If we really want to reduce suicide — and sometimes I wonder if we do — we will increase our focus on mental health as a top-tier societal priority.
What’s the pivot that turns us toward more traditional solutions, versus the wrongly named “progressive” ones?
If this keeps up, there will be a social expectation created that suicide is the right and proper way out — and not just for those with terminal illnesses.
A philosophy PhD, Larry Sanger worked with Jimmy Wales to found Wikipedia in 2001.
“It simply cannot be defended as neutral,” says Larry Sanger, who launched the online encyclopedia with Jimmy Wales in 2001.