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An Anti-Drug PSA That’s Working

If you are looking for a truly inspirational anti-drug campaign, drop everything and check out Above the Influence. We think it’s extremely successful at making it seem cool and worthy to not be influenced by peer pressure to take part in negative activities—like using drugs. And it turns out that a study from Ohio State University has found that the campaign’s message is effective. Shaunacy Ferro of Popular Science said, “Eight percent of teenagers in a 2011 study who had seen the campaign and were familiar with it started smoking […]