Bethlehem Press

Monday, December 11, 2017

Telling stories helps empathy kick in

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 by George Taylor in Local News

“Every time you write about this topic, you help reduce the stigma,” Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro told journalists gathered in Harrisburg recently to explore ways of reporting on the opioid crisis.

But Shapiro warned his audience, “I can’t put into words the magnitude of this crisis, and it’s going to get worse before it gets better.

“It’s going to take a multi-disciplinary approach to reach a solution,” he added.