Psych Bites: Tuskegee Syphilis Study

In 1895, Booker T. Washington outlined his dream for economic development for the ethnic minority community. Over the subsequent years, this led to funding into the development of schools, factories, businesses and agriculture. Around the late 1920's, there was a severe problem with Syphilis. In 1929, the disease was treated with mercury and bismuth and … Continue reading Psych Bites: Tuskegee Syphilis Study

Book Review: The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson

Star Rating: 5/5 Title: The Psychopath Test Author: Jon Ronson Publisher: Picador Pages: 304 Genre: Non-Fiction, Psychology, Psychopaths, Journalism What if society wasn't fundamentally rational, but was motivated by insanity? This thought sets Jon Ronson on an utterly compelling adventure into the world of madness. Along the way, Jon meets psychopaths, those whose lives have … Continue reading Book Review: The Psychopath Test by Jon Ronson