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Leeds Marriott Hotel

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Addaction's 50th Anniversary Spring Seminar series

6th April 2017: Professor David Nutt “Why We Should Decriminalise Personal Possession Of All Drugs”

27th April 2017: Paula Hall “You're addicted to what? - Exploring the myths and stigma that surround sex and porn addiction”

15th May 2017: Chris Arnade "Forgotten Communities, Brexit & Drug-Related Deaths"

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15th May 2017

Chris Arnade

"Forgotten Communities, Brexit & Drug-Related Deaths"

Venue: Leeds Marriott Hotel, 4 Trevelyan Square, Boar Lane, Leeds LS1 6ET

Is there a relationship between those who voted for Brexit and the spiralling numbers of drug related deaths? In this intensely human and highly visual presentation, Chris describes the poverty he has seen within local communities and how this affects political viewpoints.

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Chris Arnade received his PhD in physics from Johns Hopkins University in 1992. He spent the next 20 years working as a trader on Wall Street. He left trading in 2012 to focus on photography. His "Faces of Addiction" series explores addiction in the south Bronx neighbourhood in New York City.

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