Travis Lupick, author of Fighting for Space: How a Group of Drug Users Transformed One City's Struggle with Addiction
, has written an article on how drug users would solve the critical opioid crisis for VICE Canada
The crisis is critical in Vancouver, as it is elsewhere across North America. According to Lupick, "This year, an estimated 1,500 people in BC are expected to die of an illicit-drug overdose. That compares to an average of 204 deaths each year from 2001 to 2010."
You can read the article here