Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Fact of the Day: Sluggish Schizophrenia

Sluggish Schizophernia was a made-up mental disorder in the Soviet Union originating during the 1960's. It was used as an excuse to punish political dissidents who opposed the one-party rule of the communist government. 

5 comments:

Pat Hatt said...

If all else fails, make it up.

Martha said...

Horrible

JACKIESUE said...

dang

stephen Hayes said...

The Russians are good at making things up---and denying things.

Fundy Blue said...

I hadn't heard of this ~ But certain governments will do anything to advance their power and control. Sickening.