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The response to Foley’s beheading should have been a MOAB dropped on an ISIS-held town...

How the U.S. and Europe Failed James Foley

Foley’s execution is also a chilling wake-up call for American and European policymakers, as well as U.S. news outlets and aid organizations.

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Government

raising children without labels

I was reading a friend’s thoughts about dyslexia last night (on Facebook) and it got me thinking about how we are categorized based on our perceived intelligence, how the hierarchy of skills determines whether children are praised or shamed. 1,338 more words

Homeschooling

Seeds for Meditation ~ Bowing Down In Prayer

I bow down to all the masters whose fragrance has touched this earth.
I bow down to the inherent wisdom of life itself.
I bow down to the infinite intelligence of consciousness.
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Spirituality

Two Kinds of Intelligence - Rumi (8/19)

Please read the following slowly, prayerfully and aloud to yourself:

Two Kinds of Intelligence – Rumi (1207-1273)

“There are two kinds of intelligence: One acquired, as a child in school memorizes facts and concepts from books and from what the teacher says, collecting information from the traditional sciences as well as from the new sciences. 230 more words

You Can Learn Anything

Watch this video from Khan Academy encouraging all people to learn while reminding us that the idea that intellectual ability is genetic or fixed is a belief that research has now shown to be myth. 79 more words

UoPeople

God's Word to You August 21

Welcome to God’s Word to You

God’s Word to You today is found in James 3:17-18

17 But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. 322 more words