Operation Ceasefire: Inside a Community’s Radical Approach to Gang Violence | Retro Report

Operation Ceasefire: Inside a Community’s Radical Approach to Gang Violence | Retro Report

Tonight, violence in Dorchester. Police say a teenage boy was killed… A shooting spree has now left three people wounded… One of the most violent weekends in the city’s history… State Police, Boston, recorded emergency 510. My wife’s been shot, I’ve been shot…ugh. Where are you right now, sir, can you indicate to me? No, […]

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How Prozac Turned Depression Medication into a Cultural Phenomenon | Retro Report

How Prozac Turned Depression Medication into a Cultural Phenomenon | Retro Report

It’s the hottest psychiatric drug in history. Prozac, the wonder drug that works wonders. At the end of 1987, the US Food and Drug Administration approved a new antidepressant, and Prozac hit the American market. Advertising and word of mouth helped boost the drug’s reputation and Prozac became the “it” drug of the 1990s. Models […]

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