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Alastair Campbell on surviving depression

Alastair Campbell, a former Labour spokesman, talks about his own mental health issues and reflects on the growing mental health crisis in lockdown.

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    Its him and tony bliar policys that are making people depresed

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    Not as depressed as the millions of lives those iraqi’s have suffered ally?

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    reffoelcnu alouncelal

    I have sympathy for people with depression but I’m quite sure the people in Iraq are depressed about having their country invaded and the terrible cost of it . I’ll never forgive labour for brown nosing Bush .

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    Exactly, there shouldn't be any shaming others. We're all struggling one way or another. Coming together increases strength. One day at a time. If that's to much, one moment at a time. Lending a hand or ear is a wonderful way to keep busy to defeat the darkness together.

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    He makes people depressed looking at this gobshit

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    Bertold Riesenteil

    Good vitamin D levels are important too.

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    I only have to listen to Boris Johnson or Donald Trump for a couple of minutes before I feel that there is no hope for our world. It's an absolute nightmare!

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    The worry and uncertainty that coronavirus brings, wrong on all fronts. This government and the complicit MSM sews fear and uncertainty, not a virus with less than 1% mortality rate.

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    Is he still looking for the WMD?

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    Karezza Kundalini Kenosis

    Do not allow negative thoughts to enter your mind for they are the weeds that strangle confidence.

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    Dumb asses, everyone has some form of depression. professional victims.

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    Unfortunately mental health has always been pushed aside by the government, i feel a great depression coming after COVID too and i dont mean the economy, sending strength and best wishes to everyone

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    Ангелина Нор

    Fascists of the dictator Lukashenka continue the genocide of the Belarusian people! Support Belarusians!!

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    Nothing to do with the Iraq war then ..

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    Ask the 1 million Iraqis how they cope….

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    what about Iraqi survivinf fake WMD news and getting invaded??

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    I can seriously understand why U.K. might be depressed just take a look at whats happening to their once great country.

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    Yeah I’d be depressed if I’d lied my country in to a war too. He can shove his book up his arse.

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    SHAME HE SURVIVED …… HE IS A WAR CRIMINAL ……… SHOULD BE IN A PRISON IN THE HAGUE ………. HE HAS THE DEATH OF MILLIONS ON HIS HANDS ……..

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    With the all the blood on his hands, no wonder he's depressed.

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    It was Alistair Campbell during Brexit that brought on my depression…..oh there he is, quick get my Cymbalta pills

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    (In the Quran Allah said )Whoever turns away from my remembrance indeed, he will have depressed life . This show us if we remember him we don't have depressed life.

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    The fact that he's 'surviving' depression is making me depressed.

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    Thanks for sharing your story , I’m sure your bravery in sharing with others will help others , in there own plight with poor mental health .
    Thanks so much for sharing

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    I know it sounds mean but I can’t understand how rich and successful people become depressed. They have so many life chances

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    delete all sky apps that will stop depression , I felt felt liberated after months of fear headlines and dubious graphs 📈

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    I wonder if the depression is severe guilt in advising Tony Blair to take us to war with the US in Iraq resulting in the deaths of hundreds of thousands and the continuing issues we have now with terrorism and ISIS

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    I would be depressed if I was him after wot him and Blair did to this country

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