Julian Buchanan

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Gorgeous Vintage Advertisements for Heroin, Cannabis and Cocaine

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society, Human Rights & Justice

Drugs such as cocaine and heroin aren’t just glamorous because they’re illegal. Even when you could buy them at any pharmacy or grocery store, they still had a certain cool factor.

Julian Buchanan‘s insight:

What we deem to be permissible has more to do with social and cultural context than scientific evidence.

 

More recently we’ve moved to giving babies (the arguable more dangerous) alcohol –  called ‘gripe water’

See on io9.com

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