April 18, 2017: Hour 2

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In hour two of Here & Now's April 18, 2017 full broadcast, we discuss British Prime Minster Theresa May's unexpected call for an early general election in just six weeks. Also, we speak with Dr. Caleb Alexander, co-director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Drug Safety and Effectiveness, about what can be done to solve the United States' worsening opioid epidemic. And we look at how scientists from the U.S. and Mexico are teaming up to find out how the environment in the Gulf of Mexico is recovering from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on April 18, 2017.


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