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Suicide Epidemic in the US

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Just 20 years ago, the world mourned for the tragic upheavals in Russia that led to the highest suicide rate of any major country. But suicide rates in Russia have declined steadily, while rates in the US have risen steadily. The US now has a far higher suicide rate than Russia.


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Suicides are more common in rural states and among the working poor.


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Ok. I am a paranoid astrological extremist radical cynic. I string long strings of nouns and adjectives together with expletives undeleted. HELLO...who doesn't?

So, I imagine that the purveyors of surveillance capitalism will be able to use or otherwise cull individuals that they can push to action in the analog world for their economic bottom lines.

How many people realize that when they sit down in the doctor's office at major hospitals that their weight is taken? One cannot check that chair, since it is sensing remotely. That is only a tiny step away from sensor tech that can sense body temperature, analyze speech and hearing and scan for any other conditions that affect their owners the Insurance Lords' profitability.

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It takes a stable of billionaire geniuses to horse around. Killing others is fun!

Grave robbing is an honorable profession for politicians in need of cash.

More than three million people are employed in the federal government's

Executive branch. They all report to the Constitution on the org' chart, not

POTUS MAXIMUS.

Who orders Americans to spy on fellow Americans? TRUMP!

Who promotes perjury to promote the Common Good? TRUMP!

Greed and deception are how DONALD TRUMP makes his deals.

Veterans suicide because they failed to die far from home, over there.

Homeless veterans don't need affordable home loans, they need a funeral.

DONALD TRUMP is hiring organized criminals to increase his wealth.

If TRUMP's policy makes you sick, try suicide, or vote.

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