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Beauty and Perception: What’s Beautiful?

Hello Friends: Here is a GuestPost by Rediet Yibekal on the perception of beauty. Every culture has its own understanding of beauty, which is often biased as skin color (or tones) and physical appearances remain the measuring sticks that define who is beautiful and who is not. Add to that the history of slavery, colonialism, racism, and various wars of conquest.  Nowadays, beauty (both masculine … Continue reading Beauty and Perception: What’s Beautiful?

Here Come The Enemies, Where IS Ras Alula’s Sword?

Fear: Of the unknown, of the uncertain, of the bleak, Of dealing with loss, of failure, of making mistake. Indecision: Limited choice, unlimited choice, Makes no difference, what is it that I want, What is my calling, what will give me happiness? Self-doubt: I don’t deserve this, I don’t deserve that, I am not smart, am I?, I have no talent, I cannot do this, … Continue reading Here Come The Enemies, Where IS Ras Alula’s Sword?