Harm Reduction Coalition

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2014

    Has Electric Zoo Turned Into a "Day-Glo Version of North Korea"?

    The producers of Electric Zoo, it seems, just can't catch a break in New York City. Last year, the last day was cancelled in the wake of two drug-related deaths and the subsequent flood of negative media coverage. This year, human nature wasn't to blame for an early end, but rather Mother Nature. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014

    How Mega Rave Electric Zoo Will Try to Keep the Drugs Out

    As many as 100,000 EDM fans will descend on Randall's Island this weekend for the return of Electric Zoo. Over three days, the mostly 20-something crowd will hear an impressive roster of DJs that includes superstars David Guetta, Armin Van Buuren, Paul Van Dyk, Victor Calderone, Kaskade, and Sasha. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2014

    Here Are Three Things New York Can Do Right Now To Save Heroin Addicts From Overdose

    It's been three days since Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in a West Village apartment, reportedly surrounded by the detritus of his addiction: a needle, baggies full of heroin, other empty bags, prescription drugs. News stories have retraced his last days, speculated tastelessly on what his d ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    February 27, 2007

    A Few Good Users

    Louie Jones wants to unionize chronic drug users in Brooklyn needing help—including himself

  • News

    August 16, 2005

    An OD Revival Story

    What to do if your friend turns blue? Try Narcan.

  • News

    November 6, 2001

    The Dope on Dope

    How Global Heroin Shifts Could Hit Home

  • News

    June 15, 1999

    Smack Attack

    Heroin Deaths Rattle The East Village