Depression and Serotonin: It Was All a F*cking Lie | Russell Brand


Comedian and actor Russell Brand offers a humorous take on the recent news that depression has not been found to be caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain:

“As evidence emerges that counters what pharmaceutical companies have been telling us regarding the causes of depression, how much of ‘trusting the science’ is about massive profits for pharmaceutical companies and the politicians they have in their pockets?”


Back to Around the Web

Back to Humor

Support MIA

MIA relies on the support of its readers to exist. Please consider a donation to help us provide news, essays, podcasts and continuing education courses that explore alternatives to the current paradigm of psychiatric care. Your tax-deductible donation will help build a community devoted to creating such change.

Select Payment Method
Personal Info

Credit Card Info
This is a secure SSL encrypted payment.

Billing Details

Donation Total: $20 One Time


  1. Did I ever think I would see Russell Brand on Mad In America?

    My big question is: Who green lighted the coverage of this paper in the mainstream?

    I can only imagine that Corporate has a new strategy for handling the “mentally ill” and are preparing to dump the pills or psychiatry. Hmm…that’s difficult to imagine, come to think of it.