Addictions in International Organizations

Smoking is a vice for poor people


Globally, around 226 million adult tobacco users live in poverty. In low-income countries, sometimes more than 10% of household income is spent on tobacco products, meaning less money for food, education and healthcare. These ...

The police officers lobbying for legal marijuana


Thousands of policemen, in service and retired throughout 80 countries, have united in the struggle for the legalisation of marijuana. They have formed a powerful international pro-cannabis lobby, known as LEAP and recognised by ...