Soul Searching … Enjoy the Journey!

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At times, we all find ourselves soul searching. Dave Kanegis offers a “Mind Acrobatics” exercise to help us maximize the benefit of reflection.

10 Books That Changed Your Life? The New List Trend

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David James Poissant takes on Alexis Kleinman and book shaming.

Is There a Non-Creepy Way to Run Behind a Woman?

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Running has caused me to follow many women I don’t know. Is there a right way or a wrong way to run along an empty street?

Before You Give Up On Dating, Read This

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Do you ever feel like throwing in the dating towel? David Kanegis has some advice for you.

Southern Gay Men And Interracial Dating

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There are a lot of things that are still pretty backwards in the South. Glenn Garner shows us the difficulty of not only being a gay man in the South, but one who may be interested in races other than his own.

What We Teach Our Kids When We Take Selfies

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Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).

Man In The Mirror: How Empathy Creates Insight

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Dr. Bill Cloke examines why some men fail to use empathy, and how to help solve the problem and open up understanding.

Good Guy With A Gun

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The son of a former licensed gun seller might seem an unlikely choice for a gun control advocate, but Mark Glaze is doing what he can, and honors the life of James Brady.

Islam’s Way To End Violence Against Women? Civilized Men.

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Qasim Rashid sets the record straight when it comes to dealing with the real reason violence against women exists, and how to solve this issue.

7 Choices You’ll Regret At The End of Your Life

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One successful entrepreneur reflects on his last conversations with his father, who died unexpectedly at 54, and vows not to live a life of regrets.

White House Education Official David Johns Sparks the #TeachTheBabies Movement

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Marcus Bright calls for action in educational reform.

Does The Koran Endorse Apostasy Laws?

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There is a lot of extremist speculation about Islamic Law. Kashif Chaudhry lays out the truth.

Busting Stereotypes: Breastfeeding Mom Discovers Her Greatest Ally Is a Teen Boy

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What happens when a teenage boy is told that a breastfeeding mom is grossing people out in a Starbucks? Probably not what you think.

Happy Kids Are Overrated

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JD Roberto explains that happiness is more than a moment.

Male Menopause or Mid-Life Crisis?

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Dr. Bill Cloke asks us what we’re thinking about when it comes to aging and love – and subsequently, how those thoughts affect the rest of society.

A Culture of Hypermasculinity is Driving Sexual Assault in the Military

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Michael Crawford explains that when masculinity is defined by power and aggression, sexual violence is the result.