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Karl Marx’s Conflict Theory and What It Reveals about Today’s Society

By |2019-06-10T00:17:57+03:00June 10th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Brexit has caused deep divisions in households in the UK. In France, the ‘gilets jaunes’ are threatening to bring the country to a standstill over rising fuel costs. Can conflict theory help us understand why? If you’ve noticed that the world seems to be getting a lot less tolerant these days, then conflict theory might [...]

The Psychology of Anchoring and How It Affects Your Ideas & Decisions

By |2019-05-23T19:48:39+03:00May 26th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , |

Anchoring in psychology is a specific cognitive bias. It takes the form of individuals grabbing hold of the one piece of information they heard first, to the detriment of other information. You might know this as ‘first impressions’ – when someone relies on their own first idea of a person or situation. How the psychology [...]

Debt Problems: Consumer Society’s Tool of Manipulation and Control

By |2019-05-17T17:12:36+03:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

Life isn’t always fair, and debt problems remind us of this fact. Debt is controlling, so make wise decisions to avoid this. I’ve been in debt, oh yes, but I am thankful that it was a problem I fixed as soon as possible. However, I have seen other people’s debt spiral out of control at [...]

What’s Wrong with Our Economic System? The Ugly Truth Most People Neglect

By |2019-02-20T14:22:46+03:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought|Tags: , , , , |

More and more people start to realize that something about our current economic system is deeply wrong. There are some ugly truths many of us are unaware of or prefer to neglect. Some ideas and technologies are so old and entrenched that we can easily forget that they were once created. In fact, it's hard to [...]

How to Protect Your Identity from Thieves and Corporations on the Internet

By |2018-11-23T21:22:33+03:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , , |

The Internet equals convenience. That said, it has many dangers, so it's necessary to know how to protect your identity. Identity thieves are becoming more sophisticated every day. They have many ways to use the information that you have stored online to access your bank accounts. So, how to protect your identity and what should [...]

15 Signs Your Root Chakra Is Blocked and How to Heal It

By |2019-02-28T18:53:43+03:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

The Root Chakra or Muladhara is the first in the chakra system. Read on to learn what the functions of this chakra are and how it manifests itself with emotional and physical issues when blocked. In the Sanskrit, mula means "root" or "base" and the word adhara means "support", so the meaning of the word [...]

5 Ways Meaningful Work Makes an Introvert Happy (and What to Do with a Boring Job)

By |2018-09-06T00:22:30+03:00June 1st, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , |

Meaningful work is much more important for introverts than a high-paying job or a prestigious career. Here are five things that make a job truly satisfying for an introvert. We have often heard motivational speakers saying that we should chase our passions, transform them into our careers and then, we will not work a day. [...]

The Pursuit of Happiness and 5 ‘I’ll Be Happy When’ Loops You Might Be Stuck In

By |2019-02-25T16:18:40+03:00May 12th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

If you are a human being, I suspect you want to be happy. Since the days of Aristotle, happiness was believed to encompass pleasure and a life well lived. This is what our eternal pursuit of happiness is all about. According to the University of California, happiness is the experience of joy, contentment, or positive [...]