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Parenting in a GLOBAL CULTURE

PARENTING IN A GLOBAL CULTURE My goal was to interview at least four Asian mothers (see below why I chose Asian families), and I have the honor of dialoguing with four Asian daughters. To my surprise, the results of the interviews were exactly what I expected. For the last couple of y
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Awareness Is the Precursor to Change

How many times have you heard that in order to change you must have awareness first?  You must be conscious to your surroundings, your habits, your beliefs, your patterns, your words, and your behaviours?  Even so, because you have awareness, this does not mean that your situation aut
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Dolly Aziz Award of Excellence presented to Rural Women’s Entrepreneur Federation (RWEF), Illinur on August 9, 2012

Dolly Aziz Award of Excellence presented to Rural Women’s Entrepreneur Federation (RWEF), Illinur on August 9, 2012 Dilshad Deyani, an advisor to Asia Initiatives, instituted this award in the name of her mother, Dolly Aziz, to be given for Service and Compassion for Community. At the
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Invisible Voices: Women living in Poverty

Invisible Voices: Women living in Poverty
Poverty is a woman’s issue both domestic and internationally;women not only make up over half of the world’s population but are also much more likely than men to experience homelessness and poverty. While there is a huge difference when of poverty is talked about in a first world coun
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Feeling Alone During the Holidays

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year for many of us.  Filled with joy, laughter, great food, and the company of loved ones, the Thanksgiving and Christmas seasons keeps us busy three fold with festivities.  It’s a beautiful time of year when we have people around us to
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Be the light

Be the Light In the 1944 movie, “Gaslight”, Charles Boyer systematically sets about altering his wife, Ingrid Bergman’s, perception of reality, slowly driving her mad, simply because he wanted to have her committed so he could steal from her. He does this by causing the gaslights in t
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The Invitation by Oriah

It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing. It doesn’t interest me how old you are. I want to know if you will risk looking like a fool for love for your dream for the adventure
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Sunny with a Suspicion of Peace

I was walking home from the beach when I realized I was smiling for no reason. Nothing funny had happened, I wasn’t thinking about anything or anyone specifically. I stood still and realized that I was happy and then boom! It happened, the worst thing I could do. I got all nervous abo
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The Microcosm to Penn State Child Sex Abuse

Wolverton writes in The Chronicles of Higher Education stating that according to the 267-page independent report released on July 12th 2012, “A reverence for football was largely to blame for a series of missteps by to Pennsylvania State University administrators in failing to report
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