Big Pharma Has Sold 76-Billion Opium Pills in the US, and the Drug Flood Continues

Drug manufacturers and pharmacies fueled America’s opioid drug addiction problem by convincing doctors to prescribe 76-billion pain pills over the last eight years. Paul Ferrell, an attorney who is suing opioid manufacturers, says the national Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) database tracked hundreds of millions of these transactions. Tucker Carlson says that Libertarians who blame addiction on the demand for recreational drugs are wrong because, when communities are flooded with prescription drugs, like opioids, it causes addiction. -GEG