After Beirut explosion, helpers tend to shock and trauma

“In a moment where we all lost hope, in a way, I don’t know how it is that right away we decided we needed to do something,” Younes said. “We got back on our feet, and everyone tried to help in the way they know and to offer the skills they have.”

Sex life… and death: Japanese artist offers funerals for love dolls (overseen by a porn actress) and lets customers live out fantasies as a murder victim, blow-up doll or dead girl

She told EPA: ‘I wanted to be beautiful and be possessed by someone. Not to be dominated, but to be loved and cherished, like sex dolls are.’

Witness: Protesters Tried to Get Inside E.R. Treating Wounded L.A. Deputies

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‘Black Lives Matter group’ tries to block hospital caring for ambushed cops & taunt officers: ‘I hope they f***ing die’

“To see somebody just walk up and start shooting on them. It pisses me off. It dismays me at the same time. There’s no pretty way to say it.”

Controversial NAACP chapter president tweets there’s ‘no such thing as Blue Lives’ in aftermath of Compton cop shooting

“No one deserves to be unjustly murdered, police or citizens,” he continued. ”If you’re expressing outrage over the shooting of two sheriff’s deputies, but we’re defending #KyleRittenhouse murdering two protesters in #Kenosha only days ago, you need to shut up and have a seat.”

Spirit Molecules: Allies for Healing from Trauma

When the Spanish arrived in Mexico they suppressed not only the sacramental use of the mushroom, called Teonanacatl by the Nahua, meaning “Flesh of the Gods” but also ritual foods such as Amaranth, both of which were safeguarded by indigenous peoples for the future. By all accounts, use of Teonanacatl, alcohol and other mind-expanding ritual substances […]

Marvel Zombies: Resurrection is a “true horror story set in the Marvel Universe”

Johnson: There are definitely some intense and hard-to-watch moments, and of course when the characters getting pulped are your beloved heroes, it all feels that much rougher. The editors and I tried to strike the perfect tone of ‘it’s still a Marvel book’ with ‘but also a real horror book.’ It’s not a hard R, […]

Researchers resurrect extinct virus to use for gene therapy

One potential solution to this problem is to develop a library of different adeno-associated virus strains, each of which can be used after the immune system recognizes the previous one. Unfortunately, only a handful of virus strains exist, and it’s difficult to engineer a new one. That’s because the immune system recognizes the virus’ protein […]

Living Purposefully After Trauma

“I have always been a very glass-half-full type of person who tries to see the positive aspects of every situation. Also, since I was very young, I have always felt very blessed, probably because I was the firstborn son and grandson in a family of immigrants who escaped communism in Cuba to start their lives […]

Watch live: Funeral held in Lafayette for Trayford Pellerin, man fatally shot by police

“For my European brothers and sisters, you have to know, show and go,” he said. He said they need to know the pain and trauma of the Black community, show compassion and make a connection, and then go and teach other White people what they’ve learned.