John Oliver on Mental Health & Gun Control

John Oliver on Mental Health & Gun Control

In the wake of another college shooting in the US, various politicians and media outlets predictably pointed the finger at mental illness in an effort to steer the conversation away from gun-control. John Oliver, on his show Last Week Tonight, addresses the state of mental health care in the US, challenging these individuals to make meaningful change in care instead of using mental health problems as a scapegoat.