Michael Posner

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Name: Michael Posner
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

‘Term extension a threat to democracy’

MANILA, Philippines - Ferdinand Marcos wanted to remain in power. Look what happened.This was the message sent to President Aquino yesterday by protesters who used the 31st death anniversary of his father Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. as an occasion to denounce ... [Published Philippine Star - 11 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Binay gets Ninoy medal of valor, counsels vs Cha-cha to clip SC power, lift term limits

InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5MANILA, Philippines - Vice President Jejomar Binay on Thursday received the Ninoy Aquino Medal of Valor for his role in fighting the Marcos dictatorship, and took the chance to air his counsel against amending ... [Published Interaksyon - 18 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

No ‘party position’ on Cha-Cha

“Continuity” was the theme sounded by three congressmen, all stalwarts of the Liberal Party, at yesterday’s “Bulong Pulungan sa Sofitel.”Representatives Edgar Erice of Caloocan, Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar and Mel Sarmiento of Western Samar (also LP ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Collecting cameras is a hobby shared by many Florida executives.

Four Florida executives share their passions for camera collecting, including: Hank Klein , vice chairman of Blanca Commercial Real Estate in Miami; Michael Posner , an attorney in Wellington; Adrianne Weissman , owner of Evelyn & Arthur women’s clothing ... [Published Florida Trend - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

WEF stresses business sustainability

The paper says that in this rapidly changing modern world, business sustainability must take into account human rights, women's empowerment, rule of law, environment, economic development and corruption.Better understanding of the term will help businesses ... [Published Bdnews24.com - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Q&A: UO psychology professor Michael Posner discusses award-filled career

Michael Posner, 77, is the professor emeritus for psychology at the University of Oregon. He has done extensive research on cognitive science, mainly in the area of attention, and has received multiple honors as a result of his findings.Last week, Posner ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

'Lucy' film trailer trots out tired old 10-percent myth about brain usage

Here's a thing that can make a science-minded person's head explode: You're watching a little TV. A trailer for a new film comes on. You hear Morgan Freeman's* voice say something about how we humans only use 10 percent of our brains.Oy! Not the 10-percent ... [Published Oregonian - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

US warned over surveillance reform

_ John Napier Tye has raised a Snowden-like alarm about the vulnerability of Americans' communications data. Photo: Miguel Juarez Lugo/Zuma/Corbis John Napier Tye is not Edward Snowden. He says he has no surveillance documents to disclose to journalists. ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

16.07 - British Academy welcomes new Fellows - CAMBRIDGE

Together they represent an unrivalled reserve of expertise and knowledge.Lord Stern, President of the British Academy.Five Cambridge academics have been honoured today by the British Academy in recognition of their outstanding research.They are among ... [Published MyScience - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Leftist Canadian author explains her slow drift to the right

TORONTO — After living in Israel for several years, a Canadian woman returns home to pursue a post-graduate degree. In Israeli political terms, she has been a confirmed Lefty, active in peace organizations, committed to an equitable two-state resolution ... [Published The Times Of Israel - Jul 13 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

The New York Times starts to pay attention: Exercising The Mind to Treat Attention Deficits

Exercising The Mind to Treat Attention Deficits (The New York Times): “Poor planning, wandering attention and trouble inhibiting impulses all signify lapses in cognitive control. Now a growing stream of research suggests that strengthening this mental ... [Published SharpBrains - May 13 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Criticize ‘gays,’ get sued for ‘crime against humanity’

Criticize ‘gays,’ get sued for ‘crime against humanity’ :"U.S. District Judge Michael Posner has allowed to proceed a case brought against Lively by an African group called Sexual Minorities Uganda, or SMUG. SMUG demands Lively be punished for criticizing ... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 23 2014]

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‘Term extension a threat to democracy’ [Published Philippine Star - 11 hours ago]
Binay gets Ninoy medal of valor, counsels vs Ch... [Published Interaksyon - 18 hours ago]
No ‘party position’ on Cha-Cha [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 19 2014]
Collecting cameras is a hobby shared by many Fl... [Published Florida Trend - Aug 08 2014]
WEF stresses business sustainability [Published Bdnews24.com - Aug 03 2014]
Q&A: UO psychology professor Michael Posner dis... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jul 30 2014]
'Lucy' film trailer trots out tired old 10-perc... [Published Oregonian - Jul 25 2014]
US warned over surveillance reform [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
16.07 - British Academy welcomes new Fellows - ... [Published MyScience - Jul 17 2014]
Leftist Canadian author explains her slow drift... [Published The Times Of Israel - Jul 13 2014]
The New York Times starts to pay attention: Exe... [Published SharpBrains - May 13 2014]
Which kind of mindfulness meditation to choose?... [Published SharpBrains - May 05 2014]
Criticize ‘gays,’ get sued for ‘crime against h... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 23 2014]
How does mindfulness improve self-control and e... [Published SharpBrains - Mar 24 2014]
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The New York Times starts to pay attention: Exe... [Published SharpBrains - May 13 2014]
Exercising The Mind to Treat Attention Deficits (The New York Times): “Poor planning, wandering attention and trouble inhibiting impulses all signify lapses in cognitive control. Now a growing stream of research suggests that strengthening this mental ...
Which kind of mindfulness meditation to choose?... [Published SharpBrains - May 05 2014]
Let’s say you want to be more mindful—that is, cultivate intentional, non-judgmental attention to each moment. Meditation is the core of mindfulness, but there are many different forms of meditation. Which one is best for you? That’s the question tackled ...
Criticize ‘gays,’ get sued for ‘crime against h... [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 23 2014]
Criticize ‘gays,’ get sued for ‘crime against humanity’ :"U.S. District Judge Michael Posner has allowed to proceed a case brought against Lively by an African group called Sexual Minorities Uganda, or SMUG. SMUG demands Lively be punished for criticizing ...
How does mindfulness improve self-control and e... [Published SharpBrains - Mar 24 2014]
We have emotions for a reason. Anger in response to injustice can signal that the situation needs to change; sadness in response to loss can signal that we’d like to keep the people we love in our lives. It’s when we ruminate, or get caught up in ...
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