We need to speak boldy on the topic of mental health stigma. The discomfort that is generated by talking about mental illness is truly indicative that we have not come that far in eliminating the stigma. The more we can speak out, the more information, the more evidence of recovery, all will serve to educate and, hopefully enlighten, a still ignorant public.
Just imagine if the billions that are spent on antichoice lobbying, abortion posters and big, luxury buses and their custom paintjob graphics, fliers, plastic fetuses, and ETC actually went to feeding real, alive children who have feelings, thoughts, dreams and awareness of their gnawing bellies. #prochoice #abortion
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"Think Food Doesn't Affect Behavior?" Interesting study. I've noticed this (unscientifically) while watching a bunch of kids. Study was a group of kids at a party split into 2 groups. Each group was given different types of food and then their behavior was watched and counted. Worth your looking at!
Food Behavior Table
A new PPP poll looked at 24 House districts held by Republicans, and since the government shutdown 21 of them now have generic Democratic candidates leading. This poll strikes right at the heart of the conventional wisdom that gerrymandering will keep House Republicans safe no matter what they do. Boehner’s refusal to hold a clean vote on a CR and the debt limit could hand Democrats back control of the House of Representatives.
House Republicans finally waved the white flag of surrender by passing the Democratic bill to raise the debt limit and reopen the government, 285-144. 144 House Republicans voted against raising the debt limit and for default. 85 Republicans voted for raising the debt limit and opening the government. Nancy Pelosi delivered all the Democrats in support of the bill.
You know what, this is one of my fav things ever. Def a good tattoo quote
Seven year old Tiana Parker, a straight A student, was sent home in tears from her Tulsa, Oklahoma charter school after being told that, according to news reports, her short and tidy dreadlocks were forbidden in the school dress code and "didn't look presentable." Click the Pin to tell the school's sponsor, Langston University, that the Deborah Brown Community School must apologize and change their dress code or have their charter contract terminated.