How well do you love your clothes?

As the clothing industry continues to pump out more "barely worn" clothing, whilst used clothes mountain continues to grow, it is time to ask the question: why are we continuing to lack ethics and conscience when it comes to how well we love our clothes?

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Is this the best a man can get?

The new advertisement from Gillette is proving controversial in its reception, as it challenges the stereotype of masculinity whilst engaging with the #MeToo movement, playing on its 30-year tagline “The Best A Man Can Get”, by instead asking: “Is this the best a man can get?”

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How connected are we really?

Have you ever heard the phrase “We are all made of stardust”? Well, it’s true! In one of the lessons on Identity, you can explore how the molecules that make up our bodies are traceable to the crucibles that were once the centres of stars...!

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Why is empathy important?

Putting ourselves into other people’s shoes and walking around for a while is a positive way to make connections and to help develop and encourage compassion in our lives. But as well as supporting our connection to other people around us, why is empathy also important for ourselves?

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Are you being sold happiness?

What makes us happy? What do we need to be happy? Is happiness something we can buy? Even if we know it isn’t, we are still being encouraged to see it that way, and corporations across the world are actively trying to sell us happiness. But what does this mean?

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Is a hug as good as a drug?

How well do you listen and how much are you heard? Did you know that listening and being heard and cared by someone you don’t really know can act as a stimulant for natural healing?  So just much power can empathy have on our bodies?

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