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Reinhold Niebuhr

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Reinhold Niebuhr was a Protestant theologian best known for his study of the task of relating the Christian faith to the reality of modern politics and diplomacy. He thought of himself as a preacher and social activist, but the influence of his theological thought on the field of social ethics and on […]

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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

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The Russian author and historian, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn has written a number of major novels based on his own experience of Soviet prisons, the most famous being The Gulag Archipelago (1973-1978). Descended from an intellectual Cossack family, he was serving in the East Prussian military when he was arrested for criticizing Joseph […]

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Ram Dass

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Author of the 1971 bestseller Be Here Now, Dr. Richard Alpert, (also known as Ram Dass), is a contemporary spiritual teacher who is dedicated to promoting spiritual growth and awareness. While at Harvard, Alpert’s explorations of human consciousness led him, in collaboration with Timothy Leary, Aldous Huxley, Allen Ginsberg, Ken Kesey, and […]

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Martin Luther King Jr.

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One of the main leaders of the American civil rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr. organized and led marches for blacks’ right to vote, desegregation, labor rights and other basic civil rights. A Baptist minister by training, King became an activist early in his career, leading the Montgomery Bus Boycott and helping to found the […]

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Shirley MacLaine

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Shirley MacLaine

Shirley MacLaine is an Academy Award winning actress and author. She started out in ballet in grade school and jr. high, and primarily danced in men’s roles, as she was the tall one in ballet class. Due to injuries, and not having the petite body that is coveted by the ballet […]

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Horst M. Rechelbacher

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Horst M. Rechelbacher, founder of Aveda, an organic plant-based line of salon products, is an active environmentalist, innovative business leader, author, artist, yoga practitioner and the founder and chief executive of the Minneapolis based company, ‘Intelligent Nutrients’.

“It’s important to let go, calm down, and get grounded. […]

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Martin Luther King Jr.

One of the main leaders of the American civil rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr.organized and led marches for blacks’ right to vote, desegregation, labor rights and other basic civil rights. A Baptist minister by training, King became an activist early in his career, leading the Montgomery Bus […]

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Shirley MacLaine

On January 5, 2012 By

Shirley MacLaine

Shirley MacLaine is an Academy Award winning actress and author. She started out in ballet in grade school and jr. high, and primarily danced in men’s roles, as she was the tall one in ballet class. Due to injuries, and not having the petite body that is coveted by the ballet […]

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