The daily news can make many of us unhappy. Famine, wars, innocent children separated from their parents, the list goes on and on and on. Thus, it is no wonder that many of the most popular books today are on finding happiness. Yet for many, it remains elusive.
Suicide is a preventable death and we have to let those struggling with depression or mental illness know that they aren’t alone, and we’re there to talk to them if they need it, no matter how difficult that conversation may be to have.
CNN has been under big-time pressure to do something about its ratings, and the news of this hire is that it is moves CNN off the news model it has been following for decades. It also cedes journalistic control as the the show being produced outside CNN.