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Addiction in American History

Federal Narcotic Farm Dedication Ceremony, 1935. Lexington, Kentucky
By Cody J. Foster* Is the United States experiencing a resurgence of addiction or has it always been a part of the nation’s darker past? In what ways has addiction affected families and communities across the country? What can we learn from the history of addiction treatment and how might these lessons better inform our present-day policies?Read More »
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