Can Science Be Trusted?

A Question of Validity & Credibility That’s a provocative question, isn’t it? But the truth is, a lot of people today are questioning the validity of science; or at least, the credibility of many scientific reports and studies that are released. Wh…

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Finding Joy as a College Freshman

Tasting Independence, Navigating Social Issues and Creating a Brand It’s August—moving in time, moving away from high school, home and heading out on your own.  Can be very exciting and very scary… I know that I am an old fart. So, you can …

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Trump’s Tariffs: Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Unintended Consequences of Well-Intended Actions Donald Trump’s steep tariffs on steel and aluminum from three of America’s biggest trading partners — Canada, Mexico and the European Union – are a perfect example of what it means to lose sight of…

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You Want To Be Happy but Your Ego Wants to Be Right

World Ego Awareness Day – May 11, 2018 Synchronicity!  I just discovered that the date I shared my video “Lasting Happiness starts with EGO Awareness” on YouTube was May 10, 2011.  Seven years later, I am delighted that we now have a …

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March for Our Lives: Gun Violence

Taking Sides, Limiting Choices – Blowing our Chances It’s exactly one week since we participated in the March for Our Lives in Washington DC.  Having reflected on what I witnessed last week and studying the bigger picture surrounding guns in schools ov…

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BE CAREFUL!

Are We Cultivating a Culture of Fear in Our Children? We seem to live in a culture of fear. Let me clarify what I mean by that. I’m not taking about phobias, or being afraid for what’s happening in the world like terrorism, the economy, North Korea, et…

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Does the United States Need an AI Bill?

The GI Bill for the 21st Century By Alex Pursglove and Krishna Pendyala   When over 15 million American soldiers returned home following World War II, they faced challenges like PTSD, homelessness and unemployment.  In response, the US government …

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Serenity or Anxiety – How to make the Choice clear?

  Our state of mind is a choice.  The way we go about our day and the unconscious assumptions under which we operate seem to steer our outlook quite strongly. Many of us are familiar with the Serenity Prayer, originally authored by the American theologian, that was later popularized by the twelve-step community.  It has […]

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