Has there ever been a time in your life when you have been treated unfairly or in a manner that you would deem to be rude or cruel? For most people, the answer to that question is sure to be a resounding yes. The fact of the matter is that
By Christine Guthrie
What does it mean in our society to be seen? To be noticed, appreciated, heard? Is it a fearful thing to be noticed? In our communities we need to experience processes of belonging that affirm us as individuals at the same time as providing communal group experiences that promote
Most of us believe in the first impression. It is such a natural instinct to have some kind of perception about another at a single glance. Perhaps, it is unavoidable to an extent. However, we often take judgment too far. We can easily see the victims of judgmental behavior all
Millions of women around the world experience violence, inequality, and disadvantage every day. Here are five organisations helping to give these women a voice by advocating for gender equality.
Helping women in areas of war and conflict
Women for Women
Women for Women International has helped more than 462 000 marginalised women
By John Watson
It is altogether too easy to look at a fellow human being and immediately write them off based on their demeanor or appearance. The perfect example is when passing a homeless person on the street. The majority of people avert their gaze, while others are a lot more
By Simone Ravenscroft
We all judge each other - this is a fact of life. I believe I speak for the majority when I say, if you can genuinely look someone in the eyes and say you have NEVER passed judgment on another person in any way, you would be lying.
Mornings are hard, but living more sustainably doesn’t have to be. With most of us living busy on-the-go lives, it’s hard to make choices for the betterment of the planet. This list breaks it down and makes it easy. Remember, you don’t have to break bank (or a sweat) in
In a reality riddled with an innumerable variety of shades of grey, very little is black and white. Morality seems often entirely subjective, and decisions unclear. While we are defined by our actions, a few wise words may at times aid us with some much needed direction. Below are 10
Go Green Cards is a fun game with weekly action steps geared towards incorporating sustainable living into participants’ lives.
The main goal of Go Green Cards is to simplify the transition to living more sustainable by breaking it down into manageable weekly action steps. By providing guidance and resources, participants have
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last five-or-so years, you’ve probably heard of the ‘random act of kindness’ phenomenon. It could be a stranger paying for the food of the person behind them in the drive-thru line, or could be as simple as holding the door open