How do leaders influence public sentiment on suicide? Commenting on President Trump’s recent remarks about suicide rates amid COVID-19, TC’s Sonali Rajan and Louis Klarevas explore the role of influence in “copycat” suicides in a new op-ed for New York Daily News.

https://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2020/march/challenging-trump-on-social-distancing-and-suicide/ In the Daily News, TC faculty and their Columbia colleagues to refute the president’s “mistaken message”