Woody Harrelson’s SNL Skit Is Really Funny! (Or is it?)

Saturday Night Live’s skit about New York’s new marijuana policy has some hilarious moments. But its underlying message isn’t so funny.

Eight Takeaways from the American Justice Summit

Get the top takeaways from the American Justice Summit, a gathering of major players in politics, law, academia, government, journalism, and the prison reform movement at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in NYC.

The Promise of Prop. 47

On Tuesday, California passed Prop. 47, which changes sentencing for simple drug possession from a felony to a misdemeanor. This landmark legislation signals a dramatic, positive shift from “tough on crime” to “smart on treatment.”

Five Ways Drug-Free Teens Learn to Love Themselves

It’s Red Ribbon Week, and this year’s theme is “Love Yourself. Be Drug Free.” Here are five ways you can help kids love themselves and their lives–and remain drug-free.

The Sad Statistics Behind Kathie Lee and Hoda’s “Happy Hour”

TODAY show hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb often start the morning with wine and cocktails. In light of troubling studies regarding drinking among adult women, why are they glorifying a warning sign of alcoholism?