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That's remarkable. Chickens coming home to roost for all of us racists I guess.
 
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But do -WE- get a fund-raising concert or a White Middle Aged Awareness Day? Hellz-with-a-Z no!
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The mortality rate for white men and women ages 45-54 with less than a college education increased markedly between 1999 and 2013, most likely because of problems with legal and illegal drugs, alcohol and suicide, the researchers concluded. Before then, death rates for that group dropped steadily, and at a faster pace.
Nothing wrong with the middle class at all, no, why?
 
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We are all victims of the sick culture produced by the destructive and deadly monetary system. Please investigate a resource based economy.
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We are all victims of the sick culture produced by the destructive and deadly monetary system. Please investigate a resource based economy.
I think I have figured out why all the middle class white men are committing suicide!
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LightRider wrote:
We are all victims of the sick culture produced by the destructive and deadly monetary system. Please investigate a resource based economy.
I think I have figured out why all the middle class white men are committing suicide!
Overinvestment in a pixel-based culture?
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We are all victims of the sick culture produced by the destructive and deadly monetary system. Please investigate a resource based economy.
Okay, I have and it's bunk. Now what?
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1. Investigate resource-based economy.
2. Determine that it's bunk.
3. You're obviously the brainwashed product of a sick monetary system.
4. Goto 1.

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Drugs, alcohol and suicide, eh?
What is it that white middle-aged Americans have easy access to that make suicide attempts convenient and successful? Knives, pills and car exhaust have very high survival rates. So what makes America different from Canada or Sweden?
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Drugs, alcohol and suicide, eh?
What is it that white middle-aged Americans have easy access to that make suicide attempts convenient and successful? Knives, pills and car exhaust have very high survival rates. So what makes America different from Canada or Sweden?
Health care?
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Income inequality?

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aiabx wrote:
Drugs, alcohol and suicide, eh?
What is it that white middle-aged Americans have easy access to that make suicide attempts convenient and successful? Knives, pills and car exhaust have very high survival rates. So what makes America different from Canada or Sweden?
Health care?
No fear of the future.

They are countries that don't kill their old people through induced poverty.

Interesting to compare with Australia too. It's the world's 5th fattest country, so older people aren't particularly healthy ... but they don't (indirectly) discriminate against economically weaker sections of the community.
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We are all victims of the sick culture produced by the destructive and deadly monetary system. Please investigate a resource based economy.
Okay, I have and it's bunk. Now what?
Investigate it again but harder.
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Drugs, alcohol and suicide, eh?
What is it that white middle-aged Americans have easy access to that make suicide attempts convenient and successful? Knives, pills and car exhaust have very high survival rates. So what makes America different from Canada or Sweden?
The US had a suicide rate that puts it 50th in the world if you believe Wikipedia's stats. Some other highly developed nations that rank higher include South Korea (#2!), Japan, Finland, Iceland, and Belgium
 
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I thought Canada had a marginally higher suicide rate. Turns out I was right.
https://suicideinfo.ca/Library/AboutSuicide/FAQ.aspx
The link you provided says that you are wrong:
How do our Canadian suicide rates compare with other countries?
Our average rate of suicide in Canada for 2010 was 11.6 per 100,000. The average rate of suicide in the USA for 2010 was 12.1 per 100,000.

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Have Canadian suicide rates always been higher than the United States?
No. The suicide rates for Canada and the United States show that up to 1971, the reported rates for both sexes were lower in Canada than the United States. Since 1977 the suicide rates in Canada have been greater than the U.S. For a look back at Canada’s suicide statistics (1950-1922), see the graph found here: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-624-x/2012001/article/chart/....


You are correct about the Inuit population specifically though. One government source puts it at 135 per 100,000.
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Drugs, alcohol and suicide, eh?
What is it that white middle-aged Americans have easy access to that make suicide attempts convenient and successful? Knives, pills and car exhaust have very high survival rates. So what makes America different from Canada or Sweden?
Hmm. not sure. Perhaps I should just take a shot in the dark.


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Guess I'll look at data instead

https://www.afsp.org/understanding-suicide/facts-and-figures

Suicide Methods

In 2013, firearms were the most common method of death by suicide, accounting for a little more than half (51.4%) of all suicide deaths. The next most common methods were suffocation (including hangings) at 24.5% and poisoning at 16.1% (Figure 7).

Suicide Rates by Geographic Region/State

In 2013, nine U.S. states, all in the West, had age-adjusted suicide rates in excess of 18: Montana (23.7), Alaska (23.1), Utah (21.4), Wyoming (21.4), New Mexico (20.3), Idaho (19.2), Nevada (18.2), Colorado (18.5), and South Dakota (18.2).


Hmmm. Hey Wiki, how about UK?

The most common method used in the United Kingdom is hanging. ... Suicide using firearms accounts for only a very small fraction, possibly due to tight gun control very few households in the UK possess them (4 per cent).

Appears in canada it's firearms and hanging (followed by poisoning).

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So why?
http://www.popularsocialscience.com/2013/08/13/why-do-people...

Possibly because there is too much change? Things are changing to fast. But not sure how that applies to older white males than other groups. Perhaps unable to measure up to fathers and grandfathers standards of living?

Perhaps rise in mental disorders (bipolar tie to suicidal thoughts is significant.)

You'd have to know the age. Are they truely middle aged? (50ish?) or are they 50 to 85? I can see lots of reasons people would commit suicide after 70.
 
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We are all victims of the sick culture produced by the destructive and deadly monetary system. Please investigate a resource based economy.
I think I have figured out why all the middle class white men are committing suicide!
Seeing all their bitcon investments go west?
 
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Drugs, alcohol and suicide, eh?
What is it that white middle-aged Americans have easy access to that make suicide attempts convenient and successful? Knives, pills and car exhaust have very high survival rates. So what makes America different from Canada or Sweden?
Stupidity?
 
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well it says white middle-aged americans WITHOUT a college education - so i guess only rsp conservatives are affected
 
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The trend up started in 1999, Time Traveler Obama strikes again!
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The trend up started in 1999, Time Traveler Obama strikes again!
Yes did you now know that he is a time lord, the most evil of the lot.

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The trend up started in 1999, Time Traveler Obama strikes again!
obama is merely a puppet for the new world order whose goal it is to create one light brown human race which is why all the whites have to die or marry a minority i have it from a pretty legit site (infowars)



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