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Thomas Kern was born in Switzerland in 1965. Trained as a photographer in Zürich, he started working as a photojournalist in 1989. He was a founder of the Swiss photographers agency Lookat Photos in 1990. Thomas Kern has won twice a World Press Award and has been awarded several Swiss national scholarships. His work has been widely exhibited and it is represented in various collections.
Hash, marijuana, cocaine, ecstasy, LSD, opium, amphetamines, morphine, heroin, barbiturates, alcohol and tobacco. Switzerland is no stranger to such drugs and follows a so-called “four-pillar” drugs policy drawn up in the 1990s of prevention, therapy, risk reduction and repression.