Novel Psychoactive Substances

It’s one of the first things prohibitionists and reformers agree on about NPS: These drugs are just not that great - Stefanie Jones

Novel Psychoactive Substances

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These Lousy Drugs Are Going to End the Drug War

It’s a rare day when the prohibitionist establishment and die-hard drug policy reformers are in agreement — but that happens to be the case more often than not when it comes to what the U.S. insists on calling “synthetic drugs.” Known more properly around the world as NPS (novel psychoactive substances), this group of newly created or rediscovered drugs may very well, both groups believe, signal the death of the modern drug war.

Which is ironic, given the modern drug war created them.

Although the precise timeline is debatable, NPS — including substances with names like K2, Spice, mephedrone, “flakka” and 25i-nBOMe—only…

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