PBS NewsHour

'The Trade' tells personal stories of the drug crisis

Clip: 03/07/2018 | 5m 58s

The new Showtime documentary series "The Trade" shows the pain and consequences of the nation's opioids epidemic by putting a human face on the crisis. Best known for the Oscar-nominated film "Cartel Land," director Matthew Heineman wanted to show just how far the drug war reaches, and the consequences on both sides of the border. Jeffrey Brown reports.

Aired: 03/07/18

Rating: NR

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