View Full Version : Decriminalization of substances in Portugal in 2001, addiction rate in 2015 half.


KarmanMonkey
08-07-15, 11:56 AM
Came across this article:

http://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/portugal-cuts-addiction-rates-half/

I feel it does a good job of showing the social change that comes with treating people with addictions as people needing support, rather than as criminals; that alienation and secrecy are large components of addiction.

Discuss. :D