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We believe people can and do recover from "mental illness" - because we are living it. We believe in the power of supporting each other: learning from and with each other. You are welcome to join us..

Four kinds of Invisibilities – Lewis Gordon


Lewis Gordon “This issue of invisibility is a very strange one. A lot of the people who are being called “invisible” have to be first identified, and then be informed or told they are invisible, or a zero so we … Continue reading

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What’s it like being homeless in Toronto?


What’s it Like Being Homeless in Toronto? CBC’s The National Toronto Commentary: Toronto – like many cities and many towns too – is in a housing crises. In Canada’s wealthiest city well over ten thousand people each night rely on … Continue reading

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Decolonize The Mind – neurodecolonization – Dr Michael Yellow Bird


  <p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/86995336″>DECOLONIZING THE MIND</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/easter”>cheryle easter</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> More like this at… http://www.decolonizeyourminddotblog.wordpress.com  

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Drug Decriminalization in Portugal


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There’s the thing: I don’t need help right now. You do.


There’s the thing: I don’t need help right now. You do. Elliot Anderson Mr Robot S4 E9

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working class hero – John Lennon


As soon as you’re born they make you feel small By giving you no time instead of it all Till the pain is so big you feel nothing at all They hurt you at home and they hit you at … Continue reading

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The real history behind “thanksgiving”…


 

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Every evil begins with: “I am going to help you”


  Every evil begins with someone saying to another: “I am going to help you”. Milos Foreman From Completely Cuckoo: Documentary of the making of “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest.

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You must stand on your own feet…


Michael Leunig…

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Shitzophrenia- If you don”t give it to me I wont need to recover from it


Had the privilege of having my voice heard at World Hearing Voices Congress in Montreal last week. This is for all those who were there with us, and especially those who appreciated this one. And even more, it’s for for … Continue reading

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