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by LibertyBelle
Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: Reporting in!
Replies: 4
Views: 343

Re: Reporting in!

Welcome
by LibertyBelle
Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Politics & Mental Health
Topic: Nuclear War and Anxiety
Replies: 0
Views: 211

Nuclear War and Anxiety

The news is flip flopped. The right wing news outlets are ignoring North Korea but the left wing news is all fear and doom. Right wing radio is focused on celebrity gossip. CNN is covering the nuclear twitter feud. Because, of course, it's a nuclear twitter feud; the year is 2017! My local right win...
by LibertyBelle
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Politics & Mental Health
Topic: Science Fiction and Assimilation
Replies: 0
Views: 142

Science Fiction and Assimilation

There's an old movie titled Alien Nation and a spin off show by the same name. The series is about a space alien family living openly in Los Angeles. The series helped me feel like I belong too when I was watching it as a little girl. I've been rewatching the series recently and it seems very topica...
by LibertyBelle
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Politics & Mental Health
Topic: Alienation / Feeling Like an 'Other'
Replies: 0
Views: 133

Alienation / Feeling Like an 'Other'

Alienation - defined as the state or experience of being isolated from a group or an activity to which one should belong or in which one should be involved. I grew up as a racial minority and the experience made me feel like I never belonged in society. It's different now that I'm in a more racially...
by LibertyBelle
Wed Jul 19, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Politics & Mental Health
Topic: Disappointing Politicians
Replies: 0
Views: 172

Disappointing Politicians

I used to love Dana Rohrabacher because he earned an A from the National Organization of Marijuana Reform but now it turns out that he's being paid off by Russians. http://www.thedailybeast.com/gop-lawmaker-got-direction-from-moscow-took-it-back-to-dc?utm_source=fark&utm_medium=website&utm_content=l...
by LibertyBelle
Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Post anything
Topic: Movies that made me feel insane
Replies: 4
Views: 387

Re: Movies that made me feel insane

Phreak wrote:
Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:02 pm
So basically you're saying that I should download and watch them in order, gotcha :D
If you do, note the pyramid symbols in The Men Who Stare At Goats and the triangles made of sticks in The Objective.
by LibertyBelle
Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: Politics & Mental Health
Topic: News & Psychosis
Replies: 1
Views: 174

News & Psychosis

Last year that horrible Edward Snowden Tweeted about how intelligence agencies can read people's minds. I assume he's lying but the Tweet warped my thinking and I started to believe the news was responding to my political posts. The end result was I became psychotic and started hearing voices. Has a...
by LibertyBelle
Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Politics
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Re: Politics

Examples of mental health intersecting with politics: - Candidate Trump's words effecting survivors of sexual abuse - Asylum seekers and refugees experiencing discrimination and alienation - Divisive political attitudes tearing apart previously cohesive families and friends - 24 hour news cycles and...
by LibertyBelle
Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Politics
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Politics

A political-mental health discussion board would be helpful. The theme would be how politics impacts people's mental health.

Lots of events in 2016 in particular seemed to have an impact on many people's mental health.

The world might be craving a place to discuss such things.