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February 2017

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 [...]

November 2016

Spiritual Anger Rising.

By | 2016-11-18T08:50:27+00:00 November 18th, 2016|blog, Empower Me, Featured, News & Politics|

Where does the voice of discontent take us?   By Debbie Lynn We all face irritations (the irrational, the ignorant) and with those irritations come the immense urge to unload our anger. In today’s climate there are many views on what to do with this emotion. We are told to put in our [...]