The Fentanyl Crisis Explained

Cameron Lee Cowan
5 min readApr 3, 2023

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“You can’t do drugs right now, everything has Fentanyl in it.”

I wasn’t necessarily surprised when someone told me this. I had heard about the outbreak of Fentanyl. However, it hasn’t really received the media coverage that it likely deserves. The DEA is already on the case, and they have a whole page about the problem. What is surprising is that according to the reported cases, Fentanyl is worse than COVID-19…

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Cameron Lee Cowan

Creative Director of The Cameron Journal. Culture, political commentary, and much more!