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Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

By WSN Editorial Board

October 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Halloween entertainment exploits struggles and perpetuates the stigma behind mental illnesses.

ARTS ISSUE: ‘Homeland’ negates bipolar disorder to excessive joke

ARTS ISSUE: ‘Homeland’ negates bipolar disorder to excessive joke

December 5, 2013


Filed under Arts

When Showtime’s “Homeland” first debuted, it was one of the most widely discussed shows on television, capturing audiences with its fast-paced storytelling, breakneck twists and compelling characters. Its lead character, Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes), was especially captivating — a CIA operative working with clas...