REBLOG Time does not always heal: state violence and psychic damage | openDemocracy

“My partner Alfie Meadows was nearly killed when a police officer hit his head with a truncheon at a demo. After Alfie was charged with ‘violent disorder’, I was so viscerally angry I stopped being able to feel temperature.”

Read the whole article here: http://www.opendemocracy.net/transformation/nina-power/time-does-not-always-heal-state-violence-and-psychic-damage

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