On Mental Health: Keeping your Brain in the Fight.

Before I start the full piece today I wanted to offer some quick resources right away for anyone experiencing mental health distress. For Canada: https://www.crisisservicescanada.ca/en/ Number: 1.833.456.4566 https://www.ccmhs-ccsms.ca/mental-health-resources-1 (Links to useful numbers/organizations for adults and youth in need) https://cmha.ca/ (Canadian Mental Health Association has brochures, resource links, and news) For USA: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/talk-to-someone-now/ Number: 1-800-273-8255 https://www.mhanational.org/ […]

Ally: An Outdated Fair-weather Word.

Once upon a time, the word “ally” used to mean something, but it has since been co-opted and corrupted. Fair-weather friends, white guilt mourners, corporations, and vapid celebrities/politicians have taken the word and abused it for their own benefit. It has become a term that “others” folks and pedestals ourselves. Ally seems to suggest that […]