In a month Americans dedicate to celebrating the women in our lives—mothers, sisters, daughters, and celebrated historical figures alike—and at a time when national and cultural divisions are entrenched pretexts for persecution, it’s important to remember the women around the world who have fought, often in obscurity, for justice and equality. Women have risked their... Continue Reading →
"To be human is to be broken and broken is its own kind of beautiful." By: Karishma Dawood 09 March 2016 Through social media, we can connect to people from all over the world with various passions. People dedicate their social media accounts to express themselves and show the world what they are capable of.... Continue Reading →
"Reflecting on the law of karma" By Joseph Goldstein "The different weight to whether the action is willed or not. In either case, through mindfulness, we become aware if the nature if these actions and can in fact change our karma, the concept of cause and effect. The law of karma is one of the... Continue Reading →
:Reference Links At The Bottom: Civic Responsibility Author: Jennifer Self Original Source Link "Comprised of actions and attitudes associated with democratic governance and social participation, civic responsibility can include participation in government, church, volunteers and memberships of voluntary associations. The importance of civic responsibility is paramount to the success of democracy and philanthropy. By… —... Continue Reading →
Anthropology is the study of humans, early hominids and primates, such as chimpanzees. Anthropologists study human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, the biology and behavior of primates, and even our own buying habits. It’s a broad discipline that constantly incorporates new technologies and ideas. As technologies are developed that allow exoplanets to be... Continue Reading →
"So… Here you are asking the question, “What is Sociology?” Well, I have to say… “Congratulations!” Congratulations because, as I’m here to tell you, Sociology is an amazing discipline. Sociology is no ordinary academic discipline and learning about it, or learning what it has to offer, is no ordinary intellectual voyage. The truth is, by... Continue Reading →
Quotes to inspire Self Care 1. “Do something every day that is loving toward your body and gives you the opportunity to enjoy the sensations of your body.” ~Golda Poretsky 2. “There are days I drop words of comfort on myself like falling leaves and remember that it is enough to be taken care of by... Continue Reading →
Founded Feb. 12. 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s oldest, largest and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its more than half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, campaigning for equal opportunity and conducting voter mobilization.