Choose to believe that all things are leading up to something greater, and one day, when you least might expect it, you will look back and thank all those pitfalls for molding the updated version of you.
How Peace Can Start a Revolution: The Story of Aung San Suu Kyi
“Freedom and democracy are dreams you never give up.”-Aung San Suu Kyi Sometimes taking the road less traveled is an arduous task. But when you’re called to fulfill a purpose larger than yourself, turning back is not an option. No one knows this like political prisoner Aung San Suu Kyi. A fierce advocate for democracy,… Read More
Margaret Thatcher: A Woman of Unwavering Conviction
“If you want something said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask a woman.” Known for her uncompromising style of politics and leadership, Margaret Thatcher was the longest-serving British Prime Minister of the 20th century and is the only woman to have held the office. Thatcher’s early years helped to shape her political… Read More
Are We Politically Correct or Passionate?
Do we still see poor people any more? I wonder sometimes if they have disappeared into their food insecure homes in economically disadvantaged communities making it almost convenient to forget they exist. We speak of them in politically correct, academically accurate terms that the average person doesn’t understand, much less feel compelled to do anything… Read More
Time to Fight for What We Believe In!
Can you believe a woman was fired for being too irresistible? Yep! It’s a strange world we live in when a woman can be too attractive to keep her job. So was the experience of Melissa Nelson, a dental assistant in Iowa, who was terminated by her employer after 10 years of stellar performance, because… Read More