You've probably heard that women apologize more often than men. Well, studies show this is in fact true. On average, women say they're sorry more times in their lives than men do. And while there's a lot of chatter about men being too bull-headed to say they're sorry, the reason men apologize less might not have anything to do with stubbornness. Instead, studies show men and women have very different ideas about what type of behavior actually constitutes an apology-worthy offense.
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Marianne Williamson asked white people to apologize. She got it right. - opxaiey.com
Originally published on Ravishly and republished here with permission. Ivy can tell you from her vast experience thinking about body relationships that no one is safe from the gaze of body policing. All bodies are subject to public opinion; all bodies are judged by skewed standards of beauty and health. And having a body with black skin and kinky, nappy, tight-coiled hair is unprofessional, unmanageable, and unfuckingforgivable.
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Marianne Williamson walked to the middle of the stage, paused for a second, then she asked all the black people to stand. The New York Times best-selling author, internationally known spiritual teacher and native Houstonian was in town recently for her " Love America Tour " at Unity of Houston. She urged the of us from our seats. She then instructed a white person to hold the hand of a black person standing.