Jails in the U.S. have increasingly become holding cells for people suffering from mental illness despite the fact that the vast majority pose no threat to public safety. We get an update on new efforts to keep people with mental illness out of jail and into treatment.
Ever since HIV was identified as the virus that causes AIDS, doctors and activists have put their hopes into the development of a vaccine to stop the spread of the disease. But, more than 15 years later, no vaccine has yet been developed. In his new book, journalist John Cohen outlines the political and scientific elements that have complicated the search for a cure for AIDS.
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