Click Here to Read: Many Physicians Predict Mass Exodus From Medicare Over MACRA by Robert Lowes on the MedScape website on June 30, 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.
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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.
Click Here to Read: How Should We Respond to ‘Evil’? by Steven Paulikas in The New York Times on June 27, 2016.
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
Click Here to Read: Donald Trump and The “Amazing” Alex Jones By William Finnegan in The New Yorker on June 23, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: On Netflix’ Love: A Dance Of Insecurities. Obstacles to Making Love Work, Reviewed by Sandra Cohen.
Click Here to Read: Panel examines gender and psychoanalysis by Liz Baudler on the Windy City News website on June 19, 2016.
Click Here to Read and Listen To: Hear Melissa Etheridge’s Chilling ‘Pulse’ Dedicated to Orlando Victims “How can I hate them, when everybody’s got a pulse?” singer-songwriter asks in new song By Jerry Portwood IN Rolling Stone on June 15, 2016.
Melissa Etheridge has penned a song titled “Pulse” dedicated to the Orlando shooting victims. Brian Rasic/Rex/Shutterstock/Zuma
Click Here to Read: Viele muslimische Migranten sind antisemitisch: Deutschland muss seine Werte verteidigen. Zur Integration der Migranten gehört die Bekämpfung des Antisemitismus. Vor der neuen Quelle des Judenhasses darf keiner die Augen verschließen. Ein Gastbeitrag by Rabbiner Abraham Cooper on the Der Taggesspeigel website on June 6, 2016. This Article is in German.
Hart am Rand: Al-Quds-Demonstranten in Berlin.FOTO: AFP
Click Here to Read: Therapy wars: the revenge of Freud: Cheap and effective, CBT became the dominant form of therapy, consigning Freud to psychology’s dingy basement. But new studies have cast doubt on its supremacy – and shown dramatic results for psychoanalysis. Is it time to get back on the couch? by Oliver Burkeman on The Guardian website on January 7, 2016.
Illustration: Peter Gamlen
Click Here to Read: How to Tiptoe Around a Depressed Mother By Emma Gilbey Keller in The New York Times on June 10, 2016.
Click Here to Read and View: 62 Years Ago Today, Sen. Joseph McCarthy Was Exposed for the Cowardly Scoundrel He Was: His ghost, however, is still with us on the Bill Moyers website on June 9, 2016.
Click Here to Read: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, by Marek Edelman “The Ghetto Fights,” by Marek Edelman published in a pamphlet called The Warsaw Ghetto: The 45th Anniversary of the Uprising Interpress Publishers, pp. 17-39 on the Literature of the Holocaust website.
Click Here to Read: Mental health: Patrick McGorry says suicide rates now ‘a king tide’ Former Australian of the year says awareness about mental illness is replacing meaningful political action on the issue by Melissa Davey on the Guardian Website on June 9, 2016.
Click Here to Read: Billy Crystal at Muhammad Ali funeral: I was his Jewish ‘little brother’ Comedian reveals how The Greatest helped him raise funds for a Hebrew U. peace theater group, quit a sports club that didn’t accept Jews by Times of Israel Staff in the Times of Israel on June 11, 2016.
Comedian Billy Crystal imitates Muhammad Ali during his memorial service, Friday, June 10, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Click Here to Read: Understanding Hitler’s Anti-Semitism: It wasn’t about German nationalism, the historian Timothy Snyder argues. It was about the whole world by Edward Delman in The Atlantic Monthly on September 9, 2015.
Click Here to Read: Are You in Despair? That’s Good By Lisa Feldman Barrett in The New York Times on June 3, 2016.
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Click Here to Read: The expulsion that backfired: When Iraq kicked out its Jews by Edwin Black in The Times of Israel on May 31, 2016.
An Iraqi Jewish family at the Atlit transit camp in northern Israel hours after arrival in Israel, summer 1951 (Teddy Brauner, GPO)