This Suicide Awareness Month: Go Ahead; Politicize Suicide Prevention

Gabriel Nathan
3 min readSep 23, 2023
Go ahead; politicize your fucking ass off. We do it every day. (Author selfie of author and author’s car.)

“Don’t politicize suicide prevention,” they say, while forcing LGBTQIA+ kids into the shadows and into the closet.

“Don’t politicize suicide prevention,” they say, while waving thin-blue-line flags one day, and busting cops’ heads at the U. S. Capitol the next.

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Gabriel Nathan

Gabe is Editor in Chief of OC87 Recovery Diaries, a mental health publication. He is a suicide awareness advocate and is attracted to toxic car relationships.