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Checan Laromani

Writer with a keen interest in equality, social justice and mental health.

Checan is a Politics graduate and writer who has a keen interest in equality, social justice and mental health. He is involved in writing for, and supporting the platform, U-ZINE, that seeks to challenge ideas about manhood and promote a more inclusive and nuanced approach to masculinity than traditional men’s magazines.

Additionally, Checan has written for Disclaimer Magazine covering British politics and is a contributor to Now Then Magazine's Sound and Culture sections.

He has also been a panelist for Don't Watch That's 'To Vote Or Not To Vote' as well as being a contributor to the Talking Men's Club show on NTS radio.

http://uzine.uk/author/checan-laromani/

Is The Government Taking Mental Health Seriously Enough?

Theresa May said in her first speech as PM in July 2016 that shortcomings in mental health provision were one of the ''burning injustices'' of our society. She was absolutely correct. For too long a lack of mental health nurses, inadequacy of services, lack of funding as well as geographic, economic, and racial inequalities have meant that lives were being blighted .
01/08/2017 11:58 BST