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I know all the risks but I’m still going to take drugs at festivals
For many, the solution to drug related deaths is much simpler than pill-testing: just stop taking them.
- By Anonymous
- The Age
Anyone who has been to a festival in the past few years would quickly realise that as long as this attitude continues, deaths will continue.
There’s a large degree of truth to the old stereotype of young people believing they’re invincible.
In my group of friends, almost all of whom regularly take drugs at festivals, news of another drug related death rarely stirs anything more than a murmur.
Without the tragedy striking within your immediate group of mates, a festival death is easily passed over with a…