Compliance by Muse

Song of the Week: Staff pick by Susannah Senerchia, “This song describes the authoritarian cult dynamics that are rife within psychiatry and our larger world. ‘They’ promise to act in your best interest, but in exchange you have to give up your free will and rights to your own mind, body and soul.”

-Susannah Senerchia

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