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An Animated Introduction to Friedrich Nietzsche’s Life & Thought | Open Culture

There’s no shame if you’ve never known how to pronounce Friedrich Nietzsche’s name correctly. Even less if you never remember how to spell it. If these happen to be the case, you may be less than familiar with his philosophy. Source: An Animated Introduction to Friedrich Nietzsche’s Life & Thought | Open Culture

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The World’s Largest Mental Asylum: From The Horrors Of The Back Wards To Today’s Jails and Prisons – Pete Earley

Photos by Pete Earley (3-15-19) I recently spoke at a nursing symposium at Georgia College in Milledgeville. I took advantage of my trip to visit Central State Hospital on the edge of that community. During the 1960s, it was the largest state mental hospital in the world with more than 12,000 residents. It is difficultClick […]

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Petition asks Maryland governor and legislators to oppose assisted suicide | News | LifeSite

The bill, which has passed in the House of Delegates, would allow doctors to prescribe lethal drugs to those with terminal illnesses. Source: Petition asks Maryland governor and legislators to oppose assisted suicide | News | LifeSite

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Study: How minorities, low-income households deal with autism as adults | KYW

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Minorities and people from low-income households have a harder time managing Autism as adults than others, according to a study from Drexel University. Source: Study: How minorities, low-income households deal with autism as adults | KYW

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Court docs: Terre Haute man allegedly battered two autistic, deaf, blind, and non-verbal people

Court docs: Terre Haute man allegedly battered two autistic, deaf, blind, and non-verbal people Source: Court docs: Terre Haute man allegedly battered two autistic, deaf, blind, and non-verbal people

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Jury finds North Miami cop accused of shooting at autistic man ‘Not Guilty’ | Miami Herald

A jury deadlocked on three counts against Police Officer Jonathon Aledda, accused of attempted manslaughter for shooting at Arnaldo Rios Soto, an autistic man with a silver toy truck in his hand. The man’s caretaker, Charles Kinsey, was wounded. Source: Jury finds North Miami cop accused of shooting at autistic man ‘Not Guilty’ | Miami […]

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Jury acquits North Miami cop of one count for shooting at autistic man | Miami Herald

A jury deadlocked on three counts against North Miami Police Officer Jonathon Aledda, who was accused of attempted manslaughter for shooting at Arnaldo Rios Soto, an autistic man with a silver toy truck in his hand. The man’s caretaker, Charles Kinsey, was wounded in the shooting. Source: Jury acquits North Miami cop of one count […]