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by / on April 18, 2015 at 1:16 pm / in Culture, Education, News, Old News, Society

Truck Driver Saves Girl From Horrific Physical and Sexual Abuse

Truck driver Kevin Kimmel was sitting in his rig at a truck stop in New Kent County, Virginia when he noticed a suspicious looking RV with black drapes parked nearby. A short time later he noticed what seemed to be a troubled young girl’s face suddenly appear taking a quick look out the window; what he didn’t know was just […]

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by / on January 3, 2015 at 11:00 am / in Culture, Dysfunctional family dynamics, Editorials, Education, Philosophy, Relationships, Religion, Society, Spirituality

In the Name of God

In the Name of God

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by / on August 9, 2012 at 2:08 pm / in Culture, Education, Philosophy, Psychology, Relationships, Society

How to Know that You’re in a Controlling Relationship

In any culture or society, women or men can become victims of controlling relationships. Often the controlling behaviors may involve minor things and only over time become more controlling and painful.  The controlled partners in these relationships are leveraged in some seemingly innocent way and become focused on pleasing or going along with the controller just to avoid any major […]

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by / on May 30, 2012 at 9:30 am / in Culture, Media, Society

Bystanders and Bullies: Using and Abusing Personal Power

As I think back on that time, I can find a way to feel sorry for Jared. Over the years since, I’ve learned that many bullies were themselves bullied or abused by parents, older siblings, or other authority figures.

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by / on April 13, 2012 at 11:36 am / in Culture, Education, Gender, Parenting, Relationships, Sexuality, Society

Asperger’s Syndrome and Being Bullied

There was a very sobering video posted today on the facebook blog page, courtesy of Stop Teenage Suicide and Wipeout Homophobia on Facebook.  Sobering because it was a mother telling how her 5-year-old son had been bullied to the point where he wanted to die.  Five years old!!!  There can’t be a more resounding wake-up call than that. The story […]

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by / on January 25, 2012 at 2:37 pm / in Country, Education, Philosophy, Politics

Our Future: Curse or Care?

By OcJim Who are the people responsible for the starvation of education in America and the heartless treatment of the vulnerable? We all have a role in this disgrace, but the biggest role can be laid at the feet of the rich — most notably, Wall Street marauders, conservative Democrats, and over-privileged Republicans. If you want to know the seemingly […]

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