Category Archives: resistance

Resisting the Perils of Power

By Kathie MM and Anthony J. Marsella In our recent post on the power of tyranny and the tyranny of power,  we focused particularly on the dangers inherent in absolute power, hegemonic power, and the corruption of power. But remember, … Continue reading

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The Power of Tyranny, the Tyranny of Power

By Kathie MM and Anthony J. Marsella To begin our new series on Torture, Tyranny, and Terrorism , Dr. Anthony Marsella shared his perspectives on torture , highlighting the many forms that torture can take, ranging from child abuse through … Continue reading

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Marching for Science in Boston

By Deborah Belle The Trump presidency has put many things at risk, not least the project of utilizing science for the public good. Scientific research budgets are slashed, and current scientific knowledge is actively suppressed when it conflicts with profits … Continue reading

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Start counting the victories

by Kathie MM Activism is probably the lifeblood of a democracy.  Despite the gloominess and scariness of recent governmental and corporate anti-democracy policies and behaviors, activism persists and can count its victories. Many people are aware of the massive protests led by … Continue reading

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