Personal Sacrifices Made So This Story Could Be Told

City of Ghosts is influential, powerful and important. It’s a movie that, in a perfect world, didn’t need to exist but because of Matthew Heinaman’s eye and the worsening situation in the world, this documentary is something that needs to be. This documentary is something that brings the phrase “the pen is mightier than the sword” to a whole new level; not only does the movie depicts how the Pen is used to fight ISIS, but how it’s also winning. Stories are told based off of narrative of the people…

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4 Learning Strategies Quick Learners Master But Never Told You

Learning doesn’t just stop when we leave school or university – many of us have goals and dreams that require a level of learning or perhaps just learning new skills for personal growth. Either way, our modern, fast-paced society tends to create a mindset and a need to learn something as fast as possible in order to keep up, and as a result, we often expect more progress and faster mastery of the subject in a shorter amount of time. 4 Steps To Learn Efficiently In Much Less Time 1.…

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What Happens When People Are Told They’re Beautiful (It’ll Make You Smile)

Mehmet Genç, who also goes by the name of Rotasiz Seyyah (which roughly translates as “nomad without a route”), a travel photographer from Turkey creates and shares beautiful pictures that spread positivity wherever he goes. In his “You Are So Beautiful” photo project, he tells the people he encounters that they’re beautiful and then clicks a photograph of their response. He worked six years in the IT field before quitting to follow his heart and nurturing his creativity. Currently living in Manaus, Brazil, he has over 91k followers on Instagram. His…

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Someone told this mom she should stick to one-piece bathing suits. She wasn’t having it.

<br> Any new mom can tell you taking a baby to the pool can be pretty stressful. The last thing you need is input from strangers about how you look in a bikini. But that’s exactly what happened to Lexi Sinclair who, while cooling off at the pool with her son Christian, had a strange and jarring interaction. According to Lexi, an older woman came up to her while she was rubbing sunscreen on her son (every parent’s favorite activity!) and, after some small talk, suggested maybe Lexi ought to…

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A letter to the woman who told me to stay in my daughter’s life after seeing my skin.

‘I’m not a shiny unicorn. There are plenty of black men like me who love fatherhood.’ <br> To a stranger I met at a coffee shop a few years ago who introduced me to what my life as a parent would be like: My “welcome to black fatherhood moment” happened five years ago, and I remember it like it happened yesterday. I doubt you’ll remember it, though — so let me refresh your memory. It was a beautiful Saturday morning in Los Angeles in 2011, and I decided to walk…

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