A pleasant surprise to see this article, given all the crazy distortions and hatred about/against Reich usually appearing. Hat tip to Sonny’s Pianos in NYC for the alert.
Ecstatic States of America: Wilhelm Reich and the History of Energy Medicine
The man behind energy medicine believed not only in the healing power of touch, but also women’s rights and sex ed for teenagers.
I am well aware of the fact that the human race has known about the existence of a universal energy related to life for many ages. However, the basic task of natural science consisted of making this energy usable. This is the sole difference between my work and all preceding knowledge.
Wilhelm Reich, Archives of the Orgone Institute