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Month: September 2019

A definitive guide to giving a sh*t

Reading Time: 4 minutes Say you’re worried that someone thinks something about you that makes you uncomfortable. Instead of trying to run away from your anxiety, instead, ask what is this situation telling me? And what it’s telling you is that this person’s opinion of you matters to you. But why does it matter? It matters because you want to be liked and accepted. Why do you want to be accepted? Because it feels scary not to be. Will you be ok, even if someone doesn’t like you? What if it is about them and not you? From there, after you’ve answered your own questions and realized why the opinion matters so much, then you can decide maybe you don’t want to care. Maybe if they like you, you still won’t be safe.

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3 Stories You Should Read 9/27/2019: Impeachment, William Barr, Stephon Clark

Reading Time: 2 minutes Confluence Daily is your daily news source for women in the know. In the category of:  All the Presidents men First on CNN: White House says lawyers directed moving Ukraine transcript to highly secure system The White House acknowledged Friday that administration officials directed a now-infamous Ukraine call transcript be filed in a highly classified system, confirming allegations contained in a whistleblower complaint that have roiled Washington. In a statement provided to CNN, a senior White House official said the move to place the transcript in the system came at the direction of National Security Council attorneys.   “NSC...

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Episode 2 – Vanishing Venezuela | What Can Be Saved? | AP

Reading Time: 1 minute Confluence Daily is your daily news source for women in the know.   Scientists in Venezuela persevere in their quest to study fragile alpine ecosystems as the country’s only glacier quickly disappears and their country is in chaos.   Confluence Daily is the one place where everything comes together. The one-stop for daily news for...

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