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Get Over It, Because Only Productive Dialogue Leads to Understanding

By | 2017-02-28T08:03:24+00:00 February 28th, 2017|blog, Empower Me, Featured, My Two Cents., News & Politics|

Did anyone think that he would suddenly veer off the positions in which the political right has grown increasingly entrenched for the last 50 years? I didn’t. By Denele Campbell Tuesday I attended a town hall meeting sponsored by Rep. Steve Womack (Republican) of our 3rd Congressional District (Northwest Arkansas). The room would comfortably [...]

Using Shame as a Weapon.

By | 2017-02-10T19:18:20+00:00 February 10th, 2017|blog, Featured, News & Politics, Relationships|

It's easy to hide behind our phones or computers, make comments, be righteous, be strong. Until we get lambasted for saying what we feel.   By Debbie Lynn The "Rights," the "Lefts" and the ones who fall in-between are fighting. The words: shame on you, fills social media The tweets, posts and a [...]

500,000 Women Walk into a Bar

By | 2017-02-01T08:01:21+00:00 February 1st, 2017|blog, Buddhism for Dudes, Featured, News & Politics|

The simple reasoning for the Women’s March covers a lot of territory. Like during the 60s: the protests were ostensibly against the war, but what was really being protested was the military draft. The most popular chant at those marches was, “Hell no, we won’t go!” Poor people fought in Vietnam; rich people could [...]

January 2017

Using Buddhism to Make America Great Again

By | 2017-02-01T14:29:48+00:00 January 11th, 2017|blog, Buddhism, Featured, News & Politics|

We are all leaves on the same tree, and the same basic goodness that lived in Buddha 2,500 years ago lives in all of us regardless of our political affiliations.   By Alex Chong Do Thompson As the presidential inauguration approaches, there are many different emotions running through me---anger, sadness and confusion would [...]