Bruce Levine, writing to MIA about his popular story on Counterpunch yesterday, wrote “It’s basically a politics/election piece, which is why I didn’t post it on MIA … But another agenda of mine in the piece is to rehumanize the so-called ‘psychotic break’ and offer alternative explanations for it. It’s an opportunity to speak to a ‘left-anti-authoritarian’ political CounterPunch audience, many of whom ordinarily wouldn’t bother reading a piece specifically debunking psychiatry bullshit. AlterNet has just republished this CounterPunch piece. I’m encouraging others to utilize their other interests, outside of the ‘mental health’ stuff to get truths in.”
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