Archive for the 'General News' Category

Too much TV can damage a child’s learning warns expert

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Too much TV can damage a child’s learning warns expert on the Northwest News website on July 23, 2016.

Jan Karski: A Holocaust Hero on a Mission

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Jan Karski: A Holocaust Hero on a Mission by Erica Terry on the Space News website on April 22, 2016.

See how this forgotten Holocaust history is being given new life

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

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Click  Here to Read: See how this forgotten Holocaust history is being given new life By Billy Hallowell in the Deseret News National Edition on July 21 2016.

Small Vigil in Poland Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Jewish Massacre

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Small Vigil in Poland Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Jewish Massacre. The event was meant to commemorate the day that a few dozen perpetrators burned alive at least 340 Jews by Cnaan Liphshiz on the Haaretz website on  July 11, 2016.

Michael Schudrich, Poland’s chief rabbi, reciting a prayer for the victims of the Jedwabne massacre at the town’s Jewish cemetery, July 10, 2016. Cnaan Liphshiz/JTA

 

 

The Narcissist Next Door

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: The Narcissist Next Door by Jane E. Brody in The New York times on July 18, 2016.

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Almost everyone in Buenos Aires is in therapy

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Almost everyone in Buenos Aires is in therapy by Olivia Goldhill on the Quartz Website on July 17, 2016,

The city of psychoanalysis. (Reuters/ Marcos Brindicci)

What Great Listeners Actually Do

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: What Great Listeners Actually Do by Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman on the Harvard Business Review website on July 14, 2016.

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Director Behind Explosive Documentary on AMIA Bombing Says 22 Years Later ‘Basic Facts Are Still Unknown’

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Director Behind Explosive Documentary on AMIA Bombing Says 22 Years Later ‘Basic Facts Are Still Unknown’ (INTERVIEW) by on the Algemeiner website on July 18, 2016.

The aftermath of the 1994 car-bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires. Photo: Wikipedia.

Professors, Stop Opining About Trump

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Professors, Stop Opining About Trump by Stanley Fish in The New York Times on July 15, 2016.

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The Couch in Rainbow Colors: ‘L.G.B.T.-Affirming’ Therapy

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  The Couch in Rainbow Colors: ‘L.G.B.T.-Affirming’ Therapy By Casey Schwartz in The New York Times on July 13, 2016.

A collage on gay identity in the office of Joy Turek, the psychology chairwoman at Antioch, made by students in a class Dr. Turek teaches. Credit Kendrick Brinson for The New York Times

Was Freud right about dreams after all? Here’s the research that helps explain it

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Was Freud right about dreams after all? Here’s the research that helps explain it by Josie Malinowski on The Conversation website on July 14, 2016.

Dreams may be our innermost, suppressed wishes. charnsitr/shutterstock

With Coercive Control, the Abuse Is Psychological

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: With Coercive Control, the Abuse Is Psychological By Abby Ellin in The New York Times on July 11, 2016.

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Internet Porn Nearly Ruined His Life. Now He Wants to Help

Saturday, July 9th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Internet Porn Nearly Ruined His Life. Now He Wants to Help By Sridhar Pappu in The New York Times on July 6, 2016.

Alexander Rhodes, the founder of a pornography recovery website, said giving up porn has allowed him to have meaningful relationships.
Credit: Kristian Thacker for The New York Times.

House passes mental health bill

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  House passes mental health bill By Peter Sullivan on The Hilll website on July 6, 2016.

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Jews Aren’t Behind the Black Death, Pope Clarifies

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

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Click  Here to Read:  This Day in Jewish History 1348: Jews Aren’t Behind the Black Death, Pope Clarifies: The Jews were also dying of plague, Pope Clement VI pointed out in two bulls, with unusual rationality for the time but to very little avail byDavid B. Green on the Haaretz website on July 06, 2016.

Pope Clement VI beseeched Christians not to blame Jews for the Black Death, but it didn’t help, as shown by this 1349 drawing of Jews being burned for ostensibly causing the plague.Wikimedia Commons

Many Physicians Predict Mass Exodus From Medicare Over MACRA

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Many Physicians Predict Mass Exodus From Medicare Over MACRA by Robert Lowes on the MedScape website on June 30, 2016.

Freud’s Letter to Alexander, sending cigars

Friday, July 1st, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  OBJECT OF THE MONTH: JULY: Freud’s Letter to Alexander, sending cigars on the Freud Museum Website.

Picture by Oliver Ottenschlaeger

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.

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.
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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