Pete Hughes begins this article with the provocative suggestion that we should not tolerate religions, cultures, beliefs and opinions which differ from our own. Before you spit out your coffee in surprise or leave the Happy Cow group in disgust, find out the 'crazy idea' which Pete suggests as an alternative.
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In this talk from TED, Chris Abani tells stories of people: People standing up to soldiers. People being compassionate. People being human and reclaiming their humanity. It's "ubuntu," he says: the only way for me to be human is for you to reflect my humanity back at me.
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Jessica was filled with joy when she discovered she was pregnant, but then dismayed to find out that her loving partner thinks he is not ready to be a father. Happy Cow tries to help Jessica navigate her way through this very difficult love dilemma.
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