For decades, Cosmopolitan magazine has been enthusiastically converting the mainstream, feel-bad-about-yourself mythology of girl-meets-guy into a mainstream, monthly infection. You’re supposed to only want guys (duh), and be validated through men (it’s so exciting!), and make yourself pretty so he’ll like you (eat a smaller lunch and tone those glutes!) and taking this matter into your own hands is empowering (and here are some bonus sex tips to help… 718 more words
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(What Would Jose Rizal Do?)
While growing up, I have always developed a funny sense of fascination on why everyone in my family calls my brother ‘the only begotten son’ and considers him the most precious of all treasures because according to them, his is the only blood that would carry my family’s name on to the next generations to come. 600 more words
THE WISDOM OF THE YOUNG!
I recently watched a 60 MINUTES segment on COX TV that was both inspiring and shocking.
The documentary film was about an organization known as INVISIBLE CHILDREN, founded in 2004 by three young Americans, Jason Russell, Bobby Bailey and Laren Poole, who had graduated from the University of Southern California the year before. 445 more words