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NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (Image: AAP/Bianca De Marchi)

It’s not about health, it’s about votes. Prohibition gets votes.

Crikey readers trace the history of the war on drugs — from the US to NSW.

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Bitter pill testing

The usual media suspects have lost their minds over a coroner's report that recommends decriminalising drugs.

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (Image: AAP /Mick Tsikas)

This level of unthinking ignorance on pill-testing is astounding

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and the rest of the anti-pill-testing rabble are driven by blind, bull-headed ignorance.

Victorian Youth Parliament 2019 (Image: Afiqah Rozali)

The week Gen Z took over Victorian Parliament

I had a glimpse of what politics could look like if young people were given a real voice and, I gotta say, it looked pretty good.

Major confusion in the minor parties

The Greens to hand out pill-testing kits, the Yellow Vest movement gets a visa, and Justin Leigh Stringer's wild Twitter account.

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews

Daniel Andrews faces pressure over pill testing

Good morning, early birds. The Victorian government face pressure over pill testing. Plus, Roger Federer has been served a shock defeat at the Australian Open. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

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Drug statistics don’t paint the whole picture

Crikey readers discuss drug use in Australia, the Nationals and the need for public ownership of sport.

All the basic facts and stats on pills and drug deaths in Australia

A guide to the constant hot button issue of ecstasy, outside the culture wars.

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Is there a politician with more false merit than Morrison?

Crikey readers respond to the government's "merit" obsession and the need for festival pill testing.

Politicians and police are killing young Australians

Young people continue to die at music festivals despite a well-established means of reducing the risk. Why are we so contemptuous of the lives of our youth?

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