How One Airport Is About To Start Treating People With Dignity
Voters in one state have changed things so much, it's like a different ball game.
The Ten Essential Elements of Dignity
What we extend to others and would like for ourselves Donna Hicks Harvard University Acceptance of Identity Approach people as neither inferior nor superior to you; give others the freedom to express their authentic selves without fear of being negatively judged; interact without prejudice or bias, accepting how race, religion, gender, class, sexual orientation, age, disability, etc. are at the core of their identities. Assume they…
What does dignity mean to mental health?
What does dignity mean to mental health On 10 October 2015, we celebrate the 24th World Mental Health Day. This year, the theme of the day is ‘Dignity in Mental Health’ – a theme that invites you to think about what dignity actually means in your eyes – and perhaps also to evaluate whether you remember to treat other people with dignity in your everyday life? The World Federation of Mental Health (WFMH) established World Mental Health Day in 1992 aiming to educate…
How to Encourage Dignity and Respect in the Classroom with Music
As we celebrate the Universal Month for Human Rights , we reflect on its meaning. Human Rights Month is about encouraging dignity and respect for people of all backgrounds and acknowledging that people of different races, religions, cultures, and beliefs are still just that: people The U.S. is a diverse nation. We are seeing children from all cultures and backgrounds in our classrooms. Some come into…
How can human dignity be enhanced through public policy?
WASHINGTON — Human dignity: It hasn’t quite become a campaign issue, but it’s coming close. Former Vice President Joe Biden started it. Speaking July 21 in Phoenix to the League of United Latin Citizens about the Trump administration’s immigration policies, Biden, who is considering a presidential run in 2020, said, “We’re in the midst of …
Dignity vs. Liberty: How European and U.S. Privacy Laws Differ, and Why It Matters
Privacy and data security are increasingly front page news, and consumers are suddenly paying a great deal more attention to what your clients are collecting, what they’re doing with that information, and what activities might put their data at risk. The good news is that more businesses are taking their privacy obligations seriously and asking what they need to do – but for businesses with an…
Director's Corner: Real Change is what happens when people claim their own dignity
Real Change. What, after 23 years, does that name mean Long, long ago, I came to Seattle to start a street newspaper. I’d been a homeless organizer in Boston since the late-’80s, and was struck then by how many people I met seemed to be waiting for nothing. They waited in lines for food. For delousing and showers. The lines mostly led to little more than a bed for the night and a boot out the door when the sun rose. And then,…
How to fire people with dignity
The way you let someone go is just as important as how you hire, because it sends a clear message at a time when everyone is watching.
Initiating Sex With Dignity: How To
What the Death with Dignity Movement Fails to Understand about Human Dignity
Human dignity is not dependent on able-bodiedness, lack of pain, a sound mind, age, relationship, or any kind of ability. This fundamental misunderstanding of human dignity is prevalent in our culture.
Dignity, It’s What’s for Dinner
When you think of a “soup kitchen” what comes to mind? A bunch of sad looking people carrying trays while making their way down a line while workers in net caps spoon ladles of food onto pla…
Dignity: How Do You Roar?
Why Dignity is the Key to Customer Service
Taking another look at what it means to treat customers with dignity and how it benefits your business.
Why Dignity Is Our Destination
As the counterpoint to pervasive stigma, discrimination and civil rights restrictions experienced by people with mental health conditions, and the broad ...
Why Human Dignity Is a Gospel Issue
Jesus' message was coupled with the restoration of God-given human dignity — their Imago-Dei.
7 Tips For Initiating Sex With Dignity
Let me tell you about a thing that happened to me once: It was 2004. and I was 25 and out to dinner with a guy I’d been casually seeing for a while. I was under the impression that, following our post-dinner drinks, we’d be …
How To Help Someone Downsize with Dignity
Helping a loved one downsize and move can be a stressful process for both sides. Tips on how you can help someone you love downsize with dignity
what happens to the homeless?
Given the choice, most of us would like to die at home in the safety and comfort of our own bed surrounded by family and friends. But what if you don’t have a
How this CEO invests in the dignity of others
From a young age, Jacqueline Novogratz wanted to be a force for good in the world. Now she is combatting poverty by bringing business to communities that haven’t had access to banking. Instead of just giving away money or resources, Novogratz’s nonprofit invests in entrepreneurs with the goal of bettering people’s lives. This is Novogratz’s Brief But Spectacular take on the moral imagination.
How to take an ovulation test with dignity
It’s 5 a.m. By the light of my iPhone, I’m reading the teeny-tiny, itty-bitty printed instructions on the tri-fold dictionary, er, pamphlet, enclosed in the $65 digital ovulation kit my husband financed, um, purchased, last night. I’ve seen stroller assembly instructions less complicated. My husband barges into the bathroom, bleary-eyed, and proceeds to get thisclose to my business as I pull down my panties, and perch…