Is Civilization Going Under?7 Things You Must Do to Survive
Jed Diamond, Ph.D. has been a health-care professional for the last 45 years.He is the author of 9 books, including
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A Man’s Guide to Eliminating Pain, Stress, Anger, Depression and Other Ills Using the Revolutionary Tools of Energy Psychology
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The Men’s Movement Collides with the Sinking Ship of CivilizationIn 1993 I attended the 4
Annual Men’s Leaders’ Conference in Indianapolis, Indianasponsored by
It started off as a similar kind of gathering to many Ihad attended. We shared stories, read poetry, talked about our children, our wives,lovers, friends, and neighbors. We caught up with old friends and heard about what wasgoing on with men and their relationships in other parts of the country.When it was announced that there would be a sweat lodge ceremony on Saturdayafternoon I was ambivalent about doing it. I’ve had asthma since I was a kid and the fewtimes I had been in a sweat lodge, I had trouble breathing. On the other hand, this is anancient tradition for purifying body, mind, and spirit and I definitely wanted some of that.I decided to do it, even though it was a wet day and I wasn’t looking forward to sloggingdown to the sweat-lodge site.