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What Is the Meaning of Gaslighting: Signs & Symptoms of This Mental Abuse That Made It to the List of Oxford’s Words of the Year 2018

What is gaslighting? (Photo Credit: oxforddictionaries.com) Every year the Oxford Dictionaries are updated with new words. The Dictionaries choose new words annually in accordance with the occurrences in the world. The list of words this year- 2018 happens to be quite negative. The word that was hailed as the word of the year was ‘toxic’… Read More »

Six words that changed my life

The course of human history is littered with foolish optimism. Bob Hawke declared that one day no Australian child would live in poverty. George Bush went to Iraq and declared “Mission Accomplished!” But the most foolishly optimistic declaration of all time is when a woman says to a man: “Grow up!” After 42 years of… Read More »