mental illness Archives

Enhanced Citizenship – New Study Presents Incredible Solution to Addiction, Homelessness Crisis

June 7, 2018

Not just a place to live: From homelessness to citizenship Michael Rowe, Yale University and Charles Barber, Wesleyan University Twenty years ago, Jim lived under a highway bridge in New Haven, Connecticut. He was in his 50s and had once…

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In the Moment: Trump Claims Kim and Kanye Support is Helping Him win Black Votes

June 6, 2018

Trump thinks cozying up to Kim and Kanye will help him with Minority voters...

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Man Opens Fire on 14 Year Old Black Boy Who Missed School Bus, Got Lost

April 13, 2018

A kid was almost killed asking for directions Racism is alive and well in the United States, and when combined with mental illness and easy access to firearms, society gets tragedies, particularly among minorities. And the country almost experienced another…

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‘Largest Veterans Home’ in U.S. Scene of Latest Gun Violence Tragedy

March 10, 2018

As yet another episode of gun violence played out in America, those who once stood as Americas warriors and protectors, and those who work to help them through their injuries and old age, found themselves fearing for their lives on…

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SHAMELESS: Donald Trump Just Blamed Grieving Teenagers for the Valentine’s Day School Shooting

February 15, 2018

Donald Trump’s Victim Shaming Knows No Limits Still reeling from the perception that he favors the rights of alleged domestic abusers over the casualties of domestic violence, President Trump doubled down on his penchant for blaming the victim Thursday morning. A day…

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Police Shoot Black, Pregnant Mother to Death At Home, in Front of Children

June 19, 2017

“They shot my mom.” According to the Washington Post, this is the tragic remark made by the son of a mentally ill black woman shot dead by two white police officers yesterday morning in Seattle, WA. The Seattle Times reports that…

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In Case You Still Care, Black Lives Still Matter

April 8, 2017

Have police killings of African-Americans slowed down? Over the last year, we’ve heard little about police officers killing black people. So did these bad cops go away, or somehow learn to behave? No, says Michael Harriot, writing for The Root.…

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The Fake Science & Bullsh*t In This Republican Mandated Abortion Booklet Could Get Women Killed

December 7, 2016

An agency in Texas that should know better has released a new edition of a booklet for women who are considering abortions. And just like the booklet before it, this one is also full of inaccuracies and misinformation, LGBTQ Nation…

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Black Inmate Killed In Most Brutal Way Possible: County Rules It Accidental

January 27, 2016

Florida inmate Darren Rainey dies in locked, scalding-hot shower: Investigators clear him of wrong doing. In June 2012, Darren Rainey, a 50-year old schizophrenic inmate serving two years for a non-violent drug charge at Dade Correctional Facility south of Miami,…

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National Guardsman Shoots His Two Daughters Dead, And Then Himself

December 26, 2015

Just before Christmas, a family suffers a horrific tragedy at the hands of a mentally unstable father. A National Guardsman from Tucson, Arizona murdered his two young daughters before killing himself on December 23rd. Parker was supervising his children amid a…

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