Isn’t It Time We Talk About the Skyrocketing Suicide Epidemic?


HumanSinShadow.wordpress.com

Isn’t It Time We Talk About the Skyrocketing Suicide Epidemic?

“One way to reduce the suicide rate would be to get rid of capitalism.”

Smirking Chimp / ByTed Rall <!–
MailChimp RSS-Email Widget
 

Isn’t It Time We Talk

Photo Credit: LeviQ/Shutterstock.com

<!–

As I waited for the body of a man who  jumped in front of my train to be cleared from the tracks — less than a week before another train I was riding  struck a suicide victim — it occurred to me that (a) I should check whether suicide rates are increasing due to the bad economy ( they are, especially among men in their 50s), and that (b) talking about suicide is long overdue.

With modernity comes depression; depression sometimes leads to suicide

View original post 331 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.