The Historical Highs Collection
A Brief History Behind The Explosive Popularity Of Crystal Meth Around The ... 55.2k VIEWS Since its creation in the late 1800s, methamphetamine has been labeled with a variety of street names, most ... Every Product That Used To Contain Cocaine 7.6k VIEWS Before the US's first foray into substance control, drugs weren't regulated at all, and many considered dangerous by ... 13 Ways Important Historical Figures Used Marijuana 753.3k VIEWS Marijuana use has a long history that predates the modern day "stoners" we've grown accustomed to. We all know about ... How Prescriptions In The 1980s Sparked The Worst Drug Crisis In US History ... 26.8k VIEWS In 2016, an estimated 63,600 people in the United States died from drug overdoses. Around 66% of those deaths ... 20 Hilarious Slang Terms For Drugs Throughout History 2.1k VOTES Slang terms for substances like coke are usually pretty straightforward - snow, sleet, ice, etc. Anything ... 10 Fierce Fighting Forces Throughout History That Were Insanely High on Drugs ... 589.3k VIEWS If there’s one thing synonymous with conflict, it’s substance use. The impact of drugs that fueled armies doesn't get ... A Timeline Of When And Why Every Drug In The United States Became Illegal ... 6.3k VIEWS Picture this: you're in a cherry red 1971 Chevrolet Impala, gunning it across the desert along I-15 from Las ... 31 Vintage Cocaine Ads That Prove the '70s and '80s Were a Different Time ... 40.2k VIEWS To say the '70s and '80s were a different time is a drastic understatement, and these vintage cocaine advertisements will show ... The Story Of The Crack Epidemic That Ravaged Los Angeles In The Late '80s ... 7.8k VIEWS In the early 1980s, the popularity of cocaine was an at all-time high. The overproduction of the drug in its native Caribbean ... Historical Events and Moments That Wouldn’t Be the Same Without Drugs 34.5k VIEWS Despite the fact that Hollywood often portrays drug users as burnouts, criminals, or otherwise indigent, there are actually a ... How Drugs Have Dramatically Shaped The Socio-Political American Landscape ... 723 VIEWS The history of drug abuse in America is often painted with broad, uncontextualized strokes. Drugs have shaped history since ... 9 Hugely Influential Historical Figures Who Really Loved Doing Cocaine 23.6k VIEWS History is chock full of stories you never hear in school, and that includes famous coke heads in history. While the ... The Biggest Drug Stashes Ever Found 35.2k VIEWS As the world becomes smaller, it gets harder for people who live on the wrong side of the law to move and hide large amounts of ... 9 Insane Drugs People Used to Get High Throughout History 32.3k VIEWS Everyone knows the modern drug trifecta of pot, heroin, and cocaine. But that’s where a lot of normal people’s knowledge of ... History of Opium Use in the United States 4.3k VIEWS The use of opium in the United States goes all the way back to the Pilgrims, who settled in Plymouth Colony in the 17th century. How And Why Nixon Cooked Up The "War On Drugs" 925 VIEWS President Richard Nixon’s War on Drugs doesn’t get a lot of play when it comes to discussing America’s history of war. There are ... Harry J. Anslinger: The Man Responsible For Banning Cannabis In America 11.6k VIEWS The origins of the War on Drugs in the US go back more than a century and are mired in complicated history. However, ...