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Going Mental


Feb 23, 2018

In this single topic episode, in the wake of the Parkland, FL mass shooting, Morgan and Neal discuss gun violence in the United States. They start by discussing the issue of policy makers linking mental illness to mass shootings instead of tackling the gun problem in America head on.

Then, trigger warning for suicide, they discuss the connection between suicide and guns in the home.

Later, Morgan recounts her own personal experience with a mass shooting.

 

LINKS:

Gun Suicides and mental illness: https://www.thetrace.org/2015/11/gun-suicides-mental-illness-statistics/

Morgan's friend Mindy on surviving a mass shooting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDI-kSTMWiQ&feature=youtu.be

Susan Klebold on her son: http://www.oprah.com/omagazine/susan-klebolds-o-magazine-essay-i-will-never-know-why