Life after Mr Heroin

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    Maurice Abbey Bey is a former drug user who now works in harm reduction, distributing condoms and clean needles on the streets of Washington DC.

    Once Maurice would have spent every cent he had on drugs, but what would he do with $100 now?

    As part of the BBC’s World Service Money & Power season we have been asking people around the world how they might use an unexpected cash windfall. The answers reveal much about who we are and where we live.

    Directed, filmed and edited by Cebo Luthuli

    Produced by Smita Patel

    You can hear “What would you do with $100” on the BBC World Service.

    View the original article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-44537668

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-44537668

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