Archive for September, 2012

Reich’s DOR

06Sep12

While researching Wilhelm Reich’s (non) involvement in the Atoms for Peace speech and program, I came across his colleague Dr. Elsworth Becker‘s 1968 description of Reich’s discovery of a black substance (or energy) during the first Oranur experiment in 1951. Reich named the substance called DOR, or deadly orgone radiation: Besides near disaster and disease, […]


Ran across this fantastic series of five documents: One Hundred Things You Should Know About Communism in the U.S.A.; One Hundred Things You Should Know About Communism and Religion; One Hundred Things You Should Know About Communism and Education; One Hundred Things You Should Know About Communism and Labor; and One Hundred Things You Should […]


Having an interest in psychoanalyst-physician-scientist Dr. Wilhelm Reich’s work, especially The Mass Psychology of Fascism (1933, 1946)* as well as atomic history, I’m puzzled as to proposals made by researchers that suggest Dr. Reich was a creative force behind the phrase atoms for peace. For example, Peter Robbins writes: And while it may have been a […]