Daily Archives: September 14, 2017

Inner-City Produce Trucks | The Food Journal and Food, Nutrition & Science

To Lisa Johanon, who has lived by choice for 22 years in the inner-city Detroit neighborhood, which she serves, residing in a food desert is no fun, and compromises nutritional choices. “Their problems are my problems,” she told SupermarketGuru.com. So … Read More »

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Miss America Used to Ban Abortion—And Still Bans Moms, Wives, and Divorcées

Even though the Miss America pageant has tried to adapt to modern sensibilities, emphasizing “female empowerment,” it remains committed to an antiquated ideal of femininity. In September of 1999, the Associated Press reported on a shocking national development: The Miss America Pageant … Read More »

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Black Boys Don’t Cry

We’re forced to bury our emotions as we face off against racism. Black boys have to bury their emotions as they face off against racism and chase machismo. I didn’t cry when Trayvon Martin was killed. I wrote about his … Read More »

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The Indian women eating with their families for the first time – BBC News

In many parts of India, men and children are fed first and only then can women eat. Meals have a way of bringing families together. As food is laid out, everyone gathers round the table, conversation flows and families bond. … Read More »

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7 Mantras For Awakening The Goddess Within

Deep within the life source of each and every woman (and man), there’s a Deep within the life source of each and every woman (and man), there’s a limitless spring of wisdom, power, and magnificence. This inner space is connected … Read More »

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Building a Culture of Empathy in Your Life and Work – YogaTailor Blog – Yoga, Meditation, Mindfulness, Health, Wellness Tips, Guides and Articles

By John Kinyon Physical exercise for decades now has been popularly accepted as important to healthy living. Yoga and mindfulness/meditation have recently become commonly accepted as beneficial practices for health and higher functioning. Similarly, the many benefits of emotional intelligence, … Read More »

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2018 Best Volunteer Abroad Programs, Organizations, & Projects

(Updated for 2018 trips) We’re taking the guesswork out of choosing a great volunteer abroad If you’ve resolved to travel and make a difference in 2018, there’s no shortage of amazing volunteer, intern, and teach abroad programs awaiting you. All … Read More »

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Women Are the Best Weapon in the War Against Terrorism | Foreign Policy

Fifteen years ago, the U.N. enshrined the idea that equality between men and women is inextricably linked with peace. It’s time to act on that. If there has been one common thread shared by the extremist movements that have captured … Read More »

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Do Dogs Dream?

If you’ve ever watched your dog sleep, you probably assume he dreams regularly. Now, find out what science has to say. Whether or not dogs dream isn’t known with scientific certainty, but it sure is difficult to imagine that they don’t. We’ve … Read More »

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12 Best Yoga Poses…Ever? | Care2 Healthy Living

Think of these yoga poses as super asanas! They seem to be the best yoga poses for…well…everything! Have you heard of super foods? They’re foods like kale and avocado that are more nutrient dense than other food on store shelves. … Read More »

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