MacDonald and psychiatry

Discussing in a radio show with Carolyn Yeager the horrific Connecticut killings perpetrated by Adam Lanza, Professor Kevin MacDonald, who in addition to his studies on Judaism is familiar with child psychiatry, said: I am in favor of biological psychiatry and in the understanding of all of these mental disorders in a biological manner. In…

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Why psychiatry is a false science

This text appears in Day of Wrath ______ 卐 ______   “An irrefutable hypothesis is a sure-fire sign of a pseudoscience.” —Terence Hines [1]   According to Ron Leifer, there have been four parallel critiques of psychiatry: Thomas Szasz’s conceptual and logical critique of the mental illness idea; Leifer’s own parallel critique of social control…

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