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Respect: An Essential Element in Relationships

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 06.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Although respect may not come naturally, it is a vital ingredient, a building block in human relationships, as fundamental as the alphabet is to language.

What's Great About Kids Today

Colleen Turner | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Colleen Turner

Bullying behaviors do not last long when a child's peer group appreciates the importance of respecting themselves and others

Transgender Female Crossfit Athlete Chloie Jonsson Talks Equality, Acceptance, Tolerance and Respect

Toni Newman | Posted 05.31.2014 | Gay Voices
Toni Newman

Chloie Jonnson is a transgender female and CrossFit athlete fighting for her rights to compete as a female in the CrossFit Games. CrossFit has issue...

Two Little Words That Can Make All the Difference!

Craig Dowden | Posted 05.12.2014 | Business
Craig Dowden

This sentiment is often accompanied by an exasperated acceptance of defeat, as it seems the problem is too big to solve. However, the above research suggests that we may be more powerful than we think.

4 Things That Will Pronounce a Relationship D.E.A.D.

Nancy Lang | Posted 08.06.2013 | Divorce
Nancy Lang

According to most people, relationships are the most important aspect of our lives, yet we don't give them the same effort and attention as we do our careers, or even our cars or pets. Why?

Did the TSA Harrass Us Because of Our Special Needs Son?

Marla Murasko | Posted 06.15.2013 | Parents
Marla Murasko

My husband and I have traveled many places with our son, who is 7 years old and diagnosed with Down syndrome. We have traveled through many airports and have always followed the TSA policies. However, on this one particular day, we encountered rude and unpleasant harassment.

Changing Culture in Higher Education

Paul Stoller | Posted 01.26.2013 | College
Paul Stoller

In the corporate culture of the contemporary American universities--a virtual minefield of administrative obstacles--time and patience are in increasingly short supply.

Building a Nation Where Everybody Is Somebody

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 07.22.2012 | Impact
Stuart Muszynski

Anyone in the media, in politics or behind closed doors who refuses to respect the dignity of another ought to be called out as a bully, a narcissist, a hate-inciter or all of the above. Let's not repeat the mistake we made with Senator Joe McCarthy by calling people like this "leaders."

What Disrespect Looks Like to Women

Linda Durnell | Posted 07.01.2012 | Women
Linda Durnell

Behavior that denigrates women is prevalent throughout the world. Women are wives, co-workers, sisters, mothers, friends, daughters and over half of t...

Pinned: Porn on Pinterest

Susan Harrow | Posted 05.14.2012 | Home
Susan Harrow

I'm in love with Pinterest the new hot social network where images are digital coke -- addictive, unlimited pleasure with just a few side effects -- l...

The NFL, Disrespect And The Men Of Our Church

Brady Boyd | Posted 12.19.2011 | Religion
Brady Boyd

Disrespect is many times dangerous and often lethal. There are many men in prison today who committed awful crimes simply because someone did something that dishonored them or made them look bad in front of others.

I Know You Are but What Am I?! The Snark Epidemic in Modern Media Discourse

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 11.29.2011 | Media
Lorraine Devon Wilke

We've gone from the repressive culture of the Victorian era, through the enforced civility of the 40's and 50's, past the wild rebellion of the 60's and 70's, right up to the Pit Bull Throat-Ripping Mentality of the 2000's.

Friday Talking Points [93] -- Lies, Lies And Propaganda

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Political discussions in America are fast becoming solely theological in nature.. Each side has their beliefs. Each has their tenets which they fervently defend. Much of this is done on faith.

The Power of Skin: Shake Your Booty?

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

I could have yanked down my top. I could have danced seductively too. But that's not me. I want to be taken seriously -- as a woman, I want to be listened to, cherished, not gawked at.

Disrespecting the Poor

Ian Welsh | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ian Welsh

There is no rule more iron that the less you get paid, the worse you will be treated. Clerks treat you worse. Government bureaucrats can often barely conceal their contempt.