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The Misjudging of the Mentally Ill

The fallacy of mentally ill mass shooters.

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I work in a juvenile detention center in a moderately sized Illinois community. Over the years, I’ve witnessed numerous children with mental illness. Some are medicated, and some are not. It’s distressing to see so many youngsters amid mental health challenges. My experiences in juvenile are what inspired this article.

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Estacious(Charles White)

Estacious(Charles White)

I am a southern writer and teacher living in the midwest. I focus on education, poetry, and fiction. I am an award-winning playwright. estaciousw1914@yahoo.com