The Battle In Aleppo And The Pipeline of Addicts In Chicago
Civil Defense Directorate in Liberated Province of Aleppo via AP
On today's show:
- And for several years, there's been a steady flow of drug addicts sent by local authorities in Puerto Rico to unlicensed rehab programs in Chicago. Many people who’ve been through these programs have alleged they were mistreated, subjected to unsafe and unsanitary living conditions and possibly identity theft. We talk to WBEZ's Odette Yousef, who's been covering the story for over a year.
- We discuss the complicated political and humanitarian situation in Aleppo with Dr. Zaher Sahloul, a former president of the Syrian American Medical Society.