A rose commemorates the place on Cornell University's Suspension Pedestrian bridge where Junior Matthew Zika, 21, of Lafayette, Ind., is believed to have fallen from, Friday, March 12, 2010, into the Fall Creek Gorge seen below. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth)

Suicide Rates Skyrocket In Native Communities Despite Political Efforts to Curb Problem

(MintPress) — Suicide rates amongst Americans have been on the rise in recent years, and experts say this epidemic is closely tied to tough economic times. However, indigenous peoples from the United States to Australia are seeing an even worse problem with suicide than the general population, as rates are skyrocketing, according to studies on […]