Skip to comments.The Drugging Of The American Boy
Posted on 04/22/2014 9:24:11 PM PDT by rickmichaels
By the time they reach high school, nearly 20 percent of all American boys will be diagnosed with ADHD. Millions of those boys will be prescribed a powerful stimulant to "normalize" them. A great many of those boys will suffer serious side effects from those drugs. The shocking truth is that many of those diagnoses are wrong, and that most of those boys are being drugged for no good reasonsimply for being boys. It's time we recognize this as a crisis.
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The drugging of America is in full swing.
“and that most of those boys are being drugged for no good reason”
seriously mistaken. the reason, is the same reason there are no white Christian male judges on tv, no white boys in school age tv commercials, and culture wide discrimination against white boys....to crush the influence of the white Christian male in our culture.
If you have time, read this:
“How to parent without gender stereotypes in a pink and blue world”
Legal drugs are good. Ask the lawyers...
The drugs teach them to be good little sheep and not question the ruling class.
Adderall is a life wrecker
I have seen it time and time again
Do not consent to give it to anyone, child or adult
Psychotropic drug prescriptions for children increased 800% between 1990 and 2000. I don’t know where it has gone since then but I suspect not downward.
oh and by the way. the reason the state came down so hard on the parents of the conneticut girl taken from them at a Massachusetts hospital, is so if a parent objects to the drugging of their son, they know he could be taken from them if they refuse.
And then soon they will be introduced to cheap, legal pot ...
A thousand times less harmful than those Rx drugs.
Part of the plan, since John Dewey and the Progressives to destroy and corrupt the minds of healthy kids:
Scientific societies are as yet in their infancy. . . . It is to be expected that advances in physiology and psychology will give governments much more control over individual mentality than they now have even in totalitarian countries. Fitche laid it down that education should aim at destroying free will, so that, after pupils have left school, they shall be incapable, throughout the rest of their lives, of thinking or acting otherwise than as their schoolmasters would have wished. . . . Diet, injections, and injunctions will combine, from a very early age, to produce the sort of character and the sort of beliefs that the authorities consider desirable, and any serious criticism of the powers that be will become psychologically impossible. . . .——Bertrand Russell,1953
Tried to read this but, lost interest after word 3,001....
“teach” isn’t the word!
My co-worker use to drug his son because his wife could not handle him. I told him to swallow one of those pills and see what happens. He didn’t. The doctors prescribing this shit should be sued and jailed.
Let me explain it to you: THE WHOLE THING STINKS!
My son was diagnosed with ACHD, ADH all sorts of alphabet problems ... my wife and I decided to ignore all and treat him as normal. Guess what? He turned out normal. No learning disabilities, no A* whatever. Never on any drugs .
At 37 years old, he is normal and without any psychosis what-so-ever. Just wonder what he would be like if we had accepted what all the experts had wanted us to do and drugged him?
And THIS is almost 100% where the rash of psychotic mass shootings has come from.
You gave a date, do you have a citation? I’m interested.
OMG, doc, how 1950’s of you! ;)
I heard on the radio last week they now have a new “abc” disorder...for day dreaming and mind wandering. I’m doomed, I’m afraid.
Yes, condition would have been a better choice of words.
If we would let kids be kids the world would right itself.
Geezopeetzo - I do feel sorry for this woman’s child - they better stay in New York with others of their own kind (crazy, that is)
100% agree - I would not under any circumstances have a child in govt. schools today.
The “Snow is Black” was mentioned by Bertrand Russell, who was quoting Fichte. The Wundtian connection (Father of Psychology) is part of this whole “Germanization” and drugging of Americans, and the kids-—which is to treat every character issue as a “disease” and drug everyone. (Getting rid of Christian Ethics). (Soma World). (Leipzig Connection is free online.)
Wundt taught G. Stanley Hall who was the mentor of John Dewey, who believed in conditioning (socializing) children into moral relativism.
Prior to John Dewey we had Classical Education (Objective Truth) in public schools although we had the start of the “Prussian” system, but which included the Bible and we believed the primary purpose of education (since Socrates) was to instill Virtue (Excellence).
Dewey destroyed that concept-—the purpose was “socialization”-—and forming “group think” into socialism/godlessness and destroying Christian Worldview. (God is Dead Postmodernists took over the schools with John Dewey) with the help of all the Foundations, which bought off the media, leading newspapers, and publishing companies, and universities, and teachers colleges, etc.
Let’s not leave out the pushing of the homosexual agenda on children.
Love it.. you did just the right thing. There was a time when this was the normal course for families and now they push an alternative reality with drugs.
Only if the parents are too lazy to do their jobs.
Using highly advanced software, I took the trouble ...
Thank you... shared this on my FB page.
Russell, Bertrand. “Impact of Science on Society,” pg. 52, 1953. ISBN 13: 978-0-415-10906-2
As someone who straddles the boundaries of the Gen-X/Millenial divide (Born in ‘79) I could only look on in astonishment and horror at the generation that came after me and see these hordes of androgynous emo freaks and I asked myself what is the cause? Now I know.
I don’t even know what is going on here, but I find an overlapping quote, if you will, from BR’s SCIENCE AND SOCIETY:
Diet, injections, and injunctions will combine, from a very early age, to produce the sort of character and the sort of beliefs that the authorities consider desirable, and any serious criticism of the powers that be will become psychologically impossible. Even if all are miserable, all will believe themselves happy, because the government will tell them that they are so. p62
... so where would you suppose the sentiments of BR himself lie on this issue?
Very good, the duck comes down and gives you $50. You have articulated the goal of the political and cultural class, crush European Judeo-Christian culture and effectively terrorize and marginalize white middle class Americans by changing the racial composition through endless waves of illegals committing acts of love, just so long as they have dark skins and come from a culture resistant to the values and mores of Whitey.
Sounds like the wench, er, ah, wife has problems.
The agendas of druggies of the past who became chemists, physicians, psychologists, politicians and educators ruined the dreams of many thinking people who would otherwise have loved to have children.
My son was diagnosed with ACHD, ADH all sorts of alphabet problems ... my wife and I decided to ignore all and treat him as normal. Guess what? He turned out normal.
I attended school 1948-60. If there had been such a thing as these ADD, ADHD, et al, diagnoses back then, then probably 30-50% of the boys in school would have been required to be drugged (including me). We kids were just being normal and were either bored with the classes or otherwise distracted.
I had to attend Summer school to make up classes three times and made straight A’s in the courses there, because they were only about 8 weeks long and got to the meat of the subjects, instead of the length regular terms that were boring. After the Navy, I earned an AAS, BBA and MBA, while working full time and raising a family.
I only know of a couple of boys who committed serious acts later in high school. ...The rest of us turned out quite normal.
There will come a time when today’s psychiatrists and pharmaceutical companies, who so profit by pushing their stimulants and serotonin-reuptake-inhibitors will be seen for the horrifying immoral savages that they are.
The plain fact is that what leftist-minded school admins call abnormal behavior by boys is in fact NORMAL!!! behavior. Boys were not designed to sit quietly at attention in their desks for eight hours a day listening to some adult drone on. If Ritalin had been around when I was going to school fifty years ago, they'd had me on it. Because I daydreamed my way through most of grade school and high school. I managed to eventually graduate from college, thank you very much, without doing school-authorized drugs.
Thanks Doc, I’m 38, and like your son if my parents had listened to the schools etc, I’d of been in big trouble by now. I’m a well adjusted Christian conservative, well employed, and have a family of my own. Wait a second, my modern standards I guess I failed heh.
I have one son and two girls, and nobody is giving them drugs, it’ll have to be over my dead body.
I’m putting my kids in Christian school this fall, I don’t care what it costs.
If men are different from women, then boys are different from girls. I think there should be two systems of education. Unfortunately feminists think they are men.
As my boys got older and one of them was “diagnosed” with ADD I did the old school method. We started going to the range more often and burning ammo, hunting and fishing more, and putting things in his hands like post-hole diggers, chainsaws, and saddle leather. I worked it out of him and he is a successful, college grad, 2 Afghan tour combat Marine now in the private sector.
Well worth the cost especially if you have boys.
The teacher at a private Christian school told me she thoght my son had ADD and that he was cheating on spelling tests because he always got 100%.
I knew he wasn’t cheating because I always tested him the night before the spelling tests.
I had him tested in the public school, and they found out he was gifted.
I’ve had problems with both public and private schools.