Stories by Alan Travis

Alan Travis is the Guardian's home affairs editor. He is the author of Bound and Gagged, a history of British obscenity. subscribe to Alan Travis's feed

Posted on: Apr 9, 2015, Source: The Guardian

The drugs minister has banned the drugs, all closely related to Ritalin, immediately. But reformers say the government is just playing whack-a-mole.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2012, Source: The Guardian

The burden of the global drug problem will shift from developed to developing countries, where urban populations and women may be the most vulnerable.