Why Life in America Can Literally Drive You Insane

Why Life in America Can Literally Drive You Insane

This article was originally published on AlterNet and is reprinted on Liberal America with the permission of the author.? In ?The Epidemic of Mental Illness: Why?? (New York Review of Books, 2011), Marcia Angell, former editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine, discusses over-diagnosis of psychiatric disorders, pathologizing of normal behaviors, Big Pharma corruption […]

8 Reasons Young Americans Don’t Fight Back

8 Reasons Young Americans Don’t Fight Back

This article was originally published on AlterNet and is reprinted on Liberal America with the permission of the author.? Traditionally, young people have energized democratic movements. So it is a major coup for the ruling elite to have created societal institutions that have subdued young Americans and broken their spirit of resistance to domination. Young […]