Posts Tagged ‘Psychology’

What Is Weight Hate?

Weight hate is a form of bigotry that sees larger bodies as “wrong” and thinner bodies as “right.” And of course, the hidden implication is that thinner people are somehow better, and fatter people are less deserving. Unfortunately, weight hate is pervasive. And it’s the kind of discrimination that goes unchallenged far more often than […]

Can Happiness Be Learned?

There are a lot of happy people out there, and there are a lot of miserable people out there, too. Are happy people happy because of habits and outlook, inborn traits, or life circumstances? On the other hand, are unhappy people unhappy because they’re born that way, because they don’t have enough stuff, or because […]