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What Is Platonic Parenting?

Platonic parenting has different meanings to different people, but no matter its definition, it's a modern trend that seems to be growing.<p>Shutterstock<p>…

Parenting

A New Global Police to Fight “Violent Extremism” in the U.S.?

The Obama administration plans to create a global police force that counters “violent extremism” in the United States and elsewhere.<p>The problem is …

How To Find Boondocking Locations Using Google Maps

If you can run your RV on solar power or batteries – or you’re just willing to rough it for a few days in the backwoods – there’s no reason not to …

Congressional Dysfunction 101 With Bernie Sanders

In Iowa, Sanders lays out his case for what's wrong in Congress, why John Boehner quit, and how to fix what he says is broken.<p>"The Senate right now, for a wide variety of reasons, is fairly dysfunctional. And we need to create a body that can move with some speed to address the major issues facing …

Pope Moves the Needle in U.S. Politics and Culture Wars

In Congress, even "the wave" is political. Hearing a pope for the first time in the House chamber, senators and representatives rose for standing …

Pope Francis Name-Drops Dorothy Day in Congress: The Socialist, Pacifist Catholic Who Had an Abortion

During his speech to Congress, Pope mentioned Dorothy Day, a radical American Catholic who is revered by some in the church as a saint and reviled by …

Christianity

This Has To Be The Most Dangerous Camping Style Ever

This international group of adventurous hammockers come to Monte Piana in Italy every year in a demonstration of peace and friendship. They …

This illustrator is raising mental health awareness by drawing conditions as monsters

LONDON – A UK-based illustrator is creating a series of drawings that aim to raise mental health awareness – by depicting different disorders and …

Mental Health

What is Walking Meditation?

Today I would like to talk about <b>Walking Meditation</b>, explain what it is all about, go through the benefits and suggest a simple but very effective …

Meditation