For some 200,000 out of 7,5 million Hong Kong citizens such “coffin cubicles” are the only alternative to live in. To create the 'coffin cubicles,' flats are usually illegally divided into 15 - 120-square-foot (roughly, 1,5-12 m²) 'apartments' and although United Nations have condemned these nightmarish cage-apartments as "an insult to human dignity", most of these people simply have no choice.
Melissa Lee Matos, who is now clear for year and a half, has shared these pictures that were taken by her husband years ago when her daughters stumbled upon her in bathroom in such a state. She never intended to share the photos, but she felt she had to, as too many people are dying because of drug addiction.
On July 17th, a selfie of a woman who was “one month clean” of alcohol and drugs went viral and appeared on the front page of Imgur. The thing is – she never posted it, nor had she ever used drugs. The real author was her unfortunate Tinder match who was later called out by the woman’s cousin and forced to delete the post.