Perspectives

America's pandemic response has left its reputation in tatters among Canadians and around the world.
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Religiously worn beards have been subtly framed as an obstacle to the safety of COVID-19 patients.
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Grocery stores and pharmacies don't carry the products tied to our physical and mental health.
The issue isn’t really about the prime minister. It is about the price we pay for speaking up about racism.
Though HRV may play a role in wisdom, Grossman thinks that there isn't a lot one can do to change it--it's more a matter of individual differences. But, he says, we may want to consider training people in impartial, third-person perspective taking to help them be wiser in life, whether they have high HRV or not.
I typically agree with much of what David Brooks has to say. However, I'm afraid that he was way off the mark with his article "How Covenants Make Us." Demographic diversity in the United States is a good thing. The problem has to do with the lack of integration and assimilation of demographically diverse communities.
Law schools must begin recognizing the damage that is being caused to interpersonal relationships and our overall society, due to the low EQ levels of those involved in the field of law and make a concerted effort to address this extremely serious problem.
We are both members of The Esquire Network (TEN) and he has been mentioning that we seem to have very similar approaches to the practice of law and suggesting that we should discuss it further over breakfast. We did just that.
I want to take this opportunity to thank all those involved in the production and development of Disney•Pixar's film "Inside Out." The film is named "Inside Out" because it is about the inner workings of the mind, which controls how people behave.
The fight for equality among all genders, races and sexual orientations requires just that same rainbow of people who want change -- and this includes men.