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5 thoughts on “Letter: Learning how to talk about mental health

  1. Lou

    Religion is mental illness…can we talk about THAT? Most people who claim to talk to an invisible being living in the sky will be sent to a mental hospital or psych floor for evaluation.

    • bsummers

      Uh oh.

      I prefer not to think of it as an illness per se, but rather an alternative lifestyle choice.

      • Lou

        MLK practiced what he preached. Modern religious icons are just as ignorant and divisive as the rest of the KKK.

        • NFB

          You didn’t answer the question. Was Martin Luther King mentally ill?

          How about Rev. William Barber? Jimmy Carter? Barack Obama? Desmond Tutu? Helen Prejean?

          Your blanket statement skirts awfully close to bigotry.

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