In the 1970s, frustration over heroin related, urban crime led to the War on Drugs. Today, heroin is back. But the users, and the response, are very different.
Heroin deaths in England and Wales have gone up by two thirds in the last two years. The drug has become cheaper and more easily available, it’s purer than it used to […]
The summer of 1994 was the summer Britpop ruled the waves – Twenty years on Stephen Smith goes to meet one of the artists that inspired a generation, Blur front man Damon […]
Heroin addiction is rising in Afghanistan as the US readies to pull out at the end of the year. 2013 saw the largest opium harvest ever recorded in the country, and the […]