The Story of an Hour, by Kate Chopin, is a tragic tale of a young, sickly woman whom, at the news of her husband’s death, falls into a grim state of sorrow, then is quickly filled with the joyous wonderment of freedom. 860 more words
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For years now, India has been a prime instigator in the undervaluing of darker women when it comes to notions of beauty. From what I’ve understood, this inherent hierarchy is hardly unique to Indian culture however. 675 more words
I see a lot of posts on social media about the Charleston shooter.
is one of them.
Some people who post things like this are the people who think my father and mother should be forgiven as they were mentally ill. 982 more words
Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute’s Attempt To Sterilize Me Against My Will in the 21st Century
Does anyone have any knowledge or insight into this issue from a personal, legal, or medical perspective? Does anyone know the current US or Virginia laws on this issue regarding psychiatrically diagnosed involuntary inpatient persons? 1,118 more words