mentally ill Archives

Trump Brags About Passing Up ‘Fancy Lunch’ in Latest Slap in the Face to Troops

November 7, 2017

He just can’t seem to stop insulting the military President Donald Trump is no stranger to insulting active and retired members of the United States Armed Forces — or their families. He famously avoided the draft during the Vietnam conflict…

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Police Shoot Black, Pregnant Mother to Death At Home, in Front of Children

June 19, 2017

“They shot my mom.” According to the Washington Post, this is the tragic remark made by the son of a mentally ill black woman shot dead by two white police officers yesterday morning in Seattle, WA. The Seattle Times reports that…

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Dear Kellyanne Conway: The Media Isn’t to Blame for Scalise Shooting — Republicans Are (VIDEO)

June 16, 2017

In an interview on Fox & Friends, White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said she blames criticism of the Trump administration by the news media for the Wednesday shootings of two Republican congressmen. She followed that up by saying that her own…

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Prosecutors: Inmate Died Because He Had No Water For 7 Days (VIDEO)

April 25, 2017

When inmate Terrill Thomas was incarcerated in a Milwaukee prison, he was severely mentally ill.   This inmate was unable to ask for help when he needed it And after seven days with no access to water, he was dead. He died…

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A**hole Republican Tries to Use Jesus to Justify Starving the Poor (VIDEO)

March 31, 2017

It isn’t unusual for GOP lawmakers to mention Jesus or cite Bible passages when debating legislation, and Rep. Jodey Arrington recently did just that. He used one quote from the New Testament in an attempt to justify changes to the…

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Private Prisons Aren’t Going Away, They’re Just Morphing Into Something Uglier

October 12, 2016

Private prisons plunge n August, the Justice Department announced plans to end the use of private prisons. Officials concluded the facilities aren’t particularly safe and aren’t as effective at providing correctional services as government-run facilities. And once that happened the Department of Homeland…

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Black Inmate Killed In Most Brutal Way Possible: County Rules It Accidental

January 27, 2016

Florida inmate Darren Rainey dies in locked, scalding-hot shower: Investigators clear him of wrong doing. In June 2012, Darren Rainey, a 50-year old schizophrenic inmate serving two years for a non-violent drug charge at Dade Correctional Facility south of Miami,…

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How A Georgia State Law Loophole Allows Mentally Ill To Buy A Gun

December 28, 2015

Thousands of people who had been involuntarily committed to mental health care treatment centers in the state of Georgia were registered in the national database gun dealers utilize when running background checks on prospective buyers. Georgia removed many of those…

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So-Called “Common Sense” Gun Control Laws Are Senseless

October 12, 2015

On Thursday, Senate Democrats rolled out plans for a new lineup of gun control reforms. The legislation would close background check loopholes, expand the background check database, and strengthen regulations that could prevent the mentally ill from purchasing or owning…

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Hillary Clinton Stands Up To NRA, Calls For Tougher Gun Laws (VIDEO)

July 10, 2015

Someone has finally grown a pair and is standing up to the gun bullies that make up the National Rifle Association and their acolytes. Hillary Clinton has begun to change the discourse on common sense gun laws during her recent…

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