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Guard Your Mind Like the Precious Resource It Is

I’m concerned about a better world. I’m concerned about justice; I’m concerned about brotherhood; I’m concerned about truth. And when one is concerned about that, he can never advocate violence. For through violence you may murder a murderer, but you can’t murder murder. Through violence you may murder a liar, but you can’t establish truth. Through…

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The 5 Most Dangerous Demands of Fear

It seems the fear is taking over. After all, it’s been such an integral part of our lives for such a long a time now that, sadly, life just wouldn’t feel normal without it. They used to say that if it bleeds it leads, implying that fear-pimping was somehow an acceptable part of economic growth.…

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Why We Freeze When We’re Scared And How To Overcome It

Pretty much everyone is well aware of the flight or fight response. Whenever humans encounter a dangerous situation, their sympathetic nervous system kicks into gear. Adrenaline is dumped into our bloodstreams, our senses are heightened, our reflexes quicken, and we become relatively immune to the sensation of pain. Then we make a decision. Depending on…

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High Anxiety: Americans Among Most Tense People in the World, Survey Finds

A decade-long study shows a disturbing trend of anxiety levels among US citizens. Deep concerns of war and natural disasters continue to distress people across the country, the newly published survey has found. In the survey conducted by the global information technology company, Unisys, the US jumped to 8 out of 13 countries surveyed. Americans…

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