Susan Sarandon arrested at anti-Trump protest | The Guardian

The actor was among hundreds of women charged in Washington at a rally against the US president’s immigration policy. Susan Sarandon was among 575 women arrested in Washington on Thursday after they staged a sit-in protest against Donald Trump’s zero-tolerance immigration policy inside a Senate office at the Department of Justice. Source: Susan Sarandon arrested … Continue reading Susan Sarandon arrested at anti-Trump protest | The Guardian

After 25 years of being homeless, I learned there’s one simple thing you can do to help | Gregory P Smith

I felt so invisible that sometimes being bashed was a relief – at least the thugs were engaging with me There are as many pathways to homelessness as there are homeless people in the world. For some, it’s a sudden freefall triggered by a lost job, a broken home life or some other seismic personal … Continue reading After 25 years of being homeless, I learned there’s one simple thing you can do to help | Gregory P Smith

Sounding an alarm over children’s mental health | The Guardian

Readers respond to news about soaring Ritalin use, the underfunding of child mental health services and the toll GCSEs are taking As a group of educators, psychologists, mental health professionals, campaigners and politicians, we share Amanda Spielman’s timely recognition ( Report , 27 June) that the massive increase in young children receiving prescriptions for powerful … Continue reading Sounding an alarm over children’s mental health | The Guardian