Every era gets the drug it deserves. In America today, where competition is ceaseless from school to the workforce and everyone wants a performance edge, Adderall and other prescription stimulants are the defining drugs of this generation.
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When this is put together with what I learned from the reality inspired fiction from Dallas Buyers Club and the recent trend in consciousness hacking, I lose my ground. There is a lot to digest, and I don't even know how to address the big pharma in their power and ethics. Some things need new vocabulary and thinking.
It was such a pleasure to see Wendy Brown, the UC Berkeley professor who wrote one of the greatest books on Neoliberalism, "Undoing the Demos", discuss the implications of Gary Becker's theories on Human Capital (1964). Americans have always been guinea pigs for the most abominable degenerations of capitalism. Addiction to Adderall is the latest trend.
As someone who suffers from ADHD, and didn't go to some crook doctor to get prescription pills just because I want to get ahead, make more money and all the stupid reasons these people have justified their unethical behaviour which is absolutely appalling, I feel that this generation doesn't understand the struggle and the hardships of people who truly have it. Stop justifying your behaviour with ridiculous sayings.