Delia Yeager

Self Respect

Time To Stop Making Lemonade Out of Everthing

You know how you are always looking for the up side of everything? All the platitudes and one-liners that encourage you to make the best of everything, regardless of what it is? You have taken that all a bit too far now, haven’t you? Recently a bright, amazing young woman was talking to me about her brother who is ill with cancer, on top of not being the most reliable person in the world when it comes to telling the truth. His recreational activities of long-term drug use have left him riddled with other entities that like to jump in…
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Healing and Fear, Self Respect, SLP

Stand By You Today

Recently on Facebook there is a video making the rounds about a Lebanese TV news presenter who had to shut down an interview with a man who had his own agenda and disrespected her on air. Many people are sharing the video as an example of her courageous stand for feminism but she has a different approach. In the follow-up article she said, “Had I not answered, I would have hated myself, and I don’t want to hate myself,” she told the Guardian in an interview. “When he said shut up, it was no longer possible to shut up because…
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Self Respect

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