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How the Public is Being Misinformed about Grief

“Have the psychiatrists gone mad? — those who weren’t crazy to begin with! They want to turn grief into a disease!” This might well be the attitude of many in the general public, having read the misleading news coverage of a debate over the DSM-5 — the still-preliminary diagnostic classification of mental disorders, often referred [...]
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ABC’s Analysis on Women Voters Leans Right and Just a Little Bit Sexist

US Politics / Liberal : Taylor Marsh (3 years ago)

This latest article from ABC’s Matt Negrin not only misinforms, but it’s misleading and misogynistic, until the piece turns to women pollsters for answers. Generally, according to research by Democrats, unmarried women care more abo... Read Post

President Obama Apologizes for Misleading Americans on Obamacare

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (last year)

The debate over whether or not President Obama promised no one would lose their health insurance coverage under Obamacare seemed to reach resolution yesterday when President Obama apologized for misleading the American public. Obama... Read Post

Is Grief A Disease?

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (3 years ago)

Leeat Granek and Meghan O'Rourke argue against reclassifying it as such in the new Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM): A group of psychiatrists have spearheaded a movement to include ongoing grief as a disor... Read Post


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