Archive for the 'General News' Category

Behind the New German Right

Monday, April 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Behind the New German Right by Jan-Werner Müller in The Nenw York Review of Books on April 14, 2016.

Supporters of Pegida (Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West) with versions of the imperial war flag, the Wirmer flag, and the German flag, protesting the New Year’s Eve assaults against women in Cologne, Germany, January 9, 2016

April 16, 2007 Virginia tech

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

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Click Here for: The Virginia Tech Review Panel Final Report

Click Here for: Yale Kramer’s Article and Others’ Comments on this website.

Click Here to Read:  Martin E.P. Seligman on “Crazy or Evil: Classing the Virginia Tech killer among them is an insult to the insane” on this website.

Transgender Online Sites

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Trans-gressive Community on Facebook.

Click Here to Read: Discussing gender critical & gender identity on Facebook.

Click Here to Read: One psychologist who gets it: “Trans” kids and their parents deserve better on the 4th Wave Now website on July 30, 2015.

Click Here to Read:  First, Do No Harm: Youth Trans Critical Professionals Professionals Thinking Critically about the Youth Transgender Narrative on The Youth Trans Critical Professionals website.

Remembering Archivist and Warsaw Ghetto Survivor Rose Klepfisz

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:   Remembering Archivist and Warsaw Ghetto Survivor Rose Klepfisz by Jordan Kutzik in the Forward on April 15, 2016.

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On Training by Ahmed Fayek

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  On Training by Ahmed Fayek.

Click Here to Read: Updating The Eitingon Model: 5. The Inadequacies of Institutes of Psychoanalysis by Amhemd Fayek.

Click Here to Read: The IPA model of training and its buried mistake, Op-Ed by Ahmed Fayek.

Click Here to Read: The alternative to IPA training by Ahmed Fayek.

Click Here to Read:  Further comments on the Eitingon Model by Ahmed Fayek.

 

 

President Franklin D. Roosevelt dies at age 63, April 12, 1945

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: President Franklin D. Roosevelt dies at age 63, April 12, 1945 By Andrew Glass on the Politico website on April 12, 2016.

Click Here to Read:  Franklin D. Roosevelt: Death of the President on The Miller Center website.

Click Here to Read:  Franklin D. Roosevelt on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Roosevelt’s Last Days: Did cancer kill FDR? By Barron H. Lerner on The Slate website on November 24, 2009.

Grieving My Patient’s Friend

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Grieving My Patient’s Friend By Galit Atlas in The New York Times on April 12, 2016.

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Suicides Plague Attawapiskat First Nation in Canada

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Suicides Plague Attawapiskat First Nation in Canada By Ian Austen in The New York Times on April 11, 2016.

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When Parents Have a Favorite Child

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: When Parents Have a Favorite Child By Perri Klass, M.D. in The New York Times on April 4, 2016.

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Teaching Men to Be Emotionally Honest

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Teaching Men to Be Emotionally Honest By Andrew Reiner in The New York Times on April 4, 2016.

Double Agent Kim Philby Bragged of How Easy Spying Was in 1981 Lecture

Monday, April 4th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Double Agent Kim Philby Bragged of How Easy Spying Was in 1981 Lecture By Steven Erlarnger in The New York Times on April 4, 2016.

Kim Philby in 1955.CreditAssociated Press

Who’s ‘They’?

Sunday, April 3rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Who’s ‘They’?First Words By Amanda Hess in The New York Times on March 29, 2016.

llustration by Javier Jaén. Letters: Golibo, via iStock/Getty Images. Hand: Starblue, via Dreamstime.

Donald Trump’s Mafia Foreign Policy

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

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Click Here To Read: Donald Trump’s Mafia Foreign Policy: The Republican front-runner wants to give America’s allies an offer they can’t refuse BY Jeet Heer in The New Republic on March 29, 2016.

Click Here to Read:  An Open Letter to Trump Voters from His Top Strategist-Turned-Defector: I respect Trump’s fans. That’s why I can no longer support the man himself by Sephanie Cegielski on the xo Jane blog on March 28, 2016. (more…)

How the tribal warfare of our ancestors explains the Islamic State

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  How the tribal warfare of our ancestors explains the Islamic State    in the Washington Posts on March 24, 2016.

A fighter for the Islamic State in Mosul, Iraq, in 2014. (Reuters)

 

Depression is ‘triggered by life traumas, NOT genes’

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Depression is ‘triggered by life traumas, NOT genes’: Experts warn too much money is spent on researching biological factors By Tammy Hughes in The Daily Mail on March 28, 2016.

Although scientists have discovered genes that make people more susceptible to certain disorders, experts say that the real cause of depression is social crises such as unemployment or abuse (file picture, posed)

Story of How the Philippines Saved 1,200 Jews In The Holocaust

Monday, March 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Story of How the Philippines Saved 1,200 Jews In The Holocaust By Shira Kipnees on the Jspace News website on August 31, 2015.

T&G the first 50 years

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: T&G the first 50 years: 1909 Freud lectures at Clark had lasting impact on the Telegraph.com website on March 27, 2016.

The first faculty members of Clark’s “psychological” department in 1893 included Franz Boas, the father of American anthropology (seated, second from the left), and G. Stanley Hall (seated, fourth from left), Clark’s first president. T&G Archives

Oxford Conference on Polish-Jewish Relations

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Oxford Conference on Polish-Jewish Relations by Antony Polonsky in SOVIET JEWISH AFFAIRS, vol. 14, no. 3, 1984,

12-step groups of hate

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: 12-step groups of hate: A psychotherapist’s take on Donald Trump’s wild rallies: In Trump’s presence, it’s not only OK to be racist; it’s patriotic and even an act of belonging and self-esteem
Richard Brouiletter on the Salon Website on March 25, 2016.

Trump Supporters face off with protesters in Chicago(Credit: AP/Charles Rex Arbogast)

100 Years of ‘Easter 1916’

Sunday, March 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: 100 Years of ‘Easter 1916’ by Malcolm Jones on The Daily Beast on March 27, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Ireland: ‘A Terrible Beauty Is Born’: Review of Vivid Faces: The Revolutionary Generation in Ireland, 1890–1923 by R.F. Fos, Reviewed by Denis Donoghue in The New York Review of Books on April 7, 2016 Issue.