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Category Archives: Expression of Feelings

Expression of “personal contempt” in Facebook message was not protected concerted activity

Written on April 22, 2013 at 1:15 pm, by

By now, employers are aware of a number of “Facebook firing” cases in which individuals who were fired for posting content on Facebook have been reinstated after the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) found the postings to have been “protected concerted activity” under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA). On May 8, 2013, an NLRB […]

Public Safety Commissioner watches Skokie’s streets

Written on February 8, 2013 at 2:42 pm, by

Since Mark Penning moved to Skokie almost 10 years ago, he and his wife Katie Hollenberg have become instrumental in a host of community safety initiatives aimed at keeping the village crime-free. Outside of business hours when Penning isn’t working as a wholesale insurance broker in his downtown Loop office, he dedicates much of his […]

Out Of India, A Social Network For Creative Expression

Written on January 3, 2013 at 12:28 pm, by

“Every human being is born with an inherent desire to create,” says the Indian film director Shekhar Kapur. With that in mind, Kapur, who directed Elizabeth: The Golden Age among other films, teamed up with Indian musician A. R. Rahman (best known in the West for his Academy Award-winning work on Slumdog Millionaire) to cofound […]

Learning to deal with hurt feelings trumps legislation

Written on December 30, 2012 at 12:25 pm, by

MICHAEL Sexton argues that the best response to unwelcome invective is “to return fire” (“State legislation also puts hurt feelings above freedom of speech”, 14/1). The best response is to develop equanimity. There will always be things in life we don’t like. Each one of us must learn to deal with this, not demand that […]

Dance – is the magic of life

Written on January 22, 2011 at 2:23 am, by

What is dance?    Dance – a special art form in which means of creation of an artistic image are movements, gestures of the dancer and position of his body. Dance has arisen from various movements and the gestures connected with labour processes and emotional impressions of the person from world around. Movements gradually were exposed […]

Laughter therapy

Written on November 19, 2010 at 8:55 am, by

Laughter is an audible expression of happiness, or an inward feeling of joy. It may ensue from hearing a joke, being tickled, or other stimuli. It is in most cases a very pleasant sensation. It is a part of human behavior that helping humans clarify their intentions in social interaction and providing an emotional context […]