October 26, 2019

Bernie Sanders discusses fight against corporate greed

Source: CBS News Sen. Bernie Sanders sat down with CBS News during a swing through Iowa aimed at ending corporate greed. Discussing the ultra-wealthy in the U.S., the 2020 candidate said: “Greed for some of these people has literally become a religion – ‘I need more, more, more.’ Like a drug addict.” Read Full Article

October 22, 2019

Acting DEA administrator on quotas for opioids, National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Source: CBS News In our series, Issues that Matter, we are focusing on the opioid crisis. According to the CDC, almost 400,000 Americans died from prescription and illicit opioid overdoses between 1999 and 2017. In 2017, more than 2.1 million Americans were addicted to opioids. This Saturday, the Drug Enforcement Administration is hosting National Prescription […]

October 13, 2019

Hong Kong, Nadia, Psychedelic Science

Source: CBS News “60 Minutes” is on the streets of Hong Kong with pro-democracy demonstrators; then, Nobel laureate Nadia Murad’s fight to bring ISIS to court; and, researchers experimenting with psychedelics to treat addiction, depression and anxiety Read Full Article