As a result, people's responses range from fear of bullying, to a dread of a Nazi Germany-style dictatorship, to concerns
In summary, the passion and persistence of grit motivates and carries us over rough seas like a well-made surfboard. We can think of an absence of effort like a crack in our surfboard that needs repair.
We can't force someone to forgive. Therefore, the road to forgiveness may also involve understanding the person who has harmed us. This requires starting off on a journey that may entail a close examination of the person we need to forgive. The journey can be long and torturous.
At times, a story demands more credibility than we can muster, so we change some of the details to reconcile ourselves to
3. We judge mistakes... even make fun of ourselves and others. A better tactic is to look beyond the error and learn from
We do well to keep in mind the ubiquitous nature of betrayal that has been with us since the beginning of time and to recognize our capacity to betray and be betrayed.
Feelings and emotions that motivate or paralyze us lie within the limbic system. Our awareness that our emotional life colors our performance can liberate us from some brain chains.
At the latest Democratic debate, Bernie Sanders and Jim Webb had very different answers to the question "Do black lives matter, or do all lives matter?" Law student Sterling Arthur Wilkins asked the question. Here's what he has to say.
Anchors on The Five discuss the #BlackLivesMatter movement, feeling "uncomfortable" and how "it's hard to say anything right."
The goal is to increase our awareness with: Education Exposure/proximity Travel Necessity (economic advantages) Recognition
A few weeks ago, former Governor Deval Patrick took his ceremonial "lone walk" out of the Massachusetts State House to cap-off what had been a historic eight years as the first African American governor of a state that is roughly 83 percent white.
We do, however, have the power to determine how we respond to what befalls us. Each rupture in our life is fraught with opportunity for growth. Transformation involves a shift in our attitude or perspective that allows for the experience of new possibilities. Each transition provides a chance to come back to a truer version of who we are.
Great relationships thrive on passion, particularly passionate lovemaking, and in trying too hard to avoid risk or novelty, we may inadvertently cool down the sexual heat by transforming our perception of our partner from a lover to a parent or a child.
By interrupting our normal pattern, we not only gain a fresh perspective, but we get to rest, refresh, and recharge. No matter how little time or money you think you have, you just can't afford not to take vacations!
"He's one the most monumentalized men in history and now, Vladimir Lenin, the first premier of the Soviet Union, will have
The biggest boost that President Obama could give our economy would be to bring the soldiers home. Fast action is needed before the country becomes the dustbowl of this century.