The Suicide Paradox (Rebroadcast)

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In all the years Dan Everett has studied the Piraha tribe, there’s never been a suicide. (Photo courtesy of Dan Everett)

Season 7, Episode 45

There are more than twice as many suicides as murders in the U.S., but suicide attracts far less scrutiny. Stephen J. Dubner digs through the numbers and finds all kinds of surprises.

To find out more, check out the podcast from which this hour was drawn: “The Suicide Paradox.”