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Will wipes away sweat on a hot day while walking down Willow Street in Lynn, Mass., as he looks to distribute safety supplies to drug users on the street. Jesse Costa/WBUR hide caption

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The War On Drugs: 50 Years Later

He Lost Nearly Everything To Addiction. Then An Arrest Changed His Life

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He Lost Nearly Everything To Addiction. Then An Arrest Changed His Life

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The Lincoln Center campus, presently adorned in a green carpet of synthetic grass, hosts a Juneteenth experience June 19. Sachyn Mital/Lincoln Center hide caption

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In New York City, A Juneteenth Event Examines The Meaning Of Freedom

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