Wilhelm Reich

5.23.18

Kate Bush's "Cloudbusting" Is the Song of Every Summer

Full of possibility, the second single from Bush's 1985 album 'Hounds of Love' is a universal anthem for the summer months.

7.15.13

How America Interrupted Wilhelm Reich's Orgasmic Utopia

In July of 1947, Dr. Wilhelm Reich—a brilliant but controversial psychoanalyst who had once been Freud’s most promising student, who had enraged the Nazis and the Stalinists as well as the psychoanalytic, medical, and scientific communities, who had...

7.15.13

The Scientific Assassination of a Sexual Revolutionary: How America Interrupted Wilhelm Reich's Orgasmic Utopia

Did the U.S. kill the man who wanted to take the stress out of sex and use orgasms to heal the world?