With Pete Buttigieg’s strong finish in both the Iowa caucus and the New Hampshire primary, establishing his standing as a contender for the Democratic presidential nomination, it's worth reviewing the details of his plan to strengthen our mental health care system and combat addiction. Released in August 2019, the plan would ensure that 75 prcent of people who need mental health care receive appropriate services, according to his campaign. … [Read more...] about Buttigieg Mental Health Plan Would Fund Needed Community Programs
Her meetings with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was brought to the limelight in an attempt to mud-sling. "My meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India's democratically elected leader, have been highlighted as 'proof' of this and portrayed as somehow being out of the ordinary or somehow suspect, even though President Obama, Secretary Clinton, President Trump and many of my colleagues in Congress have met with and worked with him," she said in her defence. … [Read more...] about First Hindu US Senator Tulsi Gabbard Is All Set To Run For President In 2020
As I answered my friend, “social media may be here to stay – but you have to decide for yourself whether or not you’ll stay on it, and if so, how.” Though the genie is out of the bottle, we may find, as Shakya and Christakis put it, “online social interactions are no substitute for the real thing,” and that in-person, healthy relationships are vital to society and our own individual wellbeing. We would do well to remember that truth and not put all our eggs in the social media basket. We would do well not to blindly follow the social media siren, which while promising connection and democratization, actually degrades well-being, makes us more opinionated and less related, empowers and enriches a few, monetizes our relationships and strips away our privacy. … [Read more...] about Is Facebook Destroying Society and Your Mental Health?