Giving free clean heroin can save lives

Britta has been addicted to heroin for 25 years. After several unsuccessful courses of treatment, she now almost has a normal life again – thanks to diamorphine, pharmaceutically manufactured heroin, which they receive from a clinic.

Anyone who meets Britta* would never imagine that she could have anything to do with drugs. And certainly not that her life is being played out in the middle of a war over drugs policy. At first, the 42-year-old seems fairly non-descript, with her cautious smile and friendly Baden accent. After a few sentences she comes across as capable, you might even say: down-to-earth.


An onna-bugeisha (女武芸者?) was a type of female warrior belonging…

An onna-bugeisha (女武芸者?) was a type of female warrior belonging to the Japanese upper class. Many wives, widows, daughters, and rebels answered the call of duty by engaging in battle, commonly alongside samurai men.


Caso Helicoca: as ligações de Aécio Neves com Zezé Perrella

Zezé Perrella e AécioJoaquim de Carvalho, Diário do Centro do Mundo Ambos mineiros, Aécio Neves e Zezé Perrella torcem pelo mesmo time de futebol, o Cruzeiro, do qual Perrella foi presidente, e jogam juntos no primeiro escalão da política do…