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everyday advice and articles on how to make it in today's society.

American Farmer

Many people don’t have to think much about where they get their food these days.  It’s easy to go to the store and just pick up whatever you want.  But in the Midwest, it’s hard to ignore the miles of fields that border the...

Interracial Relationships

The New York Times reports that, “A surge of interracial dating and marriage in a multi-racial 21st century America, is now more visible and has clearly become more diverse than ever.”  This cultural phenomenon comprises the full potential, of becoming less stratified and defined by...

Safeguard Your Hot Sauce

When it comes to the topic of condiments, I almost never cease to assert that my favorite for spicing up any dish is Tamari sauce (a thicker and less salty version of soy sauce). It is far superior to salt in practically all foods, except for...

Global Business Slow to Embrace Sustainable Development–UN Pushes Corporate Responsibility Pact

Socially responsible corporate practices are still not part of business culture. Out of some 80,000 multinational corporations around the world, only a small percentage embraced corporate sustainability, UN says. In spite of several UN-backed initiatives to foster greater involvement of companies to advance sustainable...

Conservatives Scientifically Proven as Stupid & Racist

So how many times have you said, at a dinner party or during a political discussion, how stupid Republicans and racists are ?  Well now you have scientific proof. Researchers from Ontario, Canada’s Brock University have come to the same conclusion that most liberals have asserted...

Eating Seasonally

The world isn’t a supermarket. Food isn’t really available year-round and at cheap prices. Most of the world waits for apples in the fall, for fresh greens in the spring—or, at least, they used to. Globalization of food as an industry has made the...