Tag: economic equality

The Psychology of Inequality

FromĀ The New Yorker:Ā A number of studies show that much of the damage done by being poor comes not from the conditions of poverty itself,...

Optimizing Childrenā€™s Mental Health is a Social Justice Issue

I can spout off the most amazing strategies for optimizing childrenā€™s mental health, such as feeding them real food, making sure they get lots of unstructured playtime in natural spaces, loving them unconditionally, and guiding them to the intersection of their skills and passions. But if a parent doesnā€™t have the financial/emotional/physical/mental means to act on these strategies, it is for naught.