Category Archives: politics

Changing No to Yes

One of the great misunderstandings of our moment is that so many people equate being against everything with being for something. Nothing could be further from the truth. Don’t get me wrong, there’s plenty of treachery, violence, and manipulation to … Continue reading

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“The Vision Thing”

Today’s Affirmation: I am a visionary. I see things well ahead of the pack!” “The vision thing” was a phrase that became popular in political circles in 1987. During an interview with Time Magazine, Vice-president George H.W. Bush answered questions … Continue reading

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Freedom Vs. Control

Every time you give your power to decide your path or to be who you are away, you are disempowered. Freedom struggles in the face of controlling paradigms because many lack a strong enough impulse to be autonomous. It is … Continue reading

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52 Reflections on “Us” vs. “Them”

There is a dangerous virus that pervades many minds on this planet. It is s0 woven into the fabric of our conditioning that many don’t even recognize it in themselves. The assumption that “We’re right” and “They’re wrong” is a … Continue reading

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Questions Empowered People Ask Their Leaders – The Affirmation Spot for Friday November 19, 2010

Thoughts of the Day: “The most important decision we make is whether we believe we live in a friendly or a hostile universe.” ~ Albert Einstein “Be the change you want to see in the world.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi Will … Continue reading

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Political Affirmations and Truisms – The Affirmation Spot for Thursday October 28, 2010

Thought for Today “In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant.” ~ Charles De Gaulle Over the past several days, I have had several people share with me how tired they are of this political season. … Continue reading

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Collective Mental Empowerment Parts I & II

Today’s Quote: Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. ~George Santayana Last summer I posted a two-part series on the importance of mental empowerment. The first article discussed all the ways the mental environment is polluted … Continue reading

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