Unpopular Opinion – Ep. 354 – How America Makes Its Own Problems

Adam talks to Anna Valenzuela and Dave Yates (from the 12 Questions podcast) about all the ways America creates its own problems.

Listen Here

iTunes: https://apple.co/Q5iRJa

Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2Wl8uEd

Megaphone: https://bit.ly/2IdrxNE

Stitcher: http://bit.ly/2t4UYKw 

Reference Links

The Opioid Crisis

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6139931/

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM198001103020221

ISIS

https://theintercept.com/2018/01/29/isis-iraq-war-islamic-state-blowback/

Mass Immigration From Mexico In the ‘90s

https://prospect.org/power/nafta-cross-border-disaster/

https://www.npr.org/2013/12/26/257255787/wave-of-illegal-immigrants-gains-speed-after-nafta

https://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/18/weekinreview/18uchitelle.html

Immigration From Central America In the 2000s

https://theintercept.com/2020/04/18/trump-latin-america-foreign-policy-joe-biden/

https://www.thenation.com/article/archive/central-america-migrant-crisis-foreign-policy-trump/

MS-13

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2019/08/a-year-inside-ms-13-el-salvador-gangs

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2015/10/05/445382231/how-el-salvador-fell-into-a-web-of-gang-violence

To hear lots of bonus episodes that you can’t hear anywhere else, subscribe to the Unpops Podcast Network on Supercast or on Patreon!