Ethics and Pharmaceuticals

Being a college student who isn’t really sure of what path I want to take, I’ve been reading up on different careers and paths. One of the ones that I looked at is the pharmaceutical industry. Being in the socially-conscious, activist scene, my visceral reaction was negative. How could I join an industry that is “the Man”? Continue reading


What About Heroin!?

I learned something interesting today:

The poster child for this is heroin. It was originally made as an alternative to morphine, with the aim of making something active but less addictive. That did not work out so well.

Source: Designer Drugs, Chemical Space.