Scott Morrison recently took to social media to promise that he’ll eliminate suicide in this country. As one of the citizens with this “curse”, the PM is way off the mark.
According to a Defence report, since 2001 twice as many ADF veterans like myself have been lost to suicide than to armed conflict. Their new strategy seems too little, too late.
This R U OK day, we should note that those who emphasise the courage necessary to speak about mental health are only fuelling the stigma they hope to destroy.
Today is World Suicide Prevention Day, but outside a day of visibility, the rates of suicide grow, and I’m wondering if it’s a condition of the society we built, and one we won’t shake.
Well, the Epstein case continues to out-weird itself with the news that his will was witnessed by the lawyer of notorious drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán.