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Neoliberalism-Induced Mental Illness Is Crushing the Bodies and Minds of Millions

Alachua County / (CC-BY-2.0) Societies worldwide are suffering epidemics of mental illness because “human beings, the ultrasocial mammals, whose brains are wired to respond to other people, are being peeled apart,” writes George Monbiot at The Guardian. “Though our wellbeing is inextricably linked to the lives of others, everywhere we are told that we will prosper through competitive self-interest and extreme individualism.
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