Description: Drug users are the experts. We’ve survived. We know policy better than policy-makers. We know law better than lawmakers. We know pharmaceuticals better than pharmacists. We know nobody’s coming to save us. So we gotta save ourselves.
The drug war, covered by drug users as war correspondents.
Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users members observe a moment of silence dedicated to those who lost their lives to the war on drugs.
The Mental Illness Happy Hour is a weekly online podcast that interviews comedians, artists, friends, and the occasional doctor. Each episode explores mental illness, trauma, addiction and negative thinking. //mentalpod.com/
There is also an active discussion board. YOU ARE NOT ALONE – A companion online community discussion board for The Mental Illness Happy Hour podcast with Paul Gilmartin Postings on this site are NOT by mental health professionals, rather the opinions & experiences of a community of regular people. If you feel like you are going to hurt yourself or others PLEASE call Suicide Prevention at 1-800-273-8255: //mentalpodforum.com/
Radiolab has stories about social and science issus.
Check out this episode about psychotherapy and gay-conversion therapy. //bit.ly/2FXwzMp
This American Life
is a weekly public radio program and podcast. Each week we choose a theme and put together different kinds of stories on that theme. In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) declared that homosexuality was not a disease simply by changing the 81-word definition of sexual deviance in its own reference manual. By Alix Spiegel. www.thisamericanlife.org/204/81-words/act-one-8