Archive for the 'General News' Category

Demoralized Trump aides grapple with ‘shithole’-gate

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Demoralized Trump aides grapple with ‘shithole’-gate: The president was expected to pivot away from questions about his mental state to the economy, but his comments at an immigration meeting created a new headache By Annie Karnie and Ben WHite on the Politico website on January 12, 2018.

Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America.  Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Maybe Trump Is Not Mentally Ill. Maybe He’s Just a Jerk

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Maybe Trump Is Not Mentally Ill. Maybe He’s Just a Jerk by Jeffrey A. Lieberman in The New York Times on Janaury 12, 2018.

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Is Mr. Trump Nuts?

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Is Mr. Trump Nuts? By The Editorial Board in The New York Times on January 10, 2018.

Click Here to Read: ‘Is Mr. Trump Nuts?’ Analyze This Letters to the Editors in The New York Times on January. 11, 2018.

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An old paper on presidential mental health gets new attention

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  An old paper on presidential mental health gets new attention by Sarah Avery And Eric Ferreri, Duke University, on the Medical Xpress website on January 11, 2018.

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Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment is his new rock bottom

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment is his new rock bottom by Chris Cillizza on the CNN website on January 12, 2018,

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Entering Trump’s Mind

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Click Here to Read:   Caution: Entering Trump’s Mind By Gail Collins in The New York Times on January 10, 2018.

Click Here to Read: Leonard Glass and Bandy Lee: We aren’t diagnosing Trump. We’re sounding an alarm By Leonard L. Glass and Bandy X. Lee in the Boston Globe on January 10, 2018.

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No, Trump doesn’t need a mental fitness evaluation

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Click Here to Read and View:   No, Trump doesn’t need a mental fitness evaluation By Richard A. Friedman in the Washington Post on January 10, 2018.

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The Other Other L. Strauss

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  The Other Other L. Strauss: Meet Lewis (not Levi, and not Leo) Strauss, the now-forgotten American Jew who helped German Jews escape the Nazis, played a key role in developing nuclear weapons, and more Aallan Arkush on the Mosaic website on January 10, 2018.

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Trump Could Destroy the Entire Human Species, Says Yale Psychiatrist Who Warned Congress Members

Monday, January 8th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Trump Could Destroy the Entire Human Species, Says Yale Psychiatrist Who Warned Congress Members By Kate Sheridan in Newsweek on January 6, 2018.

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Chiune Sugihara Saved Thousands of Jews during World War II, Without Defying His Government

Monday, January 8th, 2018

Click Here to Read:  Chiune Sugihara Saved Thousands of Jews during World War II, Without Defying His Government on the Mosaic website on anuary 8, 2018.

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Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Be President

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Donald Trump Didn’t Want to Be President: One year ago: the plan to lose, and the administration’s shocked first days By Michael Woff in New York Magazine on January 3, 2018.

President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania greet service members at the Salute to Our Armed Services Ball at the National Building Museum, Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2017. Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

Washington’s growing obsession: The 25th Amendment

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Click Here to Read: Washington’s growing obsession: The 25th Amendment: Lawmakers concerned about Trump’s mental health invited a Yale psychiatry professor to brief them in December By Annie Karni on the Politico.com website on January 3, 2018.

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110 Ways to Spot a Good Therapist: Despite their differences, all good therapies share certain qualities

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Click Here to Read:  10 Ways to Spot a Good Therapist: Despite their differences, all good therapies share certain qualities by Noam Shpancer, Ph.D. on his Insight Therapy blog on the Psychology Today blog on March 4, 2016,

‘Bomb cyclone’ to blast East Coast before polar vortex uncorks tremendous cold late this week

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Click Here to Read: ‘Bomb cyclone’ to blast East Coast before polar vortex uncorks tremendous cold late this week By Jason Samenow in the Washington Post on January 3, 2017.

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A Cleveland Son’s Debt to Anny Katan and Sigmund Freud

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Click Here to Read: A Cleveland Son’s Debt to Anny Katan and Sigmund Freud by Austin Ratner on the Forward website on February 16, 2015.

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Incoherent, authoritarian, uninformed: Trump’s New York Times interview is a scary read

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Incoherent, authoritarian, uninformed: Trump’s New York Times interview is a scary read: The president of the United States is not well By Ezra Klein on the Vox website on December 29, 2017.

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Excessive video gaming to be recognized as mental health disorder

Friday, December 29th, 2017

Click Here to Read and View:  Excessive video gaming to be recognized as mental health disorder on the CBS News Website December 27, 2017.

Loneliness can damage health, triggering inflammation and neurological changes

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Click Here to Read:   Loneliness can damage health, triggering inflammation and neurological changes By Erin Blakemore in the Washington Post on December 18, 2017.

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

How former Nazi official Reinhard Gehlen erected a state within a state in post-war Germany

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  How former Nazi official Reinhard Gehlen erected a state within a state in post-war Germany By Wolfgang Weber on the World Socialist Web Site on December 27, 2017.

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Tinder, dating and sex in Saudi Arabia — where love is a ‘sin’

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Tinder, dating and sex in Saudi Arabia — where love is a ‘sin’ by F. Brinley Bruton on NBC News.com website on December 22, 2017.

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