‘Glee’s’ Lauren Potter speaks out against bullying

By Genevieve Hinson, MotherOfConfusion/Eve Hinson Quirkybirdwords.com. (originally pub'd Mar 22nd 2011) Glee’s Lauren Potter wants you to end the use of the “R” word. Recently Potter, who is known as Becky Jackson on the show – Sue Sylvester’s (Jane Lynch) assistant cheerleader — stepped into a brighter spotlight as an ambassador to help those with special needs with … Continue reading ‘Glee’s’ Lauren Potter speaks out against bullying

TheMighty.com: Energy Drink 51Fifty Under Fire for Stigmatizing Mental Illness

Energy drink @51FiftyEnergy under fire for stigmatizing mental illness https://t.co/ioSnX5bRe5 — The Mighty (@TheMightySite) March 28, 2016   TheMighty.com writes about 51 Fifty Energy Drink being under fire for stigmatizing mental illness. If you've not heard of TheMighty.com -- they are an incredible site with the slogan, "We face disability, disease and mental illness together." … Continue reading TheMighty.com: Energy Drink 51Fifty Under Fire for Stigmatizing Mental Illness

Lives of ‪#‎TheReal5150‬ | Breaking the stigma of living with mental illness.‪#‎WeAreWorthy‬

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPWvIe_qAL8 Lives of ‪#‎TheReal5150‬ | Breaking the stigma of living with mental illness.‪#‎WeAreWorthy‬ Rhonda W-Thornton (www.iamanaddictandaliar.com) and Eve Hinson (quirkybirdwords.com) share about living with mental illness, medicinal cannabis (Eve), their experiences being involved in a 5150 call, receiving care in psych wards and the pain of stigma. ‪#‎breakthestigma‬

Valley Public Radio: Controversy Brews As Save Mart Drops Energy Drink Over "51FIFTY" Name

By EZRA DAVID ROMERO, Valley Public Radio/NPR for Central California A Radio Interview/Article (listen to the interview at the link below) A popular energy drink will soon be off the shelves of one of the largest grocery store chains in the state. But the decision this week by Save Mart to discontinue the sale of … Continue reading Valley Public Radio: Controversy Brews As Save Mart Drops Energy Drink Over "51FIFTY" Name