Touch could properly be regarded as a form of nutrition. We mistakenly think that touch occurs on the periphery of our self, a skin thing.
During times of conflict and political or religious civil unrest, the power of the human spirit’s capacity for non-violent protest and kindness still shines through.
Psychologist David Coleman caused controversy when he said on air that children should hit back in the playground. Here, he explains his logic What would
This is my second quote adaptation from the great Robert F. Kennedy. It’s an extract taken from one of his most important speeches, titled ‘On
We all experience varying degrees of loss, nobody is immune. We lose pets, friends, and family. We lose relationships and marriages. We lose entire houses
Sex & Violence. Two things that have been on my mind for the last few days. And I need to talk about both of them.
A few days ago a close friend of mine sent me a news article about a California-based moving company, Meathead Movers, that is helping women
Last month when my soon to be ex husband decided to beat the ever living (hell) out of me, and I tried to call the
“Well, that doesn’t sound like him. At all.” That was the common response I received when telling close friends or family members about the abuse
There are many misconceptions about what it’s like to be a sexual assault survivor. One particularly harmful assumption is that survivors are affected by their experience
I think I had been up for four days when I robbed the second gas station. But it could have been five days or even
It’s most certainly not unusual for men to support the fight for equality and women’s rights. But it is if they choose to wear miniskirts
Opening a door is more than a physical act. It’s about putting yourself out there, getting to know people, making them feel comfortable, and making
A heartwarming new video has proven once again that older doesn’t necessarily mean wiser. An Italian video journalist called Luca Lavarone conducted a social experiment with children on a
My daughter, now six, is at her karate class. She moves up and down the hall with the others, blocking, kicking, punching. There’s fifty children
The man was her uncle and he told her story… It was an unpleasant, tricky morning some years ago. I remember I wasn’t rising to
The first lesson every young man learns upon entering the prison system is that aggression is king and violence is law. The traits that are
An Act of Kindness Saved My Life by Tamerie Shriver The unselfish act of a stranger literally saved me from being raped, and maybe even
As a child Shane Koyczan, a Canadian poet and writer, was bullied. In February 2013 Shane released an animated video of his spoken word poem “To
A man came across a folded piece of paper while he was at San Francisco airport that said ‘read me‘ on the front. How could
The Memories From One act of Kindness can Last a Lifetime by Douglas Evans Over 30 years have passed, since this particular act of Kindness
Bullying and isolation in our schools is not acceptable. Please share this important message far and wide. Thank you.
Day after day, most of the images and stories from Ferguson, Missouri, have been depressing. The quiet Midwest suburb appears to have devolved into a
40% of domestic violence is committed against men. The video might change the way you see domestic violence. Violence is violence, no matter who it’s
During the tragedy that was the Westgate Mall massacre in Nairobi last year, one mother did something so brave, the world will never forget it.