Old age is not a disease. The elderly women should be given equal opportunities and not relegated to the background. They are not asexual and incompetent because age is only a number. Elderly women are expected to survive on less than half of what a young person receives as income.
Pay it forward. By now we've all seen the movie and have read countless pay it forward lists that people have written over the years. There have been some chains popping up on Facebook over the past few weeks that advocate spreading the goodness in the New Year, and I could not help but think of some of the top things that you can give to someone you know - or a complete stranger...
In one of the most important and potentially far-reaching cases ever assigned to the European Supreme Court, lawyers for the Spanish government will soon argue that the death penalty is a just punishment for four American healthcare professionals accused of murder. The case, which has been winding its way through the Spanish courts for over a decade, is particularly unusual in that the victim is not technically dead.
The Bible says that "Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away. . . ." This Scripture became tangible to me after reading a sermon delivered in 1859 by Charles Spurgeon. The sermon titled "Hypocrisy" was preached over 150 years ago but it is as relevant today as the day it was first read. It was this sermon that was the inspiration for this article.
To be successful at work, a fundamental requirement is to have effective communication skills. Think about all the scenarios in which you would need to communicate effectively at work. For example, when speaking to other colleagues, bosses, subordinates, or even to clients and customers.
How to create a unconditional reflex to manipulate information and emotions in your favor.
Despite what society thinks, we are not free. We have developed complex systems so confusing, to keep us from living life. Society has many problems and its biggest problem is money, coupled with our somewhat distorted value system, is keeping us slave to money, material wealth and labor. The only way to waken us up, is a shift in thinking and our values.
Few subjects are as contentious as cloning, and human cloning especially so. This article explores the differing viewpoints and arguments for and against cloning, without taking a position. The piece draws on published research and contemporary news reports to paint a word-picture that is sure to provoke discussion from anyone with an opinion.
Google has become one of the most powerful websites on the Internet; it controls how traffic moves through the web on a global level. Because of this, some have wondered if Google has become too big, with too much influence on the world wide web. Is Google an ethical company? How do we decide what's ethical and what's not in a search engine?
Ethics issues are taking shape in a big way in the world. The "Arab Spring" was the beginning of the social ethics outcome (my term) from a ruling class that dismissed cultural relativism. That is part of the description of the moral analysis of what transpired. What should be, wasn't, and the people made changes. Now, in the United States there is a growing protest about the outcome of the economic downfall - an anti-greed protest of sorts by the Occupy Wall Street protesters. A sign seen in a protester's hand reads, "Evict Congress."
The mind is the tool with which an individual should use to achieve personal success. One starts by having a clear vision of his goal in mind. It must be so clear as to create faith and belief in its achievement. Using examples of people whose lives were built on this idea, the author shows that it is humanly possible to achieve what one purposefully set out to do.
Winter to do list for Winter is coming soon. Plumbing charges & broken water pipe avoidance tips. Winter weather advice and how to Protect water supplies and use a rainwater harvesting system. Gathering winter fuel and other economies are discussed for winter preparation.
Numerology explores the relationship between numbers and the way we live and use numbers. This article looks at many aspects of numerology, prime numbers and they way we are governed by numerical patterns, lucky numbers or otherwise. Birth and name numbers and calculators are examined.
What has become of the War on Drugs? False claims and a media frenzy teeming with its own fallacies have this decades long battle deadlocked. Is the next generation headed for drug use or being drug free? Perhaps the next generation of "soldiers" have to decide for themselves.