Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Is harm reduction the solution to the Opioid Epidemic?

Is harm reduction the solution to the Opioid Epidemic?

Malaki Lingg, Assistant Web and Social Editor September 20, 2022

The opioid epidemic has been brewing since the late 1990s. Over two decades later, approximately 500,000 people have died from opioid-related deaths and approximately 10 million people have misused their...

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Point: Should psychoactive drugs be recreationally acceptable for people to use?

David Wenske November 8, 2017

Drug use is a complicated and delicate subject. Recreational use of illegal psychoactive drugs are prevalent among Americans, as well as the risk of facing charges for illegal drug use. In a 2015 CDC report,...

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