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From Picket Lines to Worry Lines

Thursday, January 18, 2018

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From Picket Lines to Worry Lines

In "Politics of the Mind: Marxism and Mental Distress," Iain Ferguson emphasizes the class basis of mental suffering and the importance of class struggle to improving mental health.

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Marxism and Psychology

Friday, February 19, 2016

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Marxism and Psychology

The biological model of mental illness reduces the mind to the brain. In contrast, marxism views mental illness as the individual expression of a society made sick by alienated labour.

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What’s Wrong with Sigmund Freud?

Thursday, July 2, 2015

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What’s Wrong with Sigmund Freud?

The pioneer of psychiatry began as an advocate of the oppressed, but then he switched sides to support the oppressors.

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