Men mentoring men thru the passages of their lives.
I came across a story in our local paper about a men's shelter in Calgary that takes in male victims of domestic abuse. Here is the link to the Society that is running it. Family of Men
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My grandmother wrote a book about colonial life in British Malaya in the 1910s through to the mid 1930s. She was the mistress of a rubber plantation, having married the manager in Ceylon and moved to the Far East a few weeks later. I would love to hear feedback on the text and on the forward.
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In the early 21st century men’s roles are in a profound state of flux, as the worst recession in since the 1930’s has destroyed millions of male jobs. Men are facing an uncertain future and a starker choice: adapt or perish.
So says the promotional text for another high quality CBC Doc Zone presentation of "The End of Men". Check it out by reading the article and/or viewing the promotional video extract.
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The older I get the more patriotic I become. I have always admired my own country. I love our national spirit, which has become more and more clear and definite about itself over the last 40 years. As a man among men I have a certain pride about my country that I want to be able to continue unabated into the future. Our leaders may have spent money on the Olympics rather than on child poverty, but right now today - I am proud to be Canadian. …Continue
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The doctor has spoken. Prayer, meditation, mindfulness, calm-centeredness, not thinking or talking so much are all on. Squawking all the time is not on. That is hard my friends. But in that spirit another man shared this link on u-tube. I like it a lot. Click to view. Ojibwa Prayer
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There are many Raven Tales, but the one about Raven Bringing The Light is perhaps the best known and the most loved.
Raven is environmentally aware. Even when it is by accident instead of design.
I happen to like a lot this Greenpeace sponsored advertisement that appeared on British TV a couple of years ago. Click here for it. British Hydro Commercial
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Friday I received an e-mail from a brother stating how he felt about a series of thoughtless comments I had made to him. Without accusation or blame he suggested that I might be acting politically rather than out of love and respect for others.
He called it. I own it.
I feel sad.
My resolve - my want - is to slow down and operate out of the calm place inside me. When I do I feel empowered and people around me feel heard and respected. Within,…Continue
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