STATNews: ” Leading US Psychiatry Group Tells Members they Need Not Observe the “Goldwater Rule” and Comment on Trump’s Mental Health”

American Psychoanalytic Association Statement on “Goldwater Rule” New York – July 25th, 2017 – The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) seeks to clarify statements made in a recent article in STAT. APsaA is an autonomous mental health professional association which represents psychoanalysts from all mental health professions and academia. Our members include psychiatrists, psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, …

Claudine Schneider – 2017 Conference

“We at Ethical Markets are proud to post this wonderful speech by our esteemed Advisory Board member, former Congress member Claudine Schneider (R) of Rhode Island, given at the meeting of the Citizens Climate Lobby, whose work we fully support. Watch Claudine, who authored the first Bill on Climate in the Congress—and …

STATNews: ” Leading US Psychiatry Group Tells Members they Can Defy the “Goldwater Rule” and Comment on Trump’s Mental Health”

Psychiatry group tells members they can ignore ‘Goldwater rule’ and comment on Trump’s mental health By Sharon Begley @sxbegle The “Goldwater rule,” named for 1964 presidential candidate Barry Goldwater, prohibits psychiatrists from offering opinions about the mental state of public figures.AP leading psychiatry group has told its members they should …

Rachel’s Network vs. Border Wall

“Ethical Markets fully supports Rachel’s Network and the Sierra Club for opposing such ineffective and counter-productive wall-building.  I am proud to be one of Rachel’s Network advisors.    ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” After a year of campaign rallies featuring inflammatory “Build the Wall” rhetoric, President Trump is pushing for massive new …

Giving voice to the voiceless? Actors, strategies and discourse

 Call for papers Conference Giving voice to the voiceless? Actors, strategies and discourse 21.06.2018-22.06.2018 Créteil, Ile-de-France, France The question of access to legitimate expression for the most powerless social groups has, over recent decades, become a public problem in its own right. The conditions under which these groups have access …

Russia Under President Vladimir Putin-Helsinki Commission

Helsinki Commission on Security and Corruption in Europe Russia Under President Vladimir Putin The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the Helsinki Commission, held a discussion on the history of government corruption in Russia, including under President Vladimir Putin. Panel experts agreed that corruption had increased …

SDG Update – 19 July 2017 – IISD’s SDG Knowledge Hub

“We at Ethical Markets are enthusiastic supporters of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and feature them in many of our TV series “Transforming Finance“ distributed globally at www.films.com to business schools and colleges, as well as in our Green Transition Scoreboard® 2017 “Deepening Green Finance“ access at www.ethicalmarkets.com .  We thank IISD …