F that Fentanyl BS
Last month, my coworker Madeleine Thomas reported on the rise of fentanyl in the United States. Fentanyl is a prescription opioid that can function as a heroin substitute. It’s powerful, and deadly: A dose equivalent to just a few grains of salt can be lethal, Madeleine reports.
Here in Vancouver, B.C., they’ve also been struggling with fentanyl. I spotted this tribute in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside neighborhood: