Archive for the 'General News' Category

Robin’s Pain: The Mystery of Suicide — and How to Prevent It

Friday, August 15th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Mork Talking About Loneliness Seems Incredibly Poignant After Robin Williams’ Death on this website.

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Click Here to Read: ‘Coming Out’ About Depression on this website.

‘Coming Out’ About Depression

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: ‘Coming Out’ About Depression by Susan Donaldson James on the NBC news website on August 14, 2014.

Hit the Reset Button in Your Brain

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Hit the Reset Button in Your Brain By Daniel J. Levittin in The New York Times on August9, 2014.

Is Freud Still Dead?

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Is Freud Still Dead? by Jeremy D. Safran, Ph.D. on his Straight Talk blog on the Psychology Today Blogs on November 13, 2013.

Defeat Depression

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Defeat Depression by Dr. Julie Jaffee Nagel on her website.

Mork Talking About Loneliness Seems Incredibly Poignant After Robin Williams’ Death

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

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Click Here to Read and  Listen To: Mork Talking About Loneliness Seems Incredibly Poignant After Robin Williams’ Death: The dialogue from this scene from the first season of Mork & Mindy has been shared widely following the beloved comedian’s death on  by Francis Whittaker  on the Buzzfeed Website on  August 12, 2014.

Click Here to Read: Robin Williams and the dark side of comedy on this website.

To Eat, or Not to Eat

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

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Click here to View: To Eat, or Not to Eat BY David Frank om The New York Times on August 11, 2014.

Sophie Scholl and the White Rose

Monday, August 11th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Sophie Scholl and the White Rose by Margie Burns on the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation website.

Portland’s Jews Celebrate Century of Sephardic Heritage From Izmir to the Pacific Northwest

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Portland’s Jews Celebrate Century of Sephardic Heritage From Izmir to the Pacific Northwest By Martin Rosenberg on the Forward Mobile website on August 7, 2014,

Effort To Preserve Yiddish Works Not ‘Bupkes’

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: Effort To Preserve Yiddish Works Not ‘Bupkes’ by Jon Kalish on the NPR Radio website on August 09, 2014.

Visitors look at an exhibit at the National Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, Mass.

The Body Politic: Hitler, Paranoia, and “the Jew” in Modern Germany

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  The Body Politic: Hitler, Paranoia, and “the Jew” in Modern Germany by Geoffrey Cocks on the Library of Social Science website.

The Milstein Family Jewish Communal Archive Project

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

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Click Here to Read: The Milstein Family Jewish Communal Archive  Project on the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research website.

Troeltsch in Context

Friday, August 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Troeltsch in Context by Constance L. Benson.

This Article originally appeared as Bemson, Constance L. (2002). Troeltsch in Context.  British Journal  of the History of Philosophy 10(4): 653-664 and appears here with all requisite rights and permissions.

Note from Brian D’Agustino: Anti-Semitism in American academia has a long history.  Constance L. Benson is a religion scholar who exposed anti-Semitic skeletons in the closet of (more…)

Combat Stress Among Veterans Is Found to Persist Since Vietnam

Friday, August 8th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Combat Stress Among Veterans Is Found to Persist Since Vietnam by Benedict Carey in The New York Times on August 7, 2014.

A veteran visited the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in November. A study funded by the Department of Veterans Affairs tracked post-traumatic stress disorder among veterans of the era. Credit Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Psychology Students Missing Out On Critical Human Rights Lessons, Report Suggests

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Psychology Students Missing Out On Critical Human Rights Lessons, Report Suggests By Sara Bondioli in The Huffington Post on August 06, 2014.

In this photo reviewed by the U.S. military, the sun rises above Camp Delta at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, in 2013. | Charles Dharapak/ASSOCIATED PRESS

 

 

 

Searching for My Parents’ Past in Vienna

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Searching for My Parents’ Past in Vienna By Edie Jarolim on The Forward Website on August 7, 2014.

Courtesy Jewish Museum Vienna

Open Letter to President Johnson on Vietnam

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:   Open Letter to President Johnson on Vietnam in the New York Times, Signed by psychoanalysts, on May 29, 1965.

Click Here to Read:  Fifty years since the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution By Patrick Martin on the World Socialist Web Site on August 7, 2014.

Breakthrough using unique therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Breakthrough using unique therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders on the Medical Xpress website on July 18, 2014.
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Look at How We Process Painful Experiences

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Look at How We Process Painful Experiences by Douglas Quenqua in The New York Times in The New York Times on August 4, 2014/

Literature and Psychoanalysis: Reciprocal Insights

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

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Click Here to Read:  Literature and Psychoanalysis: Reciprocal Insights: Transcript of Panel at The Philoctetes Centeron April 26, 2008.