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The end of chattel slavery in American history

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  The end of chattel slavery in American history By Tom Mackaman on the World Socialist Web Site on December 8, 2015.

Abraham Lincoln in November, 1863

How To Choose A Therapist Who Will Understand You

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: How To Choose A Therapist Who Will Understand You: What are the most important factors? By Philip J. Rosenbaum, Ph.D.on the Psychology Today Website on December 06, 2015.

Born to Be Conned

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Born to Be Conned By Maria Konnikova in The New York Times on December 5, 2015.

The Phaedra Syndrome: Desire, denial, and the making of compelling TV

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Phaedra Syndrome: Desire, denial, and the making of compelling TV By André Aciman on The American Scholar website on December 7, 2015.

Click Here to View: In Treatment: Season 3 Trailer (HBO) posted by Alex Em on the Vimeo website.

Click Here To View: to the Monday shows of the first season of both Israeli series Be’tipul as well as the HBO Intreatment series. (more…)

How ISIS Makes Radicals

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  How ISIS Makes Radicals by David Brooks in The New York Times on December 8, 2015.

ISIS Atrocities: Inducing Conviction

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  ISIS Atrocities: Inducing Conviction by Volney Gay on the Huffington Post website on December 7, 2015.

The Arithmetic of Compassion

Monday, December 7th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Arithmetic of Compassion by Scott Slovic and Paul Slovic in The New York Times on Secember 4, 2015.

Campus Protests, Narcissism, and the Dearth of Civility

Monday, December 7th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Campus Protests, Narcissism, and the Dearth of Civility By Ronald W. Pies, MD in the Psychiatric Times on December 03, 2015.

Philippe-Joseph Salazar: the philosopher whose essay on Isis has shocked and enlightened

Monday, December 7th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Philippe-Joseph Salazar: the philosopher whose essay on Isis has shocked and enlightened
by Agnès Poirier on the Guardian Website on Novmeber 29, 2015.

Emotional response: a woman lights a candle for the victims of the terrorist attacks at the Place de la RépubRépublique. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA

New Trauma Therapy May Help Yazidi Survivors Of ISIS Massacre

Monday, December 7th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: New Trauma Therapy May Help Yazidi Survivors Of ISIS Massacre: “There are millions of traumatized people in our country, and the need is bigger than what we can do.” by Charlotte Alfred, The Huffington Post on December 03. 2015.

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Attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941

Monday, December 7th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Attack on Pearl Harbor on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Pearl Harbor Day ceremonies to mark attack By Katia Hetter, Marnie Hunter and Brad Lendon on the CNN News website on December 7, 2015.

Click Here to Read: Pearl Harbor on the History.com website.

Click Here to Read: December 7 in History on this website.

Why is India’s Chennai flooded?

Friday, December 4th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Why is India’s Chennai flooded? By Nityanand Jayaraman on the BBC website December 4, 2015.

Anna Freud’a Birthday: December 2nd, 1895

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  This Day in Jewish History 1895: Sigmund Freud Has a Daughter Who Would Be Very, Very Devoted.  Anna Freud would be the only one of his six children to follow in her father’s footsteps by David B. Green on the Ha’aretz website on December 03, 2015.

Sigmund Freud and daughter Anna sitting at a table.Corbis

‘I met someone whose family gave me life’

Sunday, November 29th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Next EXCLUSIVE: ‘I met someone whose family gave me life’ – 72 years on, Holocaust survivor thanks the son of the Dutch hero who bought her freedom when she was just a baby by bribing an SS guard in the Daily Mail on November 29, 2015.

Peter de Hoo’s father saved Paulette Cooper’s life with a well-timed bribe in July 1943. On Saturday, the pair met for the first time (pictured above)

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The Failure of Intelligent Explanations

Friday, November 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: The Failure of Intelligent Explanations: France grapples with the aftermath of attacks that are no longer ‘just against Jews’ By Marc Weitzmann on the Tablet Website on November 25, 2015.

Communities of Character

Friday, November 27th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Communities of Character by David Brooks in The New York Times on November 27, 2015.

Surprising Differences between Lonely Women and Lonely Men

Thursday, November 26th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: Surprising Differences between Lonely Women and Lonely Men By Kira Asatryan on the Psych Cenntral website.

Click Here to Purchase:  Encounters with Loneliness:  Only the Lonely edited by Arlene Kramer Richards, Lucile Spira, and Arthur A. Lynch.

More Jews are leaving Europe and it’s worse than you might think

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

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Click Here to Read: More Jews are leaving Europe and it’s worse than you might think By Matt Hadro on the Catholic News Website on March 25, 2015 .

Shield of David. Credit: Michal Kasprzak via Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

America has never actually welcomed the world’s huddled masses

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

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Click Here to Read:  America has never actually welcomed the world’s huddled masses By María Cristina García November 20, 2015.

Migrants and refugees walk on a highway in Istanbul. (Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty Images)

French Psychoanalysis in The Psychoanalytic Review

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

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French Psychoanalysis in The Psychoanalytic Review
FRENCH PSYCHOANALYSIS

Don’t miss this month’s exciting special issue on French Psychoanalysis,
appearing in The Psychoanalytic Review, guest edited by Edward Emery.

Contributors include Michael Eigen, Annie Rogers, Gail Reed, Christine Anzieu-Premmereur, Jonathan House & Julie Slotnick, Nicholas Ray, and Jean-Marc Dupeu. Featuring “Locations
and Dislocations: Psychoanalysis in France” by Edward Emery, and an interview with Jean Laplanche.

The Psychoanalytic Review, edited by Alan J. Barnett, at Guildford Press