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Click Here To Read: Hackers vs. suits: Why nerds become leakers By Timothy B. Lee in The Washington Post on June 11, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Oops! Another Flawed Report on Long-Term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: More double standards and exaggerated critiques against psychodynamic therapy by Jared DeFife, Ph.D. on his Shrink Tank blog on the Psychology Today blogs on January 15, 2012.
Click Here to Read: In the Soul’s Dark Night, a Digital Solace By Alexander Nazaryan in The New York Times on June 10, 2013.
Language is a guide to *social reality.* Though language is not ordinarily thought of as of essential interest to the students of social science, it powerfully conditions all our thinking about social problems and processes. Human beings do not live in the objective world alone, nor alone in the world of social activity as ordinarily understood, but are very much at the mercy of the particular language which has become the medium of expression for their society. It is quite an illusion to imagine that one adjusts to reality essentially without the use of language and that language is merely an incidental means of solving specific problems of communication or reflection. The fact of the matter is that the *real world* is to a large extent unconsciously built up on the language (more…)
Click Here to Read: Outpost on Pampas Where Jews Once Found Refuge Wilts as They Leave By Simon Romero in The New York Times on June 9, 2013.
Abel Gerson is the only one of his siblings to remain in Moisés Ville, founded by Jews fleeing the pogroms of the Czarist Russian empire.
Click Here to Read: Nostalgia & Psychoanalysis by Griffin Hansbury on the Griffin Hansbury website on June 6, 2013.
Click Here to Read: The Difference Between Psychology and Psychoanalysis by Adriana Tanese Nogueira on Dialectical Psychology website on June 7, 2013,
Click Here to Read: The Myth of ‘Just Do It’ By Barbara Gail Montero in The New York Times on June 9, 2013.
Click Here to Read: How Not to Be Alone By Jonathan Safran Foer in The New York Times on June 8, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Only Children: Lonely and Selfish? By Lauren Sandler in The New York Times on June 8, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Exhibit A for a Major Shift: Justices’ Gay Clerks By Adam Liptak in The New York Times on June 8, 2013.
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Pamela S. Karlan, who is in a relationship with a woman, is said to have written the dissent in a ruling upholding a sodomy ban.
The prelude to WWII, started by Hitler, took place in Munich, the cradle of Nazism and where Hitler composed his anti-Semitically vitriolic book Mein Kampf, outlining his criminal ideology and future intentions. The British conservative primie minister Neville Chamberlain signed with Hitler the Munich Agreement whereby the Sudetenland region of Czechoslovakia was ceded to Germany, followed by the German invasion of the rest of the country a year later, completing the betrayal.
It was here that one of the most notorious and sadistic Nazis, Reinhard Heydrich, chose to reside. In due course he was killed by Czechoslovak resistance fighters which led to the German reprisal of exterminating and razing the village of Lidice.
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Click Here to Read: In Istanbul’s Heart, Leader’s Obsession, Perhaps Achilles’ Heel By Michael Kimmelman in The New York Times on June 7, 2013.
issue) of Psychoanalytic Review that he co-authored with Horst Kachele. Schachter recently published and presented two papers on training analyses: an empirical study of analysands who had both training analyses and “regular” analyses and compared their experiences. But, this evening was on what happens after what (more…)
Click Here to Read: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish By Dara Horn in The New York Times on June 4, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Knaidel v. Kneydl: Debating the Winning Spelling Bee Word By Katy Steinmetz in Time Magazine on June 05, 2013.
Click Here to Read: Scripps 86th Annual Spelling Bee: Kneydlekh on this website.
Click Here to Read: Defender of the Faith? By Mark Edmundson in The New York Times on September 9, 2007.
Click Here to Read: Papers by Arnold Richards on Freud’s Jewish Identity and Freud’s Need Not To Believe on this Website.
Click Here to Read: Religion in Human Evolution, part 7: Moses and monotheism. Moses should be seen not as a historical figure, but a charter for a new regime in which people live under God, not king? by Andrew Brown on the Guardian UK website on August 26, 2012.
Click Here to Read: How We Lost The Syrian Revolution By Edward Dark on the Al-Monitor website on May 28, 2013.
Click Here to Read: The Suicide Epidemic By Tony Dokoupil on the Daily Beast Website on May 22, 2013.
What makes some people, such as Vincent van Gogh, desire death in the first place?