Learn to Love Less

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“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” – Socrates

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Guillermo Filice Castro writes of everyone’s wounded child–and its role in perpetuating conflict.

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro by Frederick Douglass

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A speech given at Rochester, New York, July 5, 1852

Can Your Worldview Hold Respect and Love for All Humanity?

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Galen Fous MTP Explores The Divisive Dehumanizing Shadow of Religious and Political Ideologies versus your Personal Humanity

I am My Brother’s Keeper

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Who are your brothers, who is your sister. Let’s bring back thoughts of humanity as family.

Will Ceasefire in Gaza Last or is Death not yet Satiated?

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After decades of fighting, misery, terror and death on both sides, can Israeli and Palestinians make peace?

Why Most Of Us Don’t Have The Balls To Be Happy

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Tamara Star believes true happiness takes courage. Here’s why.

Peace Monger

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This Tree Hugging Hippie Pacifist Needs To Go Heart To Heart With Those Who Glorify War

The Beauty of Not Dying

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What would you do if you met the grim reaper face-to-face? If you’re Jackie Summers, you decide to pay very very close attention.

How to be Less Busy in a Busy Busy World

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Slow down, breathe, enjoy every moment. Learn to focus on what’s in front of you, and find peace in whatever you do.

What If They Gave a War and Nobody Came?

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Warren Blumenfeld asserts that it’s the leaders of Israel and Palestine who perpetuate the conflict, while the majority of the general populace desires true and lasting peace.

First Rule of War: Don’t Target Civilians, Especially Women & Children

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War is insanity and brings about pain, death and misery. Peace equals life, prosperity and happiness. What do you chose?

Green Berets in Iraq: “Our boots will not touch the ground. You just watch.”

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Immediately prior to their recent deployment in Iraq, the Green Berets were awarded their BJJ black belts from Grandmaster Hener Seagull.

True Patriotism

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We remember those who have fought in wars. Let’s not forget those who fight against war.

The Power of Rest and Silence

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Like notes in a musical score, our thoughts can either create pleasing harmonies or a discordant pandemonium which makes our lives unpleasant and dissatisfying.

Why Curse Men IN LOVE And Honor Men AT WAR?

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When men speak about or struggle with love they are considered weak. When they speak about or struggle with war they are strong. What gives?