Gerontocracy, have you ever heard of this term? Do you see your peers in power making common sense decisions or your grandmothers and grandfathers age group having fun taking their cake? Are you recognizing the increasing age of those holding and gaining power? Do they seem to be out of touch? The price of everything … Continue reading Gerontocracy: Under This Ruling Everyone Suffers In The End
Leo is here to make a Public Service Announcement to everyone. In these hard times though, no one seems to be listening. But hey, we keep on trying! Now Is The Time To Think Critically Take care of you and yours and know that others are doing the same. Remember that some things may not … Continue reading Leo Makes A PSA: “Sorry, But They Do NOT Care”
Media in the form of "news" certainly has a purpose, but do you think it's to your benefit? Rather than being a resource for unbiased, factual information, media uses "news" to grab your attention by receiting specific narratives as alarm bells. The news is not presented to you honestly, but instead is intended to influence … Continue reading Media: Who’s Version of the News Do You Read or See?
Holding onto ourselves for dear life! Hello Everyone! The season is changing and it's a chance to start fresh. Sorry it's been a minute. We've been busy lately - life keeps throwing us curve balls here in Canada and we are settling in after a move to top it off. There is a lot to … Continue reading Holding Onto Yourself When Navigating A Changing World
Spring is finally here and I know we all need this sunshine, warmth and sense of hope for change and renewal now, more than ever! So it's time to soak up the sunshine and vitamin D because the flowers sure are! Here's our first flowers of the Spring season! Outside in the garden and the … Continue reading Spring Brings Sunshine: The First Days of Spring Are Here!
Knowledge is power and should empower you to feel confident in yourself and where you stand. Empower yourself to master your knowledge. The pursuit of your life should be important and focused. People may try to influence you and control your perceptions and access to information, but they cannot do so without your permission. Once … Continue reading Knowledge Should Empower You and It’s Yours to Discover
Look in the mirror and tell yourself that you know what you're talking about when it comes to who you are, especially if you've put the time in to try to figure it out. Still, when the going gets tough - just take a second to relax and gather yourself to recenter. Listen To your … Continue reading Look Within The Depths Of Yourself
Poverty is an issue experienced around the globe, whether it is in developed, developing or under-developed countries. That is what determines the type of poverty endured, making it either relative or absolute. Growing disparities continue within communities across the globe, while people are also bombarded by this reality in a socially constructed way to remind … Continue reading Poverty and Globalization: A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing