Stories by Kassandra Frederique

Kassandra Frederique is the New York policy coordinator at the Drug Policy Alliance. subscribe to Kassandra Frederique's feed

Posted on: Oct 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Some elected officials and advocates are using the death of Randolph Holder to attack diversion programs. That's wrong-headed.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2014, Source: Drug Policy Alliance

The irony of the Super Pot Bowl being held in the stadium of the two New York City football teams should not be lost on anyone.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2013, Source: AlterNet

New Yorkers are all too familiar with stories like this.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Rihanna is another example of how normalized marijuana use has become in mainstream culture, but as common as pot may be, getting arrested for it is no joke.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Getting charged with marijuana possession is a lot more serious than most people think.