Psychiatrists tell Congress Trump’s acquittal is invalid: “He’s not mentally competent to stand trial”

by O Society Feb 8, 2020 Presidential impeachment in the House, then Senate, is not a real trial in the same way you and I would be subjected to a real trial in a criminal court with real jail time consequences at stake. The rules and precedents are completely different. For example, at Trump's impeachment, … Continue reading Psychiatrists tell Congress Trump’s acquittal is invalid: “He’s not mentally competent to stand trial”

No tricks. No mantras. I just want to learn how to do nothing: My quest to stay still

Rather than filling every spare moment with distractions, could I find a way to be at ease in my own company? by Sam Delaney edited by O Society Dec 27, 2019 When I gave up alcohol four and a half years ago, I found I had a lot of extra time on my hands. Hours that … Continue reading No tricks. No mantras. I just want to learn how to do nothing: My quest to stay still

What is Love?

Let’s Talk About Love by Joanne Reed and Neel Burton edited by O Society October 12, 2019 Falling in or out of love is one of the strongest emotions people can experience. Love can be kind. Love can be cruel. Love is everything. Love is called “one of the most studied and least understood areas in psychology.” … Continue reading What is Love?

Why Trump Can’t Learn: An Educated Guess by a Veteran Teacher

https://youtu.be/rFGE3X6Yhj0 Dyslexia may explain a lot about the twisted behavior of the president. by Harriet Feinberg edited by O Society October 6, 2019 While dyslexia is mentioned now and then as one of the reasons Donald Trump is so ignorant of what it takes to govern in a free society, I want to explore it as foundational … Continue reading Why Trump Can’t Learn: An Educated Guess by a Veteran Teacher

Greta Thunberg responds to Asperger’s critics: ‘It’s a superpower’

Teenage climate activist responds to criticism, saying ‘when haters go after your looks and differences ... you know you’re winning’ by Alison Rourke edited by O Society September 2, 2019 Greta Thunberg spoke about her Asperger syndrome diagnosis after she being criticised for having the condition, saying it makes her a “different,” yet she considers it a … Continue reading Greta Thunberg responds to Asperger’s critics: ‘It’s a superpower’

Derangement Syndrome

by MISSY COMLEY BEATTIE Counterpunch Dec 21, 2018 I have it. I have a bad case of it. Not yet bad enough that I’m medicating with an anti-anxiety or antidepressant; however, I’m acquainted with people who require drug therapy to treat their Trump Derangement Syndrome (TDS). Trump is Detrimental to Americans' Mental Health The symptoms of TDS include … Continue reading Derangement Syndrome