Defenders of guns and politicians hide the pattern of domestic abuse and gun crime with talk of the Second Amendment and foreign terrorism. The media reserves the headlines for mass shootings. So, the fact that gun owning partners kill women at an alarming rate does not make the news and prevents furthering gun control.
Your willingness to look at your darkness is what empowers you to change - Iyanla Vanzant
Breathe deeply and hug you. The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself. #kindness #mindfulness
Ageing white men at the BBC earning more than women and black people is hardly a surprise. Income and other inequalities based on race and sex are not a thing of the past. Away from the heady heights of entertainment, where salaries far exceed London’s average £27,000 pa lies an issue that affects most of… Continue reading Don’t Be Angry At The BBC But At Pension Injustice
The Parliamentary election looming on 8 June 2017 could make Britain an ochlocracy and one-party state. That has huge implications. It will affect our hopes and dreams because politics are personal. However, some politicians and headlines suggest that the biggest impact on our quality of life are immigrants and foreigners. Many see Brexit as the way… Continue reading Foreigners And A Bloody Difficult Woman Election 2017
It's the new year, and that spells the start of resolution season. Resolutions commonly fade in weeks, but mindfulness once mastered aids all new year resolutions to fruition. Now if you follow me on @imjussayin2 will be familiar with my practice of mindfulness. Mindfulness is not some gobbledegook 'religion' that requires leaf eating and sandal… Continue reading Mindfulness And Fulfilling New Year Resolutions
Twenty-sixteen will be a memorable year; one emblazoned on my mind because melodrama toppled pure reason. The annals of history will show it as a pivotal moment. A shift further to the political right. That was a culmination of years of blaming ‘others’ for the ills of the country. Those ‘others’ have included single mothers,… Continue reading 2016 Don’t Look Back In Anger, imjussayin…