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Mentally Ill Require A Different Set Of Rules: "Crazy: A Father´s Search..."

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The mentally ill require a different set of rules

Apr 16

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By Pete Earley… 725 more words

Robert Matthew Goldstein reblogged this on Art by Rob Goldstein and commented:

Our system prevents the mentally ill from getting treatment and then incarcerates and or executes us when violent symptoms emerge. It doesn't matter if people who are getting care don't get violent if they don't get the care. The really crazy part is they our system makes people sane so it can execute them.

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Video: "The President Announces Commonsense Steps to Keep Guns Out of the Wrong Hands"

President Obama addressed the American people earlier today of which you can find the full official recording above. During the emotional speech, the President covered everything from the gun lobby, the recovery of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and those who have not and may not be so fortunate to have recovered from the all too frequent occurrence of gun violence. 129 more words

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Our question of the day: Who — or what — should take the blame?

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