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The privilege of apathy

These last few weeks, I keep hearing a common sentiment, “I can’t wait for this election to be over so I can stop hearing about politics.” I have heard this sentiment in one form or another all over the place: television, the news, my coworkers, even my own family. 771 more words




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Apathy Wins the Day

Apathy Wins the Day

By BR Chitwood


A terrible thing, Apathy!

Insidious and mind-numbing!

Slow in its worm-wiggling through

The mind’s creative channels…

As the words, phrases, characters… 152 more words

The need for control

I have a difficult relationship with my mother. And I have a difficult relationship with control. I struggle to give up control. I struggle to live on someone else’s terms. 383 more words

What We Desire

By Chuck Griffin
LifeTalk Editor

Psalm 63:1-8

A psalm of David, regarding a time 
when David was in the wilderness of Judah.

O God, you are my God;
    I earnestly search for you. 421 more words

five ways to conquer student apathy

I recently published a post about Five Things Teachers Can Do to Conquer Student Apathy. The post focused on specific actions teachers can take to build a classroom community and culture that is safe, engaging, and encourages students to get involved. 1,473 more words

Teaching Teens

Unmasking the Anti-Masker

The mask is a symbol of empathy. And for a lot of people, that is an unfamiliar emotion. An emotion that feels uncomfortable and may push us to act in way we are not used to. 400 more words

Anti Masker