International Family Day

#SeeThePersonNotTheDrug      –   February 24, 2017 Urban Survivor’s Union is excited and proud to be partnering with organizations across the globe for International Family Drug Support Day on February 24, 2017. Tony Trimingham is the founder of Australia’s Family Drug Support Organization.  February 24, 2016 (the anniversary of Damien Trimingham’s death due to […]

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Trump Praises the Murder of Thousands of People in the Philippines

  Trump praises genocide in the Philippines and the next day is named Man of the Year by Time Magazine. What the fuck?  I am not sure what I expect to happen, but damn it, something must!! “Duterte, whom they call Trump of the south” is  encouraging the mass murder of drug users and dealers. […]

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America’s Reactionary Responses to the Opioid Crisis Will Cause More Harm!

News for  Horry County South Carolina. Drug users who overdose on narcotics would face jail time and mandatory treatment for substance abuse under new legal action proposed Monday by County Council Chairman Mark Lazarus. Lazarus asked the county legal team, police and sheriff’s office to determine what laws need to be passed to mandate a […]

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Indiana’s Opioid-Related HIV Cases

The public health emergency continues in rural Indiana’s Scott County. This part of the state—which typically only sees a handful of new HIV diagnoses every year—has identified 162 new HIV cases since December. Source: Indiana’s Opioid-Related HIV Cases How did this happen?  Are we not testing, educating are we not doing everything we can do […]

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Being part of…..why user unions are awesome!

I don’t know how much money has been poured into ensuring that drug users absolutely hate their selves, but from what I can tell, their efforts are working.   I have never met a drug user with a healthy sense of self.  We typically hate ourselves.  Billions of dollars have been spent ensuring that people […]

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