Prescription For Change: Community Response to Substance Abuse

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Half-size (5.5"x8.5")
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B&W
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46
Description

Who the fuck are we, Nancy Reagan? It's time for us to get a better understanding of substance use and abuse. We need to learn about what addiction is, what's actually happening in the brain. We need to learn about the ubiquitous twelve-step program instead of blindly following its theories or assuming it's the only answer...We need real answers in order to help ourselves and our community.

An educational perzine combatting the problematic myths surrounding addiction and substance abuse by a former addict, comprising of: personal anecdotes of childhood abuse and methadone clinic trips, opinions and theories critical of the pseudo-Christian twelve-step program, quick quotes from addicted friends, and a printed punk-y playlist.

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