The Heroin/Opioid epidemic is more than politics, policy but a people’s issue. The epidemic is impacting our children, families, communities, and public safety. In other words, we have a public health emergency in Virginia. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The Barbershop is the platform to disseminate information. Team Rolling For Freedom-R4F, the Broken Men Foundation […]


Barbershop Talks provides the opportunity for open conversation with African-American men discussing the truth about the heroin epidemic.

News One

During Friday's edition on NewsOne Now, Jerrold Winter, Ph.D, Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of New York at Buffalo spoke with Roland Martin about pain management, opioid dependence and the true meaning of addition.

News One

Four suspected heroin dealers were arrested late Tuesday in connection to the death of Oscar winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, 46, who was found dead…

Entertainment News

A woman who played a Baltimore drug gang assassin in HBO’s “The Wire” entered a plea in a drug conspiracy case. Felicia “Snoop” Pearson’s attorney says she pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy to distribute heroin, a misdemeanor. Her trial is set to begin Tuesday (Aug 09). Pearson is one of 64 people charged in March […]