I just learned about the Nirvana Fallacy. It’s a logical illusion where you compare a situation or proposal with an unrealistic and/or idealized alternative.
It didn’t take much editing to make it relevant to those of us who challenge stigma for the mentally ill — not much at all.
You take the mentally ill as they are, not conceiving of or treating them as children, but as full participants in life.
lease sign the petition at the site.
Yes, do something about the mental illness crisis — but not this. Murphy and his principal allies are untrustworthy.