Economic Austerity Drives Suicide Rates Up
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Economic Austerity Drives Suicide Rates Up

Thom Hartmann cites research that reveals suicide rates increase dramatically during times of economic austerity. Listen to the numbers – women kill themselves significantly more often than men.

Thom Hartmann says the rise of suicides due to austerity in Greece should be a wake up call for Americans.

— Thom Hartmann YouTube Channel

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JoAnn likes progressive politics and loves the canines. She writes fiction about Chester, the Alpha Bichon -- with a dash of humor and a dab of Poli-Sci. Her views and insights are tinted by a former profession in Counseling, Christian theological studies, and training in Library and Information Science. Retired now, JoAnn enjoys the creative life.

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