Gretchen Burns Bergman

True Love, Not Tough Love: How Mothers of Addicts Are Helping to End the Drug War

On Wednesday, we celebrated Valentine’s Day, an opportunity to celebrate love in all relationships and forms. For mothers, whose children have struggled with substance use disorders, it is a day to reflect on the pure nature of unconditional parental love. With this deeper reflection, mothers from the Moms United to End the War on Drugs international campaign are rejecting paternalistic drug policies that circumvent our maternal wisdom and replace it with cruel, anti-family values. The mission of Moms United is to end the violence, mass incarceration and overdose deaths that are the result of current discriminatory and prohibitionist drug policies.

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Mothers, Protect Your Families by Making Marijuana Legal in California

This is a call to action to mothers across California to use your moral authority to speak out to end a broken system of marijuana prohibition that has been tearing our families apart for far too many decades. 

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Will Frustrated Moms and Cops End the Drug War?

It Takes a Village to Raise a Child / It takes a Community to Restore Lives & Liberties that have been Lost to the Failed War on Drugs

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Moms Unite to End the War on Drugs

This is an appeal to mothers who have seen first hand the devastation of the drug war.

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