People’s Sense Of Control Over Their Actions Is Reduced At A Fundamental Level When They’re Angry Or Afraid

The findings lend some scientific legitimacy to the “I just lost it” defence ByMatthew Warren During major bouts of anger or fear, people can end up taking extreme and sometimes violent actions. But they often say that, in the moment, they didnt feel respon…
Read More

New Trump Rule Requires U.S. Officials To Weigh Pregnant Visa Applicants’ Medical Needs

The Trump administration issued a new rule on Thursday instructing United States consular officials to deny pregnant women visas unless they can prove “to the satisfaction of the consular officer” either that they are not traveling to the U.S. to give birth, …

Posted in News | Leave a comment

In Harvey Weinstein Trial, Drama Gives Way to Lesson on Myths of Rape

Harvey Weinstein’s rape and sexual assault trial opened in dramatic fashion. Lines formed before dawn outside the lower Manhattan courthouse. Full-throated protesters bellowed for justice for Weinstein’s accusers. A list of possible witnesses promised potenti…

Posted in News | Leave a comment

How the Grammys Descended into Behind-The-Scenes Chaos

When Alicia Keys hosts the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, she will likely try to keep the mood as upbeat as she did last year. But a dark cloud hangs over the proceedings. The Recording Academy is currently locked in a vicious battle against its former …

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Trump Says It’s His ‘Profound Honor’ to Be First President at March for Life Rally

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump called it his “profound honor” on Friday to be the first president to attend the annual anti-abortion gathering in Washington called the March for Life. He used his speech to attack Democrats as embracing “radical and ex…

Posted in News | Leave a comment

The Lessons of SARS Never Really Left Hong Kong. Will That Help Stop an Outbreak of the Wuhan Coronavirus?

For the past week, Hong Kong retail store owner Dora Ho has been wearing a medical mask wherever she goes. She doesn’t let her husband leave the house without one, either. The couple have a dozen boxes of them at home, and started their stockpile as news rep…

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Permalink: ThemeCat.Net » People’s Sense Of Control Over Their Actions Is Reduced At A Fundamental Level When They’re Angry Or Afraid

+0-0