Mental health

19 April 2016

‘Students must challenge the cult of psychic vulnerability’

Listen to Brendan O'Neill's introduction to our student free-speech meet-up.

19 April 2016

The kids are all right

Teenage angst is not a serious mental-health issue.

19 April 2016

Mental-health activism makes you sick

The campus obsession with wellbeing is infantilising students.

23 March 2016

Treating mental-health patients as lesser beings

A psychiatric nurse on the cruelty of hospital smoking bans.

18 February 2016

We’re all mental patients now

The government wants you to think you’re mentally ill. You aren’t.

9 February 2016

Being a teenager is not a mental illness

The rise in teenage mental-health problems is not all it seems.

25 November 2015

The DWP doesn’t kill

Using suicide to argue against welfare cuts is sick and wrong.

24 November 2015

The mental obsession with offence-taking

Ken Livingstone has become the latest victim of these over-sensitive times.

5 November 2015

Mental illness is not a political issue

We need to stop 'raising awareness' and focus on looking for cures.

3 September 2015

We need more friends and fewer shrinks

The medicalisation of social problems is straining mental-health services.