E. Fuller Torrey’s insightful book, American Psychosis: How the Federal Government Destroyed The Mental Health Treatment System, is confirmation to what many people suspect of the current mental illness system and policies: This system is broken and current disjointed polices will make it forever difficult to correct.
|By: Gregory J. Dober Sunday December 1, 2013 1:59 pm|
|By: David Dayen Monday July 23, 2012 11:30 am|
The gains of the war on poverty have been almost totally wiped out. The Census Bureau will report that poverty will reach a 46-year high when they announce their numbers later in the fall. But Congress has given no indication that it cares enough; indeed, recent votes suggest they’re willing to make it worse.
|By: Blue Texan Wednesday August 24, 2011 10:30 am|
The Secessionist laid out a legal opposition to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid in his book, calling them unconstitutional. And yesterday, his soon-to-be running mate Marco Rubio presented a moral argument against them.
|By: Blue Texan Sunday April 17, 2011 11:50 am|
Paul Krugman wrote yesterday that Republicans want to repeal the Great Society and the New Deal, but the way they talk, it sounds to me like they want to go much further. Listen carefully to what former Cheney aide and professional wingnut Mary Matalin said on the latest “Left, Right & Center” (audio ca. 4:15).