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Five Meaningful Ways to Help

People often wonder how they can help in this stormy era. However, many seldom take action. This is because they just don’t know how to do it. Similarly, some people believe they don’t have anything to offer. Nevertheless, there are…

Decoding the Fear of the Unknown

The concept of the fear of the unknown was studied by Sigmund Freud and has much to do with what the coronavirus pandemic has unleashed on the world. Many people have experienced anguish that they hadn’t felt since childhood. It’s…

Can Saving Lives Be a Crime?

Believe it or not, saving lives is a crime in some instances. But what’s one to do, look the other way? The government of Lesbos tried three Proemaid firefighters from Seville, Spain for the “crime” of saving hundreds of people.…

The Role of Parents during Lockdown

The coronavirus crisis has placed us in an extraordinary situation. Those who can are working from home, most shops are closed, and children and teenagers aren’t going to school. The situation is difficult, and being parents during lockdown can make…