What causes addiction? Easy, right? Drugs cause addiction. But maybe it is not that simple. This video is adapted from Johann Hari's New York Times best-selling book 'Chasing The Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs.' For more information, and to take a quiz to see what you know about addiction, go to www.chasingthescream.com Support us on Patreon so we can make more stuff: https://www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=h Get the music of the video here: https://soundcloud.com/epicmountain/addiction https://epicmountainmusic.bandcamp.com/track/addiction An interactive version of this video: http://www.addiction.mobydigg.de (works on mobile) Or follow us on social media or reddit: http://kurzgesagt.org https://www.reddit.com/r/kurzgesagt https://www.facebook.com/Kurzgesagt https://twitter.com/Kurz_Gesagt THANKS A LOT TO OUR LOVELY PATRONS FOR SUPPORTING US: T0T0S, Ryan OHoro, Matthieu de Canteloube, Vince, Thomas Shiels, Brian David Henderson, Jim Yang, Arnav Guleria, Clemens, Tahseen Mushtaque, Jochen, Vahur S, Harry, BurmansHealthShop, Nils Caspar, Holger Fassel, Jackson R Hanna, Pascal de Reuck, ByeongWook Lee, Guus Ketelings, Franko Papić, Thalia, Narat, Suchartsunthorn, Lorenz Zahn, Brian Aparicio, Jörg Vogelsang, Rashed Ali, Darwin Ranzone, Tyler Thornton, David Pfister, Han Saini, Ute Moll, Ioanna Bischinioti, Jenny Zhou, Vince Babbra. Avi Yashchin, Dan Cortes, Matt K, Phiroze Dalal, Marcelo Fernandes de Souza Filho, A La Mode, Tom Wardrop, Shawn Marincas, Pontus Attåsen, Paul, Marc Dumont, Robert McKone, Todd Binkley, Matthew von der Ahe, Thomas Russell, Erick, Vivek Kotecha, Artur Szczypta, Jeff Fellows, Daniel Duffee, Konstantin Shabashov, Tim drake, Mike Galles, Evgenia Yigitalieva, Vrm Vee Are Em, Timothy Noble Everything We Think We Know About Addiction Is Wrong Help us caption & translate this video! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UCsXVk37bltHxD1rDPwtNM8Q&tab=2
HashtagPULSE: What if someone has depression?
Mexicanfoxy 1987: Lol at 1:13 Its Rick thanks for adding that I am a fan of Rick and Morty.
Cheas moon: Ya that makes sense
Kkk: Why the fuck is that rats tail red
Not A Horse: Diamorphine is not stronger, it's purer.
Cameron Freestone: Anyone else see Rick Sanchez in this video?
H J: Excellent video!
ebel desp: It's not true that the 95% of the soldiers just stopped taking drugs.They did go to rehab and the Usa goverment covered this up.
You Know: to be honest I did Meth the other day and I don't need it nor want it I done everything really and I believe it's mind over matter...I can see how porn or food can get out of control though
Logi798: First video im seeing from this channel. Now i will start on every single of video cause of the brillians it is!
Henk van der Henk: 1:13 rick from rick and morty wtf?
TheNikoflash: well, some points are really good but i want to see the hospital that gives diamorphine to their patients. there might be similar opiates but this is just wrong.
qrower: 1:15 RICK!
Marijn: 1:15 some animator is rick and morty fan
Fox Mcfat: 1:03 She became a junkie for different reasons :^)
Prins Ricky: Let me correct a bit on the facts, addiction started on 4th days of using Opioids not 21 days...huh I wish that long...
Danielle ford: I have heard this exact speech on Tedx...
PerfectTube12: In all honesty, when it comes to illegal drugs, the dealers should be the only ones imprisoned, not the users. Users should be rehabilitated, not thrown in the same place where they keep people who commit more heinous offenses, such as murder, rape, pedophilia, theft, drug dealing, etc, because all those offenses affect other people the most while using drugs affects you yourself the most.
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