1. Anthony Bourdain – Heroin and Suicide Among White Males

    The recent suicide deaths of public figures Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade reflect a growing trend in the United States. These tragic, shocking events draw attention to a public health crisis that has been steadily increasing in most states over the last two decades. Bourdain, who would have turned…Read More

  2. Drug Spoon Sculpture Installed Outside Purdue Pharma Headquarters

    On June 22 in Stamford, Connecticut, a sculpture of a drug spoon was installed outside of the headquarters of Purdue Pharma in protest of the opioid crisis in the United States. The 800-pound, 10.5-foot steel sculpture named “Purdue” was created by artist Domenic Esposito and was placed at the d…Read More