For the past decade, Puerto Rican officials have sent nearly 800 heroin users to the mainland United States to get treatment. Many of them end up in Chicago, still using drugs and living on the streets.
At the Liyuan Dog Market, the largest canine bazaar in China, animals are often mistreated and sometimes die just a week after purchase, but dog lovers have few other options when they want to buy a pet.
Gong’s story doesn’t add up, and her greatest invention is one of omission: gangs that govern the city’s vagrant population are big business in Beijing. Gong is most likely in cahoots with a senior member.