A reader writes: I am enjoying Johann Hari’s Chasing the Scream very much. For the most part I find that the author backs up his views with solid evidence and logic. However, the suggestion in Chapter 13 that a chaotic, abusive home and the parents’ failure to bond (attach) with the child is what causes addiction … Continue reading Should Even Heroin Be Legal? Ctd
Head here if you missed our big roundup of commentary on Johann Hari’s excellent new book, Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, which the Dish will be discussing and debating for our Book Club next month. You can join by buying the hardcover here or e-version here and emailing your thoughts to firstname.lastname@example.org. In … Continue reading Book Club: Should Even Heroin Be Legal? Ctd
It’s time for our first selection of 2015: Johann Hari’s new book, Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, which you can buy here in hardcover and here for the e-version. From the publisher’s description: It is now 100 years since drugs were first banned [in the US by the Harrison … Continue reading Book Club: Should Even Heroin Be Legal?