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ELECTRIC CURRENTS IN ORGONE DEVICES

ELECTRIC CURRENTS IN ORGONE DEVICES

The route towards the REICH orgone motor? A state of the art (1) Roberto Maglione This paper is the first of a series of three papers focused on the Reich orgone motor which will appear on Journal of Psychiatric Orgone Therapy. The present one is a brief account of the state of the art. The [...]

Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

On the importance of orgonomy I am a psychiatrist, psychoanalyst and psychiatric Orgone therapist practicing in Glendale, CA. During my psychiatric residency, I accidently stumbled upon one of Wilhelm Reich’s books called “Reich speaks of Freud”. After reading this book as a young psychiatry resident, I developed a profound interest in Reich’s theories and therapy [...]

Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

Hello.  This is Jim Strick, author of the 2015 Harvard University Press book, Wilhelm Reich, Biologist. Research on that book was one of the most exciting detective stories I was ever privileged to be a part of.  For those who’ve read my book, I can only hope that some of the thrill comes through of working [...]

A Reflection on Dr. Karl Fossum

A Reflection on Dr. Karl Fossum

Dr. Karl Fossum, psychiatrist and longtime member of IOS, passed away in February, 2017. He was a good-natured man with an exultant smile and a wisdom that commanded respect. With the exception of this last year, Dr. Fossum regularly participated in IOS meetings, which were held in Dr. Morton Herskowitz’s house in Philadelphia. I enjoyed [...]

Victor Tausk, His “Influencing Machine,” and Wilhelm Reich

Victor Tausk, His “Influencing Machine,” and Wilhelm Reich

In several of his writings, Wilhelm Reich mentions the name of Dr.Victor Tausk, referring to him as a brilliant psychiatrist with deep insight into psychiatric illnesses and one of the few, active psychiatrists in the psychoanalytic society of his time. Victor Tausk Reich specifies that Tausk’s (1919) paper, “The Origin of the Influencing Machine in [...]

ELECTRIC CURRENTS IN ORGONE DEVICES

ELECTRIC CURRENTS IN ORGONE DEVICES

27 August 2017

The route towards the REICH orgone motor? A state of the art (1) Roberto Maglione This paper is the first of a series of three papers focused on the Reich orgone motor which will appear on Journal of Psychiatric Orgone Therapy. The present one is a brief account of the state of the art. The [...]

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Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

06 July 2017

On the importance of orgonomy I am a psychiatrist, psychoanalyst and psychiatric Orgone therapist practicing in Glendale, CA. During my psychiatric residency, I accidently stumbled upon one of Wilhelm Reich’s books called “Reich speaks of Freud”. After reading this book as a young psychiatry resident, I developed a profound interest in Reich’s theories and therapy [...]

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Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

Wilhelm Reich Documentary: Final Post-Production

23 June 2017

Hello.  This is Jim Strick, author of the 2015 Harvard University Press book, Wilhelm Reich, Biologist. Research on that book was one of the most exciting detective stories I was ever privileged to be a part of.  For those who’ve read my book, I can only hope that some of the thrill comes through of working [...]

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A Reflection on Dr. Karl Fossum

A Reflection on Dr. Karl Fossum

19 April 2017

Dr. Karl Fossum, psychiatrist and longtime member of IOS, passed away in February, 2017. He was a good-natured man with an exultant smile and a wisdom that commanded respect. With the exception of this last year, Dr. Fossum regularly participated in IOS meetings, which were held in Dr. Morton Herskowitz’s house in Philadelphia. I enjoyed [...]

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Victor Tausk, His “Influencing Machine,” and Wilhelm Reich

Victor Tausk, His “Influencing Machine,” and Wilhelm Reich

24 January 2017

In several of his writings, Wilhelm Reich mentions the name of Dr.Victor Tausk, referring to him as a brilliant psychiatrist with deep insight into psychiatric illnesses and one of the few, active psychiatrists in the psychoanalytic society of his time. Victor Tausk Reich specifies that Tausk’s (1919) paper, “The Origin of the Influencing Machine in [...]

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Using the Reich cloudbuster as a tool to combat   atmospheric pollution, and improve the probability of precipitation in Southern California

Using the Reich cloudbuster as a tool to combat atmospheric pollution, and improve the probability of precipitation in Southern California

31 August 2016

Article by Roberto Maglione, M.Sc. and Conny Huthsteiner, M.D. In the last decade California has been hit hard by drought, above all in the period 2011-2014. As Wilhelm Reich described in his publications from the 1950′s, energetic barriers created by radioactive and electromagnetic pollution and common hydrocarbon emissions created a droughty, toxic atmospheric energy field, [...]

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The Oranur Experiment “Alone”

The Oranur Experiment “Alone”

29 June 2016

On April 3rd 1952, Dr. Wilhelm Reich recorded about 10 minutes of speech in the student’s laboratory at the Orgonon in Maine. This speech followed a period of an experiment that Reich called the “Oranur” experiment. Dr. Reich reported the process of this experiment and the conclusions that were derived as a result. This experiment [...]

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Wilhelm Reich Documentary Film Project: Edit Phase

Wilhelm Reich Documentary Film Project: Edit Phase

07 May 2016

WILHELM REICH DOCUMENTARY FILM PROJECT:   In Production Since January 2015 in the United States and Europe   Now Seeking Finishing Funds for Editing & Post-Production   In the fall of 2014, "Phase One:  Production" of this documentary was funded by a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $187,002 from hundreds of supporters in North America, South [...]

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Resisting Authoritarianism with a Life-affirming Agenda: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

Resisting Authoritarianism with a Life-affirming Agenda: A Psychoanalytic Perspective

06 April 2016

Editor’s Note: I met Andreas Peglau quite by accident at the Reich exhibit at the Jewish Museum in Vienna in 2007. With excitement he showed me a page from Bertholt Brecht’s personal copy of Reich’s “Dialectical Materialism and Psychoanalysis” with Brecht’s marginal notes. We chatted, swapped email addresses, and thus began an on-going relationship. We [...]

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Branches of Orgonomy and a Question to our Readers

Branches of Orgonomy and a Question to our Readers

26 February 2016

Orgonomy grew in the womb of psychoanalysis. Dr. Reich considered his work as an extension of Freud’s libido theory. Freud proposed three major psychoanalytic theories: Libido theory (the theory of psychosexual energy). Topographic theory (the theory of the conscious and the unconscious). Structural theory (the theory of the id, ego, and superego). Freud’s students one [...]

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Progress in the Juvenile Justice System

Progress in the Juvenile Justice System

19 February 2016

Wilhelm Reich had personal experience with the American prison system when he was incarcerated at Ellis Island, New York, in 1941 – 1942; in Danbury, Connecticut, for twelve days in 1957; and finally in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, where he died in 1957. Upon release from his detention as a suspected “enemy alien” at Ellis Island from [...]

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Fascistic Irrationalism <br /> “Let There be Peace on Earth”

Fascistic Irrationalism
“Let There be Peace on Earth”

30 January 2016

“Let There be Peace on Earth” The atrocities that we are witnessing today–the destruction of cities, mass murders, people fleeing war-torn countries for unknown destinations–have recurred throughout history and are not much different from the atrocities that Reich described during both World Wars. Reich explained that this violence and destruction was a consequence of denying [...]

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