Category Archives: Academic Study
CANNABIS: “Study Sheds Light on How Weed Fights Stress” / Secular Talk / Kyle Kulinski ☮
Scientists have identified a molecule in the brain that may help to protect the body from anxiety, and could help explain people’s use of marijuana in times of stress. In a study conducted in mice and published in Neuron, researchers looked at the molecule 2-arachidonoylglycerol (2-AG). This molecule is involved in a connection between the amygdala and frontal cortex. These parts of the brain are responsible for regulating emotions, memory and empathy, among other things…
ASTRONOMY: “Happy Winter Solstice” ☮
EASTERN PHILOSOPHY: “A Short Buddha Story to Guide You on Your Journey” / Dare to do. Motivation ☮
CANNABIS: “Tommy Chong’s Unaired Lincoln Ad” ☮
Introducing Tommy Chong’s Smoke Swipe, the #1 solution for smoke odor elimination!
PROGRESSIVE INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM: “Kamala Harris Staff Walks Out on Bernie’s Speech” / The Jimmy Dore Show / Jimmy Dore, Stef Zamorano, Ron Placone ☮
PROGRESSIVE INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM: “Jill Biden Admits Joe Sucks!” / The Jimmy Dore Show / Jimmy Dore, Stef Zamorano, Ron Placone ☮
PROGRESSIVE INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM: “DNC Cheating Tulsi Out of Debate Spot” / The Jimmy Dore Show / Jimmy Dore, Stef Zamorano, Ron Placone ☮
PSYCHOLOGY – ANALYTICAL: “Carl Jung’s Theory on Introverts, Extraverts, and Ambiverts” / Sprouts ☮
Introversion and extraversion are terms first coined by psychiatrist Carl Gustav Jung in Switzerland of the 1920’s. According to Jung, an extravert seeks intensive contact with the outside world. An introvert instead turns the psychic energy inwards. Jung believed that no one is 100% extravert or 100% introvert instead we carry both traits. However most minds tend lean either on one side or the other. If both characteristics are equally present, we can speak of someone who has has an ambivert personality.
PROGRESSIVE INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM: “Cornel West on Bernie Sanders: Neoliberals Scared Bernie Will Attack Capitalism” / Status Coup / Marquis Ealy ☮
Status Coup’s Marquis Ealy interviewed Dr. Cornel West in Las Vegas Nevada after a Bernie Sanders campaign rally.