On 10 October it is World Mental Health Day. I
used to be outgoing, but a descent into crushing depression left me housebound. After Occupy I started asking: how does social environment shape our
In immaculate clinics people are segregated, held down, drugged, often with no other purpose than to control them and get them out of the way. Content warning: eating disorders, self harm, medical abuse.
Clark Stoeckley's graphic account from inside the Chelsea Manning trial is released today, marking its first anniversary. We exclusively excerpt Chelsea Manning's testimony on her treatment in prison. Content warning: state violence, discussion of suicide.
are consistently expanding the boundaries of mental illness using scientific
claims only weakly supported by the evidence. Are they mad? Part of Transformation's politics of mental health series.