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Meditation Helped Me Survive Death Row and 19 Years of Wrongful Imprisonment

Since I couldn't leave, I had to find a way to change the energy there.<p>I am a magician.<p>I don't pull rabbits out of hats, saw attractive young women in half, or wear a tuxedo. I practice magick, spelled with a "k" in order to differentiate it from slight of hand, and once upon a time I was sentenced …

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

Bernie Sanders Rolls Out Racial Justice Plan

After facing protests from black activists, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders unveiled a comprehensive racial and criminal justice plan Monday.<p>Sanders, who has often spoken about running a police department as mayor of Burlington, promises to “reinvent how we police America” and …

The Movement Both Glenn Beck and Mark Levin Believe America Needs to Survive

Glenn Beck was shocked when he read fellow talk radio host Mark Levin’s new book “Plunder and Deceit” over the weekend, saying they both seem to be advocating the same solution to many of the country’s problems without even realizing it.<p>“I don’t listen to Mark and Rush. All of us, we’re so busy, we …

13 Platforms To Turn Your Blogging Skills Into Freelance Writing

You always loved expressing yourself through blog writing? You are constantly full of new inpsirational ideas and thoughts you want to share with …

Eight Science-Backed Mind Tricks to Beat Procrastination

<i>Image Credit</i><p>Most people have issues with procrastination at some point in their lives, though it's a much bigger problem for certain people than …

Your salary shouldn’t be your only source of income

Millions of words are written everyday about personal finance. Most of these are sensible, but lack the psychological and behavioral aspects that help people break bad financial habits. In the meantime, the advertising world bombards you with great ways to separate you from your money, by blurring …

10 Life Changing Lessons From Buddha

by <b>Successful Flow</b><p>Read<p>There are an endless amount of powerful, beautiful, and life changing lessons one can learn from studying Buddha and Buddhism. …

A Zen Master Explains Death and the Life-Force to a Child and Outlines the Three Essential Principles of Zen Mind

“Zen practice … requires great faith, great courage, and great questioning.”<p>If death is so enormous a mystery that we remain unable to wrap our grownup minds around it, despite comfort from our great poets and consolation from our great philosophers, how are tiny humans to make sense of it all? …

Anxiety, depression may be triggered by stress-induced changes to gut bacteria

Alterations to gut bacteria as a result of stress in early life may play a key role in the development of anxiety and depression in adulthood, …

Neuroscience

Stop Trying to Fit In and Start Embracing Your True Self

<b>“Don’t change so people will like you; be yourself and the right people will love you.” ~Unknown</b><p>I’ve always felt the pressure to fit in. There’s …