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The Mindset of a Police Officer.

Serve and Protect? Police officers have one responsibility, to serve and protect. With consistent shootings of innocent people, it has drawn questions about the commitment to this duty. If there was ever a time when blacks felt protected and safe around cops, it isn’t now. Behind every badge is an individual with their own personal […]

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Is Fear Real?

What is fear?   Fear- an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat. To go in depth with the construction of the mind could take hours. It works so in sequence with different parts of the brain, it hardly leaves a valid explanation […]

San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams in Santa Clara, Calif., Monday, Sept. 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) ORG XMIT: FXN

Pros and Cons of the Sport Football

I love football. The competition, the man it makes out of you, and the entertainment is all great. I respect the amount of work put in to succeed. There are pros and cons about football that create a love/hate relationship for me. The entertainment, social gatherings, and endless gossip it creates is fulfilling. Some may […]

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 20:  (AFP OUT) US President Barack Obama dances with his wife and First Lady Michelle Obama during the Western Inaugural Ball on January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama was sworn in as the 44th President of the United States today, becoming the first African-American to be elected President of the US.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Are People Getting Married More or Less?

Marriage Rates People all over the world are getting married at a lesser rate compared to generations before. A number of many different factors play a part in this behavior. From school, to the rise in women independence, to it being a faded tradition. Nobody understands the drop off in marriage rates, but the world […]

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The importance of a father figure in households.

Much of what we study and make observations from is a form of reduction-ism. That is to say by taking things a part, we can understand them better. Taking a human a part doesn’t give any logical explanation for their behavior. So studying the results of kids who are missing their father show interesting statistics. […]

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How To Stop Overthinking.

You are more than capable of doing anything your heart desires. Everything that you see whether the beauty of nature, or the discoveries and creations by humans, lie within you. We are at war with ourselves. So to get out of your own way would be an attempt to increase awareness of your thoughts. Each […]

The Power of Imagery and Reputation.

The image attached to people, places, and things can be everlasting. Images lead to stereotypes which can interfere with logic, and portray things in a detrimental or positive way. You see the importance with image in religion, groups, and even company brands. It also happens when our reputation is at risk, with character assassination, or […]

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The Power of Attention and Attention Span.

We’ve all been in class and heard our teacher yell, “Pay attention!”. This is because attention is one of the most powerful things in the world. When you are focused, you’re almost in a hypnotic state, you’re accepting information that’ll impact your life and decisions subconsciously in the future. Depending on your level of focus […]

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What shoe represents you, Starbury’s or Jordans?

It truly is a great feeling to know there are people who look to represent something money can’t buy. Honor, respect, and appreciation should be shown to people like Stephon Marbury. The more I look into the purpose behind why he sold shoes for fifteen dollars, the more I wonder why it never worked. He […]