Communist Party of Austria
The Communist Party of Austria (German: Kommunistische Partei Österreichs, CPA or KPÖ) is a communist party in Austria. Established in 1918, it is one of the world's oldest Communist parties. The ...
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Schocken Books
Schocken Books (Schocken Verlag) is a publishing company that was established in Berlin with a publishing office in Prague in 1931 by the Schocken Department Store owner Salman Schocken. It published...
Doris Bures
Doris Bures (born August 3, 1962) is an Austrian politician. Since September 2014 she has been president of the National Council of Austria. Bures is a member of the Sozialdemokratische Partei Österre...
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Neo-Reichian massage
Neo-Reichian massage or release is a system based on theories developed by Wilhelm Reich. Practitioners locate and dissolve "body armoring" (also called "holding patterns"). Reich theorized that obstr...
Vitalism
Vitalism is the doctrine that "living organisms are fundamentally different from non-living entities because they contain some non-physical element or are governed by different principles than are ina...
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Milena Jesenská
Milena Jesenská ([ˈmɪlɛna ˈjɛsɛnskaː]; 10 August 1896 – 17 May 1944) was a Czech journalist, writer, editor and translator.
Jesenská was born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (now Czech Republic)....
Peter Sturm
Josef Michel Dischel (24 August 1909 – 11 May 1984), known by his adopted stage name Peter Sturm, was an Austrian and an East German actor.
Dischel was born into a religious Jewish family in Vienn...
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Hermann Langbein
Hermann Langbein (18 May 1912 – 24 October 1995) was an Austrian who fought in the Spanish Civil War with the International Brigades for the Spanish Republicans against the Nationalists under Fr...
Orgone
Orgone energy is a hypothetical universal life force originally proposed in the 1930s by Wilhelm Reich. As developed by Reich's student Charles Kelley after Reich's death in 1957, orgone was conceive...
Max Adler (Marxist)
Max Adler (15 January 1873 – 28 June 1937) was an Austrian jurist, politician and social philosopher; his theories were of central importance to Austromarxism. He was a brother of Oskar Adler an...
Gabi Burgstaller
Gabi Burgstaller (born 23 May 1963) is an Austrian politician, and the former governor (Landeshauptfrau) of the State of Salzburg.
She was born in Penetzdorf/Niederthalheim near Schwanenstadt in U...
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Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
Leopold Ritter von Sacher-Masoch (27 January 1836 – 9 March 1895) was an Austrian writer and journalist, who gained renown for his romantic stories of Galician life. The term masochism is derived from...
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Elfriede Jelinek
Elfriede Jelinek ([ɛlˈfʀiːdə ˈjɛlinɛk]; born 20 October 1946) is an Austrian playwright and novelist. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2004 for her "musical flow of voices and counter-...
Adolf Sturmthal
Adolf Sturmthal (born 10 September 1903 in Vienna, died 11 June 1986 in Avon, Connecticut) was an U.S. political scientist, sociologist and journalist of Austrian descent who specialised in labour stu...
Anton Benya
Anton Benya (born October 8, 1912 in Vienna, died December 5, 2001) was an Austrian politician (with the Social Democratic Party of Austria) and trade unionist.
Otto Felix Kanitz
Otto Felix Kanitz (* 5 February 1894, in Vienna; † 29 March 1940, in Buchenwald) was an Austrian socialist, journalist and educator. He was also part of the 'Schönbrunner Circle' (Schönbrunner Kreis)....
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Hans Janitschek
Hans Janitschek (6 November 1934 – 21 February 2008) was an Austrian writer, a former Secretary General of the Socialist International, and the U.S. correspondent for the Austrian newspaper, the Krone...
Karl Toman
Karl Toman (January 2, 1884 – February 5, 1950) was an Austrian politician and trade unionist. Toman hailed from a working-class family. He went on to become a metal industry worker.Toman joined the S...
American College of Orgonomy
The American College of Orgonomy (ACO) is a college with the purpose of advancing research in the study of orgonomy, a field originally developed by the erstwhile psychoanalyst Wilhelm Reich. The ACO ...
Felice Bauer
Felice Bauer (18 November 1887 – 15 October 1960) was a fiancée of Franz Kafka, whose letters to her were published as Letters to Felice.
Felice Bauer was born in Neustadt in Upper Silesia (t...
Kafka on the Shore
Kafka on the Shore (海辺のカフカ, Umibe no Kafuka) is a 2002 novel by Japanese author Haruki Murakami. John Updike described it as a "real page-turner, as well as an insistently metaphysical mind-be...
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Energy (esotericism)
The term energy is used by writers and practitioners of various esoteric forms of spirituality and alternative medicine to refer to a variety of phenomena. There is no scientific evidence for the exis...
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Dora Diamant
Dora Diamant (Dwojra Diament, also Dymant) (March 4, 1898 – August 15, 1952) is best remembered as the lover of the writer Franz Kafka and the person who kept some of his last writings in her po...
Richard and Samuel
Richard and Samuel is an unfinished novel by Max Brod and Franz Kafka. It was started in 1911, and only the first chapter was written.
Theodor Herzl
Theodor Herzl (Hebrew: תאודור הֶרְצֵל, Theodor Hertzel; Hungarian: Herzl Tivadar; May 2, 1860 – July 3, 1904), born Benjamin Ze'ev Herzl (Hebrew: בִּנְיָמִין זְאֵב הֶרְצֵל, also known in Hebr...
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Otto Neurath
Otto Neurath ([ˈnɔʏʀaːt]; December 10, 1882 – December 22, 1945) was an Austrian philosopher of science, sociologist, and political economist. Before he fled his native country in 1934, Neurath was on...
Otto Bauer
Otto Bauer (5 September 1881 – 4 July 1938) was an Austrian Social Democrat who is considered one of the leading thinkers of the left-socialist Austro-Marxist grouping. He was also an early inspiratio...
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Victor Gruen
Victor David Gruen, born Viktor David Grünbaum (July 18, 1903 – February 14, 1980), was an Austrian-born architect best known as a pioneer in the design of shopping malls in the United States. H...
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