Jackson Katz, on discussing his book, The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help (excerpted from an interview by Kendra Olson Hodgson, Media Education Foundation).
January 22, 2013 by Jackson Katz Under equality, gender, Jackson Katz, Macho Paradox, violence, what men can do Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on The Macho Paradox
For me, discussing ‘creating peace’ without naming ‘ending violence’ would be to jump to solution while neglecting to acknowledge there is a problem. It would at least be misleading,...
January 17, 2013 by Nicole Shaw Under altruism, bullying, classism, create, ending violence, nicole shaw, patriarchy, peace, racism, sexism Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on Ending Violence: Creating Peace
Well, hello there, my fellow zombies. I trust and hope you had the merriest of New Year’s. I sure did.
In fact, one of the days I had just before the holidays could be described as...
January 15, 2013 by Humanity Man Under humanity man Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Humanity Man
What would you do if you knew that some food items you usually buy were produced using slave labour? I am referring to ones we do not grow locally, such as sugar, coffee and chocolate.
January 15, 2013 by Tsiporah Grignon Under chocolate, clothing, coffee, food, industry, production, slavery, sugar, tsiporah Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
Twelve days before Christmas I sat with a friend looking out into the bustling throng in a big department store. Some were cheerful; others were sombre as they went about their shopping....
January 15, 2013 by Dr. Neill Neill Under Dr. Neill Neill Posted in PONDERING | 1 Comment »
Several years back, I had a nasty sinus infection that resisted several treatments of antibiotics before clearing up. Unfortunately, in the process, I killed most of the natural flora...
January 14, 2013 by Chris Semrick Under bacteria, chris, gut, intestinal, semrick, yogurt Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Harvesting the Bounty of Bacteria
Life has its ups and downs. Certainly some of us experience them more than others. They can be small (getting over a cold, receiving a note of appreciation) or large (being laid off...
January 14, 2013 by Ian Gartshore Under connecting, ian gartshore Posted in SPIRIT | Comments Off on Connecting With One Another
It is funny how I chose Grandmothers Counsel the World by Carol Schaefer. You know the saying ‘don’t judge a book by its cover,’ well… that is actually how I chose this book!...
January 14, 2013 by Sara Daigle-Stevens Under Carol Schaefer, Grandmothers Counsel the World Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Book Review: Grandmothers Counsel the World
Ramblings of an Old Flower Child: Stepping Up for Peace
Do you want peace in your world? Really? If so, what do you think it would take to achieve that? Does your answer revolve around...
January 10, 2013 by Helena Green Under peace, Ramblings of an Old Flower Child Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Stepping Up for Peace
I’ve always been fascinated by astronomy. I followed the progress of the new Mars explorer, Curiosity, as it made the journey to Mars and then safely descended to its surface earlier...
January 7, 2013 by Dr. Larry Hill Under dr. Larry Hill, home alone Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Home Alone
2012: The Mayan Calendar and You
A Cumberland Bear
A Lantzville Couple’s Fight for the Right to Grow Food
A Tale of Empowerment
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