It’s April 14th – 105th day of the year. On this day in 1816 Bussa (the first national hero of Barbados) lead a rebellion of his fellow slave and was killed, 41 years after Benjamins Franklin and Rush organised the first American society for the abolition of slavery.
It’s also 959 days until the interim Premier and his party face returning to opposition. That’s two years, seven months, two weeks and a day from now.
If you want to help ensure there’s a mental health EBA by then, consider writing to The Age, the Herald-Sun, your local papers, your local MP, the Health Minister and the Premier about the vital role qualified mental health nurses play in caring for Victorians when they’re in deepest need and at their most vulnerable. The time to act is now.