Addiction in Society

Addiction—the thematic malady for our society—entails every type of psychological and societal problem

The Anthony Weiner "Illness:" That Old Disease Got Me In Its Spell

Since Politico diagnosed Congressman Anthony Weiner as ill based on his sexting, does this mean David Vitter, Newt Gingrich, Bill Clinton, and Jack and Ted Kennedy also suffered from diseases which -- since they apparently received no treatment -- they died (or will die) with? Read More

great questions

It makes one wonder if "fire in the belly" doesn't have a tendency to spread. Hard to contain those flames! For my money, Glenn Greenwald's piece on this is right on the money:

http://www.salon.com/news/opinion/glenn_greenwald/2011/06/07/weiner

Pious hypocrisy reigns supreme in American culture (and media).

Sneeze this way

It's a disease many men would be eager to catch.

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Stanton Peele, PhD, JD, is the author of Recover! He has been a pioneer in the addiction field since publication of Love and Addiction in 1975.

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