https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/valley-girl-brain/201801/3-reasons-why-smart-people-do-dumb-things For a real-world example, look at the difference between climate change believers and deniers. Most of the scientific community (97 percent) strongly believe climate change is a real threat to the environment, citing measurable data points, including increased CO2 in the atmosphere, droughts, temperatures, and sea surface temperatures. Meanwhile,Continue Reading

How Mentally Strong People Respond to Snarky Comments. https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/what-mentally-strong-people-dont-do/201709/how-mentally-strong-people-respond-snarky-comments They Know When to Speak Up And When to Shut Up Mentally strong people understand when to be assertive and they’re not afraid to speak up. But they also recognize that it’s sometimes best to ignore someone who is using snarkyContinue Reading

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/fulfillment-any-age/201706/why-some-people-just-have-difficult-relationships According to Ricco and Sierra, avoidantly-attached individuals should be less able to handle conflict for several reasons. First of all, they have a distrustful view of others, figuring that they’re not really all that loyal or caring. Secondly, they’re not as good at gauging how other people feel. Finally,Continue Reading

'Free food for people in need': Indian restaurant praised for generosity, https://t.co/fYR3ER07UA via @nzherald — NZ Human Rights (@NZHumanRights) May 24, 2017 An Auckland Indian takeaway restaurant is being praised after offering free food to those in need. Paradise in Sandringham has installed a cupboard full of food with aContinue Reading

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/regional/253759/trafficking-accused-plead-not-guilty Three men have pleaded not guilty to the first people-trafficking charges to be laid in New Zealand. Satnam Singh, right, one of three men accused of people trafficking and a supporter. Jaswinder Singh Sangha and Satnam Singh were arrested in Motueka last week and have been charged with arrangingContinue Reading