Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Future of the Israeli Newspaper Haaretz

The New Yorker features an interesting article covering the history of the Israeli newspaper, Haaretz, and the questionable future the paper faces with the changing political and cultural landscape within Israel, as well as the general economic challenges facing the … Continue reading

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Wael Ghonim: Inside the Egyptian revolution

Wael Ghonim is the Google executive who helped jumpstart Egypt’s democratic revolution … with a Facebook page memorializing a victim of the regime’s violence. Speaking at TEDxCairo, he tells the inside story of the past two months, when everyday Egyptians … Continue reading

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Psychiatry’s Drug Dependency

The New York Times features an article highlighting the psychiatric communities move away from talk therapy and its increased reliance on prescription drugs as the sole and primary treatment offered to patients. Of concern, is that the shift to drug … Continue reading

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Wadah Khanfar: A historic moment in the Arab world

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