Tag Archives: hysteria

More thoughts on the “female-as-victim” – revealing aspects of the mother instinct

Here are some thoughts I had (these involve subjects and themes I’ve mentioned before but with some new observations): There is something which I call the “female-as-victim”, which I’ve spoken of in a number of other articles.  This is something … Continue reading

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Thoughts on a media-induced mass hysteria . . . the “Trump panic”

Before I say anything I need to emphasize that this article is not about politics and is not, therefore, a political inquiry.  This article is about the phenomena of social hysteria and is, as a result, a sociological/psychological inquiry.  In … Continue reading

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Thoughts on an event that took place in a Facebook group: “media-based hysteria” and “America’s unresolved racial issues”

Something happened recently on Facebook that was quite interesting.  I had started a group many years ago.  For years, there were only a small number of us in it.  Sometime in the middle of 2013 there all of a sudden … Continue reading

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