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Whose identity is it anyway?

The Cosmos

Everything is really about who we are. Individually and collectively, identity matters. Who we are individually defines personal identity; who we are collectively defines our group identities. 1,956 more words

Group Identity

Freedom Vs Existence

Failure to belong to a group induces alienation, identity crisis and oblivion. To have an individual identity you must first have a group identity. Within the group are definitive mental, psychological and behavioural standards, that define the character, culture, makeup and values. 1,059 more words

Sacred Values and the "Devoted" Rather than the "Rational"

Dying and Killing for Sacred Objects

By Richard A. Koenigsberg

Terrorists die and kill for sacred objects such as “Allah” or “the Palestinian homeland.” In the First World War, millions of human beings died and killed expressing fealty toward sacred objects with names like France, Germany, Great Britain, Russia, or Italy. 717 more words
Communication And Conflict Resolution

The Cannibalizing Nature of Group Identity Politics

We were created to be seen, heard and understood as individuals, yet are constantly being shuffled off in to groups with predetermined character traits. Women you belong here with the victimized, white males stand over there under the racist/sexist flag and minorities you’re in with the permanently aggrieved, government is your savior crowd. 576 more words

Random Thoughts

What is your story? (AusAca comp)

Recently, I’ve had the absolute pleasure to be one of the three judges for the AusAca (Australian A cappella put on by Vocal Australia) national finals. 913 more words