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Stuart Birnbaum

The New Age Drug Dealer: An Op-Ed Article

Tuesday, August 23, 2011,
Categories: Other Addictions

Today’s addict has an ally. The new drug pushers aren’t pimps hanging out in schoolyards or villains in an episode of Law & Order. They are our pharmaceutical companies. They are the pharmacies that distribute their wares.

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The New Age Addict

Tuesday, April 5, 2011,

Once upon a time there were “drug addicts.” Drug addicts were sleazy, desperate characters we only saw in film noirdouble features – black-and-white sub-creatures who skulked around in dark alleys waiting for a “fix.” Men with golden arms, mainliners, intravenous heroin slammers; they had monkeys on their backs.

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