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Should You Become a Prison Psychologist?

Related Articles<p>Forensic psychology is a field that deals with the psychology of crime and the intersection of psychology and the law. A degree in …

Forensic Psychology Careers

Forensic psychology has become one of the most popular subfields of psychology in recent years. Increasing numbers of students express interest in …

The dark side of psychology in abuse and interrogation

This week the Institute on Medicine as a Profession (IMAP) and the Open Society Foundations (OSF) have published the most comprehensive study on the role of psychologists in the War on Terror. At 269 pages, the full report is as detailed as it is grim, concluding that American psychologists …

To what extent do you think that the media portrayal of forensic psychology and forensic psychologists mirrors the reality? – A Brief Summary

before you read on please answer below!<p>This one is supposed to be a short 3 part blog, but I know I waffle, I will summarise best I can and leave out …

A Woman Found Out a Serial Killer Once Lived in Her Home From Watching TV

A Missouri woman has finally been able to break her rental lease after learning that her home was used as a torture chamber by a suspected serial …

Jimmy Carter says US has become more an 'oligarchy than a democracy' in speech critical of Trump

Former President Jimmy Carter offered a damning indictment of US foreign policy and domestic affairs on Tuesday, saying money in politics makes the nation more like an "oligarchy than a democracy" and casting President Donald Trump as a disappointment on the world stage.<p>Carter’s criticisms, offered …

Supreme Court: Trump admin can keep travel ban on most refugees

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Supreme Court granted Tuesday a Trump administration request to continue to bar most refugees under its travel ban.<p>Without comment, the court blocked a federal appeals court ruling from last week that would have exempted refugees who have a contractual commitment from …

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Sorry, President Trump: Canada says any talks to ‘tweak’ NAFTA will involve Mexico

TORONTO — Any talks to renew the North American Free Trade Agreement would involve all three member nations, a top Canadian official said on Tuesday, …

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President Trump’s Immigration Policy Takes Shape

New Homeland Security Department memos prioritize almost all undocumented immigrants for deportation, order the hiring of 10,000 more agents, and more.<p>The Department of Homeland Security issued new memos on Tuesday that give U.S. officials sweeping latitude to target “removable aliens” for …

These cult-favourite brands are taking customised beauty to the next level

We’re flooded with press releases of the best brands in the beauty business promising to give us our exact foundation shade or lipstick that suits …

Does Trump Herald the End of the West?

In Europe, the confusion over America’s new president is turning into something else: alarm.<p>LONDON — Since the fall of communism in 1989, a year has not gone by without some high-level meeting or international conference wrestling with the question of whether the Western alliance, NATO, has passed …

Donald Trump and the show that never ends

Donald Trump's first presidential news conference Thursday was ... something else. He ranted, he raved; he denied he was ranting and raving, which is even more bizarre than actually ranting and raving. He bragged again about his (unimpressive, flukish) 306 electoral votes. He repeatedly brought up, …

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Muslims Shouldn’t Have To Be “Good” To Be Granted Human Rights

My mother would always remind me, “Sara, when people see you in hijab, you are representing Islam.” And whether I liked it or not, she was right.

Trump’s new national security adviser disagrees a lot with … Trump

After his national security adviser was forced to resign and the leading contender for his replacement withdrew, President Trump named Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to the post on Monday. The decision was quickly hailed by many within the foreign policy establishment.<p>Why was McMaster so widely …

Amid U.S. immigration uproar, UN set to pick new special advisor on migration as focus for next effort

Amid the furor over the Trump Administration’s temporary refugee ban and immigration restrictions, the United Nations is preparing to announce a new top-level official position to advise on international migration issues, internal sources have told Fox News.<p>The position will help to focus …

An Iraqi lawmaker could be barred from accepting a human rights award in Washington

Vian Dakhil had been due to travel to Washington to receive the Lantos Human Rights Prize next week for her work highlighting the plight of Yazidi women turned into sex slaves by the jihadists after their homes were overrun in 2014.<p>But Friday's executive order by President Donald Trump barring …