Balancing Patient Freedom With Safety And Well Being - Huffington Post - Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 18:25

Balancing Patient Freedom With Safety And Well Being
Huffington Post
I have always hated involuntary psychiatric treatment. It is demeaning to human dignity, subject to abuse, and extremely unpleasant both to experience and to recommend. But there are rare times when pressuring someone into treatment becomes the lesser ...

Americas|Tempers Flare in Brazil Over Intercepts of Calls by Ex-President 'Lula' - New York Times - Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 23:31

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Americas|Tempers Flare in Brazil Over Intercepts of Calls by Ex-President 'Lula'
New York Times
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Brazil's former president, after he was sworn in as the chief of staff for the current president, Dilma Rousseff, in Brasilia on Thursday. Credit Evaristo Sa/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. RIO DE JANEIRO — “In Brazil ...

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Books|Review: 'We Love You, Charlie Freeman,' Kaitlyn Greenidge's Debut Novel - New York Times - Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 22:07

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Books|Review: 'We Love You, Charlie Freeman,' Kaitlyn Greenidge's Debut Novel
New York Times
Kaitlyn Greenidge's terrifically auspicious debut novel, “We Love You, Charlie Freeman,” begins with a deceptively high-concept premise. The four members of the black Freeman family are about to become fish out of water. The year is 1990. They have ...

Parents applaud progress of Murphy bill - Danbury News Times - Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 20:06

Parents applaud progress of Murphy bill
Danbury News Times
NEWTOWN - Federal legislation to fix the nation's broken mental health system, now advancing to a Senate vote, was welcomed Thursday as an encouraging sign by parents of Sandy Hook massacre victims. “Research is really the key right now, because ...

Letters: Writing Women - New York Times - Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 20:19

Letters: Writing Women
New York Times
I was taken aback to read in Brenda Wineapple's review of Anne Boyd Rioux's “Constance Fenimore Woolson” (March 6) that Woolson, when she was working on a novel, was “plagued by a debilitating pain in her right arm” that was “most likely ...

Review: 'And Then All Hell Broke Loose,' Richard Engel's Memoir of Reporting From the Middle East - New York Times - Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 05:25

Review: 'And Then All Hell Broke Loose,' Richard Engel's Memoir of Reporting From the Middle East
New York Times
When Richard Engel was 13, traveling abroad with his parents, he dreamed of becoming a reporter. He imagined working at the old International Herald Tribune and living in an apartment in Paris, overlooking the Champs-Élysées. He saw himself wearing ...

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Well | Short Men, Overweight Women Face Lower Pay - New York Times (blog) - Friday, March 11, 2016 - 14:13

Well | Short Men, Overweight Women Face Lower Pay
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Peter D. Kramer Jumps Back Into the... Loading. .... Opinion. Today's Opinion · Op-Ed Columnists · Editorials · Contributing Writers · Op-Ed Contributors · Opinionator · Letters · Sunday Review · Taking Note · Room for Debate · Public Editor · Video ...

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Books|Review: In 'The Violet Hour,' Great Writers Facing the Inevitable - New York Times - Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 20:44

Books|Review: In 'The Violet Hour,' Great Writers Facing the Inevitable
New York Times
In a 2004 television interview, Bill Moyers told his guest, Maurice Sendak, that he'd cheated death, thanks to his sublime body of work. “Most of us will live only as long as our grandchildren remember us,” Mr. Moyers said. “But you will never die.” “I ...

George Martin, Redefining Producer Who Guided the Beatles, Dies at 90 - New York Times - Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 07:44

New York Times

George Martin, Redefining Producer Who Guided the Beatles, Dies at 90
New York Times
In the dozen years before he met the Beatles, Mr. Martin produced symphonic, chamber and choral recordings, jazz albums and a string of popular comedy records by Peter Ustinov, Peter Sellers and Spike Milligan. In the 1960s, as the recordings he made ...

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“I was melting from the inside”: My struggle with postpartum anxiety - Salon - Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 00:22

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“I was melting from the inside”: My struggle with postpartum anxiety
Salon
When my daughter, Clara, was 4 months old, I became mentally ill. The psychiatrist I'd called—following two fully sleepless nights, escalating panic attacks, lack of appetite, and the fear that I would never recover from the birth of my child—said I ...

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