Behind Rolling Stone’s Hatchet Job on a Psychiatrist Critical of Neoliberal Capitalism 

For quite some time now, the standard hatchet used by psychiatry apologists in their attacks on any critic of psychiatry is to include the extraneous fact that the Church of Scientology—a pseudoscientific and secretive institution with a reputation for financially exploiting members and retaliating against former members who speak out against the organization—is a critic of psychiatry. This tactic is similar to the one that was routinely used by the right-wing media on anyone opposing the Vietnam War, which in that case was the inclusion of the fact that the war was opposed by the totalitarian Soviet Union and China.

Source: Behind Rolling Stone’s Hatchet Job on a Psychiatrist Critical of Neoliberal Capitalism – CounterPunch.org

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