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Want to Remove Yourself From Toxic Situations? Try This Decades-Old Japanese Art" | Inc.com

You are stuck and frustrated, sinking into the black hole of your circumstances. No matter what you do, you keep falling back into this quagmire of negative energies and thoughts, from which there is seemingly no escape. These emotions drain us of all vigor and enthusiasm, leaving us without the …

Self-help

16 Small Habits That Could Seriously Improve Your Life Within A Year

H/T Reddit<p>"If you read for 30 minutes every day, that's 3.5 hours a week, which is enough to finish a book every two to four weeks. Depending on what you choose to read, that's 12 to 24 books completed in a year!" —a_tame_zergling<p>"I used to (and still do) have a problem with over-apologizing in …

Wealth inequality ‘crisis’ as richest 1 percent account for half the world’s wealth

Global inequality has worsened since the millennium, with a new report finding the richest 1 percent account for half of the world’s wealth.The …

3 Ways to Have a Happy Retirement, According to People Who've Already Retired

How to tilt the odds in your favor.<p>“Happiness,” it’s been said, “is like a butterfly. The more you chase it, the more it will evade you.” In other …

As the rich move away from disaster zones, the poor are left behind

Every year, major earthquakes, floods, and hurricanes occur. These natural disasters disrupt daily life and, in the worst cases, cause devastation. …

Armed man in Donald Trump shirt harasses Va. mom at polling site

A Donald Trump supporter carrying a gun and passing out sample Republican literature in front of a Virginia polling site badgered a mom with her …

Claiming Social Security At 70 May Not Be As Smart As You Think

Image source: Getty Images.<p>If you're debating the pros and cons of claiming Social Security early or late, you're not alone. Deciding when to begin receiving your Social Security benefits is one of the most important (and difficult) decisions facing retirees. Is it smarter to wait to claim so that …

FactCheck: No, "Irish slaves" did NOT build the White House

ONE OF THE biggest moments of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last night was this line in US First Lady Michelle Obama’s speech: …

The Obamas And The White House's Slave Legacy

In her speech Monday night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Michelle Obama said she wakes up "every morning in a house that was built by slaves." She spoke about the feeling of watching her daughters, "two beautiful, intelligent, black young women playing with their dogs on …

The recipe for building wealth hasn't changed

Building wealth has gotten harder for most people in recent years. But the habits that can make you rich haven't changed.It boils down to this: …

Divorce doesn’t preclude Social Security spousal benefits

If you are divorced or in the process of getting divorced, there are some important considerations concerning your Social Security benefits.<p><i>Learn</i> …

Retirement

Wahhabism, Islamic State And The Saudi Connection – Analysis

By Lincoln Clapper<p>The rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has become somewhat of a revelation to the international community over the …

Billionaire George Soros Warns of Possible Global Economic Crisis

Billionaire George Soros warned investors on Thursday that the global economy could be facing a crisis.<p>At an economic forum in Sri Lanka, the hedge …

Austerity is their best weapon: How the rich and powerful sold inequality to the masses

A budget approach cloaked in technical jargon has become a tool of oppression, explains economist Orsola Costantini<p><i>Orsola Costantini, Senior Economist at the Institute for New Economic Thinking, is the author of a new paper which exposes the disturbing history of how a budget approach cloaked in</i> …

America's Investment Crisis is Getting Worse

For an economy to grow, somebody has to be willing to spend money–be it consumers, the government, or the business sector.<p>Without money changing …

I Inherited a Mortgage. What Can I Do?

Most homeowners have mortgages, and all homeowners die eventually. And, if a homeowner dies with an outstanding mortgage loan, the mortgage company still expects to be paid. Whether the balance owed will be due all at once or can be paid off over time depends on who inherits the home and the state …

3 decades ago, the FBI launched a database to catch rapists — but it's largely unused

Dubbed the Violent Criminal Apprehension Program, or ViCAP, it was a database designed to help catch the nation's most violent offenders by linking together unsolved crimes. A serial rapist wielding a favorite knife in one attack might be identified when he used the same knife elsewhere.<p>The system …

Is the US on the brink of a revolution? | DW | 03.06.2015

Paul Tudor Jones is a popular hedge fund manager in the US. He rarely permits media interviews, but recently, he was one of the speakers at a TED …

5 Favorite Boozy Desserts

Looking to infuse your sweets with more than just a bit of sugar and spice? Open up the liquor cabinet and get baking with these five favorite dessert recipes from the editors of Imbibe.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Follow Imbibe on Twitter: www.twitter.com/imbibe

Israeli Researcher Challenges Jewish DNA links to Israel, Calls Those Who Disagree 'Nazi Sympathizers'

<b>The Genetic Literacy Project reports that the ongoing conflict between Israel and its neighbors over the origins of the “Jewish people” has surfaced again as an issue of great controversy—with science in the crosshairs.</b><p>It’s particularly troublesome when a scientist—in this case, an Israeli …

Groundbreaking Federal Judge Says Current Supreme Court Is as Bad as the Court That Handed Down Dred Scott Decision in 1857

It’s been 158 years since the U.S. Supreme Court in the Dred Scott decision ruled that African-Americans were not American citizens and had no …

World At A Crossroads: Stop The Fast Track To A Future Of Global Corporate Rule

Everyone that comes into contact with our healthcare – or rather sick care – system knows it's broken, or rather that it's fixed. We highlight the …

Jobs Slowly Recovering From Crisis, Favoring Higher Skills

• Global employment finally recovering from crisis, albeit unevenly<br>• Migration, technology pushing workers to higher-skilled jobs<br>• Globalization and …

Pope Francis Rails Against 'Throwaway Culture' Of Globalization

(Reuters) - Pope Francis launched a fresh attack on economic injustice on Saturday, condemning the "throwaway culture" of globalization and calling for new ways of thinking about poverty, welfare, employment and society.<p>In a speech to the association of Italian cooperative movements, he pointed to …

Rich get richer from fewer labor unions, study says

A study by the International Monetary Fund tracked three decades of income and found that as unionization declined, the wealth of the richest 10 …

NATO Lies and Provocations: Splitting the Atlantic Alliance | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>“The war has been provoked to destroy the Russian World, to draw Europe into it, and to surround Russia with hostile countries. Unleashing this world</i> …

TPPA a ‘New World Order’ conspiracy to regulate trade, Dr M warns

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad speaks at the International Conference on ‘New World Order’ organised by the Perdana Global Peace Foundation at the Putrajaya …

After-hours buzz: Weibo, Google, Verifone & more

<i>Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday:</i><p>Analogic - The medical equipment maker reported adjusted second-quarter earnings of …