On Monday, Drake released a controversial new song which appears to take aim at fellow rapper Kid Cudi over his recently publicized battle with mental illness. Needless to say, the blob from those Zoloft commercials wasn’t happy. HeShow More Summary
No one will ever know what drove Florida newscaster Christine Chubbuck to shoot herself in the head on live television in July 1974. Whether fueled by mental illness, anguish over personal issues, anger over professional setbacks or as a form of radical media critique, Chubbuck’s action has the...
Do not try to figure this out! This is what mental illness looks like in the flesh.
For a Canadian fella, Drake can be ruder than a Tim Horton's customer when they're out of Timbits the morning after a Maple leafs loss, dontchaknow. The emcee/human quivering lip has recently made an effort to shed his image as the baby...Show More Summary
The Washington Post published an article on October 19 by Charles Lane examining the recent report from Belgium’s Federal Commission on the Control and Evaluation of Euthanasia that was presented in the Belgian parliament on October 7, 2016. Lane, in his article, focuses on the data related to euthanasia for psychiatric reasons. Lane reports in […]
(Disclosure: I usually write on mental illness, but many people asked me to make this story public) Is Donald right? Are elections rigged? Do we need people to watch the polling places to defend against illegal voting? The answers are not as black and white as you may imagine. Show More Summary
“This Way Madness Lies,” Mike Jay’s history of the asylum Bedlam, tracks attitudes toward mental illness.
NYC Well is part of the Thrive NYC initiative, which is addressing and destigmatizing mental illness. The issue is personal for Mayor Bill de Blasio and his family—de Blasio's father was an alcoholic and committed suicide; daughter Chiara has struggled with addiction and depression. [ more › ]
Mental illness doesn’t need to be worn like this season's jeans.
The Canadian sad boy rapper takes pettiness to a new level in his diss track aimed at Kid Cudi, whose struggles with depression he dismisses as phases.
Arcola, London Five actors take turns to portray a woman with schizophrenia in this imaginative, disquieting Belarus Free Theatre adaptation of a bold memoir Just over a decade ago, Belarus Free Theatre began its extraordinary existence with a production of Sarah Kane’s 4.48 Psychosis. Show More Summary
One mental illness that is often misunderstood is schizophrenia. It is commonly described as having multiple personalities, but this is not the full truth. In fact, there are many different types of schizophrenia, each with their own...Show More Summary
Severe mental illness is rarely talked about publicly, let alone referenced proudly and unapologetically on a T-shirt. Graphic designer Michelle Hammer is hoping to change that — by starting a conversation about schizophrenia through...Show More Summary
Schizophrenia, although a type of mental illness, can influence or can be influenced by dementia, urinary tract infections, hypothyroidism, sleep deprivation, and yeast infection. We have compiled our top articles regarding schizophrenia...Show More Summary
How do you react when you recognize that it's not just your kid having a bad day? The post Recognizing Mental Illness In Your Kids: A Call For Submissions appeared first on The Good Men Project.
[audio src="https://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2016-1020-1.mp3"] New York Mayor Apologizes for Police Killing of Mentally Ill Woman, But Will Accountability Follow? This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
The San Francisco police officer who was shot in the head while responding to reports of a mentally ill man — who himself was fatally shot during the ensuing standoff — has been discharged from the hospital and transferred to a rehabilitation...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Ammo Grrrll charts her recovery from injury in HEALING GRACE. She writes: Everyone knows how I’m voting; there is no one left to convince, and I am heartsick of politics. So before this election makes me mentally illShow More Summary
We’ll say one thing for Mrs. Clinton: She’s got the mentally ill vote locked up. An Amherst Junction woman has been charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly smearing peanut butter on several vehicles parked outside what she mistakenly thought was … Continued
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's top court has ruled that schizophrenia does not fall within its legal definition of mental disorders, clearing the way for the execution, as soon as next week, of a mentally ill man convicted of murd...