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[thejournal.ie] , Fitzgerald, Cormac 'Why would you continue to perpetuate something that is wrong?': New mural challenges Ireland's drug laws. (11 Jun 2017)

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The art piece towers above the Front Square in Trinity College. Four drawn characters span the height of the Trinity building – a man and three women.

While part of the piece is to honour those involved in assisting and advocating for those caught up in drug addiction, Caslin said it has a strong political message. It is a call out for the transferring of drug addiction from a criminal justice issue to a medical one.............


Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:11 June 2017
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Subjects:MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Political process > Advocacy
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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