Seau's Suicide:<br />
Another Tragic Reminder

Seau's Suicide:
Another Tragic Reminder

[OPINION] As the NFL hero's death stuns the nation, Mychal Smith says we must be finally inspired to focus on mental health

Mychal Denzel Smith

by Mychal Denzel Smith, May 03, 2012

Seau's Suicide:<br />
Another Tragic Reminder

Junior Seau 1969-2012

NFL great, and all the other folks who have taken their lives whose names I’ll never know. And I’ll fight to make sure we never forget them. Mental illness doesn’t make one weak, but there’s also no strength in silence. It’s time we made a whole lot more noise.

Mychal Denzel Smith is a writer, social commentator and mental health advocate. Visit his official website or follow him on Twitter

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