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The Remarkable Benefits of Purpose

Victor Frankel learned a lot about human behavior by observing people under the most inhuman circumstances. Victor wasn’t just observing the behaviors of others under horrible conditions. He was also living under these oppressive conditions. Victor and the people he observed were beaten mercilessly, forced to do grueling manual labor, and randomly executed. Victor’s observations of human behavior occured in …

Maya Angelou

The Secret of Maya Angelou: A legacy of triumph

In 1928 Marguerite Annie Johnson, the great spirit that we have come to know and love as Maya Angelou, began her life journey. Maya gained strength and wisdom from her family and community that enabled her to thrive in spite of the oppressive force of Jim Crow segregation. Through her writings, . As I reflect upon her legacy, I am …