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30: Why Celebrate Things We Don’t Really Believe

30: Why Celebrate Things We Don’t Really Believe

From holidays to patriotic rituals, there are many things we celebrate throughout the course of the year. Lots of people are willing to join the celebration but how many genuinely believe in what they’re celebrating? Should it matter if our observance takes place from a position of substance and comprehension or are we fine just going through the motions? 
September 18, 2017
15: How To Change the World As An Individual

15: How To Change the World As An Individual

Mass movements are seductive. We find a sense of safety in numbers and they all seem to promise a quick and easy fix to the problems that need solving. Unfortunately, mass movements are easily distracted. They can be co-opted and, sometimes, the promise of “unity” becomes fertile ground for animalistic groupthink. If you’re the kind of person who yearns to be a problem-solver, take heart! This episode will offer you hope and some ideas on how to make the difference you were born to make by engaging your own sense of personal purpose.
August 9, 2017