Alan Jarrett

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Animals are now legally recognised as 'sentient' beings in New Zealand

The New Zealand Government has formally recognised animals as 'sentient' beings by amending animal welfare legislation.<p>The Animal Welfare Amendment …

30 Years Ago: Jane's Addiction Release Their Live Indie Debut

In Los Angeles on Jan. 26,1987, Jack Nicholson rolled up to the Rainbow Bar and Grill on Hollywood's Sunset Strip, only to be greeted by a "freak in …

The Biggest Lie About the War on Drugs...

Shares 55<p><i>…and the truth the government hopes you’ll never learn</i><p><i>–––</i><p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p>I’ve been …

Scientists Say This Is Probably the Real Reason Why People Have Addiction

$700 billion a year. Yes, that is the whopping bill the USA has to fork out because of addiction every year. This is the cost in terms of health …

Daily Meditation: Becoming Aware

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a version of St. Ignatius's Daily Examen, a mindful prayer practice. Try …

Meditation

Prayer to Reduce Anxiety and Depression

<b>Prayer Heals</b><p>If you are someone who is active in a faith based community, or you have a spiritual orientation, you may have experienced the feelings …

5 Neuroscience Based Ways to Clear Your Mind

As an ultra-endurance athlete, I’ve competed in the Badwater Ultramarathon a few times. Some call Badwater the “world’s toughest footrace” because …

Mindfulness: The Power of “Thinking About Your Thinking”

Dan Harris from ABC News contacted me out-of-the-blue a few years ago to discuss the power of mindfulness and meditation. His book, <i>10% Happier,</i> which …

Hyperactive Dopamine Response Linked to Alcoholism

Does drinking alcohol make you more energized or sedated? Do you feel more talkative and social when you drink or does it make you sleepy? A study …

Be Selfish. Experience The World. Be More You.

By Daniel Coffeen,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1p1KgFv<p>I have a Spanish friend who, as she learned more and more English, remained baffled by the …

The Truth About Self-Esteem

The truth about self-esteem is that it is obtainable. Many people don't understand what self-esteem really means or feel that it's based on how …

Self-help

5 Things Mindful People Do Daily

If you’re working toward being more mindful, consider giving these five things a try.<p><b>1. Mindful people try to notice the little things.</b><p>When your mind …

Eckhart Tolle on Contentment: Five Ways to Unblock Obstacles to Finding Joy

Watch this video clip of Eckhart Tolle talking about contentment.<p>Every day and every moment is an occasion for the celebration of life.<p>There are many times, however, when we may feel that it's just not possible to be content. It's so easy to become mired in the day-to-day challenges that feed our …

Spirituality

Mindfulness: Setting an Intention (Part 2 of 6)

I’m currently sitting in a coffee shop. I have my laptop on the table right in front of me. The screen is bright and glowing. Even so, here are a few …