Good News Headlines 11/22/16



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Divorce Rate In U.S. Drops To Nearly 40-Year Low

by Abigail Abrams, Time Magazine

The U.S. divorce rate dropped for the third year in a row, reaching its lowest point in nearly 40 years, according to data released Thursday… Read More

 


 

Across The Country, Americans Are Standing Up Against Hate

by Tara Culp-Ressler, ThinkProgress

Since Donald Trump was elected to the presidency, there’s been a dramatic uptick in hate and harassment. At the same time, however, Americans across the country are taking a stand against the vitriol being directed at their friends, neighbors, and classmates… Read More

 


 

Obama Administration Cancels Oil And Gas Leases On Blackfeet Tribe’s Sacred Grounds

by Steven Mufson and Brady Dennis, The Washington Post

The Interior Department announced a settlement with Devon Energy for the cancellation of leases in Montana for oil and gas drilling on lands considered sacred by the Blackfeet Tribe… Read More

 


 

Most Complete Study To Date Says Marijuana Can Treat Addiction, Mental Health

from Good News Network

Using marijuana could help some alcoholics and people addicted to opioids kick their habits, a UBC study has found… Read More

 


 

Kids Just Won The Right To Sue The Government For Global Warming

by Kate Ryan, Good Magazine

Last Thursday, U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken delivered a favorable ruling for 21 young plaintiffs that determined their lawsuit against the government and the fossil fuel industry to be valid… Read More

 


 

Allies Form A Circle Of Protection Around Muslim Students Praying In Michigan

by Carol Kuruvilla, The Huffington Post

In outright defiance of the rising levels anti-Muslim hate in America, University of Michigan students joined forces on Monday to protect their own… Read More

 


 

America’s First All-Renewable-Energy City

by Colin Woodard, Politico Magazine

Burlington's decades-long commitment to sustainability has paid off with cheap electricity—and some pretty great homegrown food… Read More

 

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Daily Astrology

April 8, 2020

There is always an energetic and emotional letdown after a full Moon and today is no exception. While early morning lunar squares to Pluto and Jupiter may trigger political debates as well as informative conversations, momentum soon fades. By mid-morning…
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April 2020

April 5–8 Kundalini Yoga Therapy for Facing Death & Transforming Grief with Shanti Shanti Kaur Khalsa, PhD, Director of Guru Ram Das Center for Medicine & Humanology When we...

Cost: $688

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Sponsor: Yoga At The Ashram
Telephone: 508-376-4525
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Thich Nhat Hanh describes mindfulness as “the capacity to be aware of what is going on – what is there.” In these extraordinarily volatile times of racism-related dukkah, it may...

Cost: Suggested donation for general attendance is $15. CE credits available for $30.

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Sponsor: Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy
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Are you going through a divorce, contemplating divorce, or recovering from divorce? Join our online Divorce Boot Camp, and we’ll help you get into shape! Join us and learn about the finer...

Cost: Free

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Sponsor: Vesta: Redefining Divorce
Telephone: 508-744-6014
Contact Name: Deanna Coyle
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Join us on Facebook Live for a guided meditation in the energy of this month’s full moon.

Cost: $11

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Sponsor: The LoveLight Center
Telephone: (207) 216-9584
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Message from Ritu Kapur: I sincerely hope that you are staying healthy and taking care of yourself during these uncertain times. I am seeing/ noticing a lot of anxiety and worry everywhere, not...

Cost: Free

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Sponsor: Sohum Yoga and Meditation Studio
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Robert Rivest will share powerful mindfulness practices that accentuate the positive, build greater resiliency and compassion for yourself and others, and empower you to live your best...

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Sponsor: Sohum Yoga and Meditation Studio
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