“Sesame Street” Tackles Addiction

Sesame Street is carefully addressing the opioid addiction crisis.

A new character named Karli is a friend of Elmo. Karli’s mom is a recovering addict.

Multiple online videos shows Karli finding out that she is not the only kid going through this.

Sesame Street has tackled issues like autism and homelessness in the past.

Source: https://www.today.com/parents/sesame-street-muppet-karli-has-mom-struggling-overcome-addiction-t164332