Public Attitudes and Policy Toward Drug Addiction Shift

Public attitudes and policy toward drug addiction shift
Drugs were no longer seen as an inner city problem, but as one that reached the suburbs. Stiff penalties for drug use, including mandatory sentencing for drug crimes, remained on the books. But people were starting to talk more about treatment. “It was …
Read more on MassLive.com

The Immeasurable Power of Love in Overcoming Poverty and Oppression: The
He brought extra books from home, and made sure Leroy always had something good to read. Leroy became an avid reader. As he grew older and landed in the penitentiary for drug addiction and drug dealing, he read more and more sophisticated books on …
Read more on Huffington Post

University of Wyoming Calendar for April 21-27
Tuesday, April 22, 1:30-3 p.m. — Author Ann Patchett will speak and sign books, College of Education auditorium. Free. Tuesday, April 22, 4:30 p.m. — George Lipsitz, professor of black studies and sociology at the University of California at …
Read more on University of Wyoming News