Murch argues that the opioid crisis was in part the result of drug companies that cultivated ["]'legitimate' white consumer markets" absolved from the racialized narrative of drug addiction during the War on Drugs.
A comment on "How Race Made the Opioid Crisis" (Donna Murch).
Original comment posted on the approximate date above.
Mexican War Streets referenced above is the name of a historic district in Pittsburgh.
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