Our friend Jack Dallas joins Media Monarchy this month to talk about the deadly nexus between Big Pharma, Big Banks and the Big Guns. The explosion of pain meds created more heroin users. Why and how is this happening? The answer is complicated, but the solutions aren't. Join us for an important conversation about how to cancel these prescriptions for pain.
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