Category Archives: Inspirational

Why We Sometimes Hate The Good Guy

“Why we sometimes hate the good guy,” by Pat Barclay, University of Guelph Everyone is supposed to cheer for good guys. We’re supposed to honour heroes, saints and anyone who helps others, and we should only punish the bad guys. … Continue reading

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Religion Does Not Determine Your Morality

“Religion does not determine your morality,” by Jim Davies, Carleton University Most religious people think their morality comes from their religion. And deeply religious people often wonder how atheists can have any morality at all. I’m going to use Christianity as … Continue reading

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How To ‘Love-Craft’ Your Relationships For Health And Happiness

“How to ‘love-craft’ your relationships for health and happiness,” by Carrie Jenkins, University of British Columbia You know how to find happiness: Just meet Prince Charming (or Cinderella), overcome all obstacles, and get married. The end. Sure, we kind of know … Continue reading

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About A Third Of Employees Have Faced Bullying At Work

“About a third of employees have faced bullying at work – here’s how to recognize and deal with it,” by Jason Walker, Adler University and Deborah Circo, University of Nebraska Omaha The phenomenon of bullying, harassment and sexual abuse in … Continue reading

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The New Chapters Of Our Lives

Chapters of our lives are for us to write. And while we live in a constantly changing world, instead of fearing it, we should embrace it. We have the freedom to pursue our dreams and follow the rhythms of the … Continue reading

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Trying To Be More Mindful In 2024?

“Trying to be more mindful in 2024? Try these tips for being mindful with your partner and kids,” by Hali Kil, Simon Fraser University and Nathaniel Johnson, Simon Fraser University With the new year comes new year’s resolutions. Many of us … Continue reading

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3 Ways To Encourage Kids To Be More Charitable And Kind This Holiday Season

“3 ways to encourage kids to be more charitable and kind this holiday season,” by Hali Kil, Simon Fraser University With the holiday season just around the corner, families and households will soon be gathering to give and receive gifts. Many … Continue reading

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How Small Acts Of Kindness Can Make You Happier

“How small acts of kindness can make you happier and healthier,” by Meena Andiappan, University of Toronto How to optimize the pursuit of well-being and happiness is a question researchers have tried to tackle from a range of angles. The … Continue reading

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Who Are Canada’s ‘Most Historically Significant’ Women?

“Who are Canada’s ‘most historically significant’ women?” by Donica Belisle, University of Regina and Andrea Eidinger, University of British Columbia Regarding women’s history in this country, most Canadians could use a refresher, according to a recent poll conducted by Historica Canada … Continue reading

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How Howard Thurman Met Gandhi And Brought Nonviolence To The Civil Rights Movement

“How Howard Thurman met Gandhi and brought nonviolence to the civil rights movement,” by Walter E. Fluker, Boston University Director Martin Doblmeier’s 2019 documentary, “Backs Against the Wall: The Howard Thurman Story,” highlighted Thurman’s important role in the civil rights struggle … Continue reading

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