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HOW NELSON MANDELA’S LIFE CAN CHANGE YOURS

Nelson Mandela was not a saint, by his own admission. His first wife divorced him because of his adulteries. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993 but in the early sixties he advocated violent struggle. And although he publicly … Continue reading

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HOW TO STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN, PREVENT CHILD ABUSE AND CHANGE THE WORLD

The best way to change the world is one person at a time. So – are you ready? If you’re a woman, then you’re probably already engaged in some way in what I have here. But if you’re a guy … Continue reading

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IF THIS DOESN’T BRING TEARS TO YOUR EYES, YOU’RE MADE OF ROCK

We all need to play the music that we hear inside. To do that, some of us have greater mountains to climb than others. For the Landfill Harmonic, it’s a mountain of trash.    

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TODAY’S NEW SUPERHERO: CCTVMAN

Some of us go about our day. Others go about doing good. Take a look at this.

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ARE YOU SURE YOU’RE NOT BEING WATCHED?

You are. Every day. And it’s not all bad.

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AN IMPORTANT LIFE LESSON

None of us like doing things we don’t want to do. But if we want something bad enough, we have to be prepared to get our feet wet.  

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This is what everyday heroes look like in action

Amid all the bad news … just some ordinary guys doing the right thing …   and here’s the story from yesterday’s news. Think the guy in the red shirt should buy those guys a beer.    

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THE DANCING QUEEN WAITING FOR A BUS

They say we should ‘sing like no one’s listening, dance like no one’s watching … This lady does just that. Love it! And happiness IS not just its own reward. She landed a professional role in a musical soon afterwards!

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WHAT YOU CAN DO TO CHANGE THE WORLD (WITHOUT LEAVING HOME)

When Malala Yousafzai was 13 years old she was shot in the head and neck by a Taliban gunman while returning home on a school bus. She was targeted for assassination because she wrote a blog promoting education for girls. … Continue reading

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YOU CAN’T EVEN REALLY REGRET YOUR MISFORTUNES

This great clip is taken from an interview with the author of ‘The Color Purple,’ Alice Walker. Her story reminds us that even what may appear to be terrible misfortune might bring unexpected blessings. She also talks about the importance … Continue reading

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