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14 Soldiers Photographed Before, During & After War

Filmmaker Lalange Snow photographed and interviewed 14 members of 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland before they were sent to Afghanistan, after three months' service, and mere days after coming back home from their deployment. The series, titled "We Are The Not Dead," is meant to expose ...
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5 Essential Keys To True Lasting Happiness

Why does happiness seem so fleeting? Why does the immediate satisfaction of a fun night out, a shopping spree, or getting more likes on that recent Facebook post never seem to last? We can get a short term rush out of social validation and material gain but if they don’t fulfill some fundamental cr...
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25 Simple Ways You Can Actually Change The World

Turn on the TV. What do you see? Tornadoes, typhoons, devastation everywhere. Homeless people, corrupt politicians, poverty. Robbery, rape, murder. Climate change. War. Pollution. I could go on and on. But just a few of these is enough to make one feel depressed about what’s going on in our ...
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Pull Success From The Rubble Of Your Failure

When we fail at something — whether that means we missed our expectations, closed the door on a business, or had to leave a position we thought would bring us forward — it’s easy to see that failure as a burned down home. For months, or years, we filled that home with treasures, but as the fire cons...
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6 Ways To Make Love With Your Partner (Without Having Sex)

I'm sure I don't need to remind most of you of the joys of having sex. Whether you've formed your opinion from firsthand experience or have been heavily impacted by the media and pop culture's obsession with it, sex (and thoughts about sex) seems to be a staple in most of our lives. But what about ...
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11 Powerful Quotes For Everyday Motivation

Life is not easy. Along the way, we come across struggles, failures, and frustrations. When times are tough, it tends to take a toll on even the strongest of us. But let’s not underestimate our capacity to bounce back. A lot of times, all it takes is a smile, a breath of fresh air, and a dose of...
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7 Scientifically Proven Steps To Achieve Lasting Happiness

You wake up and go to work. You exchange hellos and go to a meeting. You have lunch with someone special. You leave the office. You grab dinner and drinks with friends. You go home. You go to bed. You can’t sleep. You find yourself thinking, “Is something missing?” Are you happy? ...