The most delusive kind of helping arises from the conviction that one is the possessor of some great liberating truth that needs to be impressed upon others. Ken Jones, The New Social Face of Buddhism (p. 177)
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Used to think men with guns liquored up with religion and politics were the problem. Now it’s men with kukri knives.
You would think by now that with all the blood we’ve spilt in our superstitious religious rites; in our political struggles for power and control; in animal research laboratories for our health and safety; in wars to determine our national … Continue reading
According to the Daily Mirror Sarah Brown, wife of Britain’s Prime Minister Gordon Brown, Twittered, “Am hoping that no veal served at lunch again today – have declined it twice this trip as just feel very strongly about it.” Why … Continue reading
Planned and structured eating and understanding your personal food triggers are essential. In addition, educating yourself about food can help alter your perceptions about what types of food are desirable. Just as many of us now find cigarettes repulsive, Dr. … Continue reading