What Is Gaslighting?

What Is Gaslighting?

Gaslighting means to manipulate someone by psychological means into questioning their own sanity (Google). The term “gaslighting” comes from a 1938 play, “Gas Light.” The movie “Gaslight” was more widely known in 1944. A husband manipulates his wife to make her believe she is losing her grip on reality, so he can commit her to […]

London Knife Attack Casualty Identified

London Knife Attack Casualty Identified

On August 4, 2016, the American woman killed in an attack on a street in London, England, was identified. The victim’s name is Darlene Horton. She was the wife of a psychology professor at the Florida State University. Horton and her husband, Richard Wagner, were in London because he was teaching at a summer study-abroad program. […]

Bullied Lizzie Velasquez From Victim to Victor [Video]

Bullied Lizzie Velasquez From Victim to Victor [Video]

Lizzie Velasquez is 5’2” and 60 pounds at 26. She was born eight weeks early and weighed two pounds. The doctors told Lizzie’s parents that there was a probability that she would not crawl, talk or walk. Doctors could also not give Lizzie’s parents her life expectancy. Her parents thought she was the most beautiful […]