The Sacklers Purdue Pharmaceuticals are responsible for the opiate painkiller Oxycontin–which is nearly entirely responsible for the opioid addiction epidemic. This is how they got away with it by exploiting byzantine corporate and financial law.
John Oliver explains how the Sackler family has been handling opiod lawsuits and why you should judge the situation for yourself.
Democracy Now speaks with Academy Award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney, whose latest documentary, “The Crime of the Century,” looks at the pharmaceutical industry’s methods in promoting and selling the powerful drugs.
This grieving father went from singing MAGA praises all over the U.S. to turning his back on Trump over his inaction on the opioid crisis.