Archive for June, 2016

Photography Friday: Bennett Roth

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Normandy Relic by Bennett Roth

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Philosophy Thursday: Ernst Mach

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Ernst Mach on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Ernst Mach on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: Ernst Mach – Physics On the On Truth & Reality: The Wave Structure of Matter (WSM) in Space website.

Click Here to Read: Ernst Waldfried Josef Wenzel Mach on the Whonamedit website. (more…)

Eleanor Roosevelt and Fiorello La Guardia battling over how to protect Americans

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Eleanor Roosevelt and Fiorello La Guardia battling over how to protect Americans By Dina Temple-Raston in the Washington Post on June 30, 2016.

Defenseless Under the Night: The Roosevelt Years and the Origins of Homeland Security” by Matthew Dallek (Oxford Univ. )

Neuroscientists probe link between music pleasure responses, dopamine and cravings

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Neuroscientists probe link between music pleasure responses, dopamine and cravings by Jane Gardner on the Medical Xpress website on June 29, 2016.

Is there a connection between dance music and cravings? Credit: University of Melbourne

The right-wing, racialist attacks on the film Free State of Jones

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The right-wing, racialist attacks on the film Free State of Jones By David Walsh on the World Socialist Web Site on June 30, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Free State of Jones: Three cheers! By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Website on June 28, 2016.

Writer’s Wednesday: Herman Melville

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Herman Melville on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Biography: Herman Melville from the American Experience on the PBS.org

Click Here to Read: Bartleby, the Scrivener: A[n interactive, annotated] story of Wall Street By Herman Melville and Andrew Kahn on the Slate.com website on October 22 2015, (more…)

“Thou Shalt Not” The Couch as Confessional by Deborah J. Green, Ph.D.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: “Thou Shalt Not” The Couch as Confessional by Deborah J. Green, Ph.D.

Deborah J. Green, Ph.D. is a psychoanalyst in private practice in NYC. She is an active member and supervisor at IPTAR and serves on the board of directors at NYSPP.

Summary of “Thou Shalt Not”  The Couch as Confessional by Deborah J. Green, Ph.D.:
This paper presents the analysis of an Irish-Catholic woman in her 40s who was scorned by her family, the church and community following a teenage pregnancy and giving (more…)

Free State of Jones: Three cheers!

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Free State of Jones: Three cheers! By Joanne Laurier on the World Socialist Website on June 28, 2016.

Free State of Jones

A Stark Nuclear Warning

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: A Stark Nuclear Warning, Review of My Journey at the Nuclear Brink by William J. Perry, with a foreword by George P. Shultz, Review by Jerry Brown in The New York Review of Books in the July 14, 2016 Issue.

NYC’s Waldorf Astoria Said to Close in 2017 for Condo Rebuild

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: NYC’s Waldorf Astoria Said to Close in 2017 for Condo Rebuild by Bloomberg New on the NewsMax Finance website on June 27, 2016.

(Photo: Stephen Chernin, AP)

No Universal Coverage for Gender Reassignment Surgery: CMS

Monday, June 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: No Universal Coverage for Gender Reassignment Surgery: CMS by Megan Brooks on the MedScape website on June 20, 2016.

Good Enough Parents Are the Best Parents

Monday, June 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Good Enough Parents Are the Best Parents: There’s an obsession in our culture with perfection by Don Greif on the Contemporary Psychoanalysis blog on  Psychology Today blogs on June 26, 2016.

Source: Google Images/Used With Permission

How Should We Respond to ‘Evil’?

Monday, June 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: How Should We Respond to ‘Evil’? by Steven Paulikas in The New York Times on June 27, 2016.

An Armenian Orthodox church that the Islamic State occupied and converted into a jail and place to teach terrorist activities.
TYLER HICKS / THE NEW YORK TIMES

Brexit voters’ remorse as result sinks in

Monday, June 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Brexit voters’ remorse as result sinks in by AFP on the France 24 website on June 26, 2016.

© AFP / by Marie Giffard | A pedestrian shelters from the rain beneath a Union flag umbrella as they walk towards Big Ben at the Houses of Parliament in central London on June 25, 2016

Movies Monday: M

Monday, June 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  M on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Review of the Movie M Reviewed by Robert Ebert on the Roger Ebert.com website.

Click Here to Read: Fritz Lang’s M: the blueprint for the serial killer movie: Long before Psycho, The Silence of the Lambs or Se7en, one far-ahead-of-its-time German film struck fear into viewers’ hearts with its tale of a child-killer at loose in the city. Even today, Fritz Lang’s M still looks astonishingly modern by Geoff Andrew on the Film Forever on September 3, 2015. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Malcolm Owen Slavin

Sunday, June 26th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Rhode Island Association for Psychoanalytic Psychologies: Presents Malcolm Owen Slavin, Ph.D. Listening to Shahrazad: Can Stories Heal? And If So, How?

Click Here to Read: Malcolm Owen Slavin, PhD “We Need Art So We Do Not Die of the Truth”…Nietzsche, Psychoanalysis, Evolutionary Biology and the Existential Origins of Art and Music on The Atlantic Psychoanalysis.com. (more…)

Scientists learn more about how star-shaped brain cells help us learn

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Scientists learn more about how star-shaped brain cells help us learn
by Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University on the Eureka News on June 23, 2016.

Dr. Lei Li and Dr. Xiang-Dong Sun, Fellows and co-authors and Dr. Lin Mei, chairman of the Department of Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University and Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Neuroscience

Brexit: Britain’s welcome revival of nationhood

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Brexit: Britain’s welcome revival of nationhood by George F. Will in the Washington Post on June 24, 2016.

In a stunning victory for the “Leave” campaign, Britain has voted to exit the European Union. Here’s what happens next. (Jason Aldag,Adam Taylor/The Washington Post)

Peter Crawley on . . . indifference to facts

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Peter Crawley on . . . indifference to facts: How information cascades from memes into memories, crushing fact checkers on the Irish Times website on June 25th, 2016.

“This [the Irish] is one race of people for whom psychoanalysis is of no use whatsoever” – Freud never said it. Never wrote it. Almost certainly didn’t even think it

Evidence hints at existence of fourth neutrino

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Evidence hints at existence of fourth neutrino by staff reporters on the World Socialist Web Site on June 24, 2016.

Inside one of the Daya Bay detectors. The sensors pick up the faint light emitted by antineutrinos when they interact with fluids inside the detector. Credit: DOE, Berkeley Lab – Roy Kaltschmidt, photographer.