How do you become enlightened?

How do you become enlightened?

Dear Universe: I’m wary of anyone claiming to be enlightened. How do you know? What is enlightenment and where is the line in the sand? I thought only saints and holy men could become enlightened. Is it discovered through seeking or does it find you? ~ Michael,...
How do we combat intentional spreading of ignorance?

How do we combat intentional spreading of ignorance?

Dear Universe: How do we combat and educate the ongoing spread of ignorance within today’s society, especially in regard to those who still promote the acquisition of power through fear tactics, and the perpetuation of an “us versus them” dichotomy? ~ Tammy H. Dear...
What’s the best way to manage my ADD son?

What’s the best way to manage my ADD son?

Dear Universe: My 11-year-old son barely spoke until he was four. Now he’s disruptive and constantly causing problems in social settings. He’s probably ADD, but I don’t want to get a formal diagnosis since I refuse to medicate or label him....
He believes in equal rights but isn’t a feminist?

He believes in equal rights but isn’t a feminist?

Dear Universe: Look, I believe in equal rights for all people regardless of race, color, sex, but I don’t want to be labeled a feminist. Nor do I want to be judged for not wanting to be labeled a feminist. I think these movements get too carried away. Why do I...
Is social media creating divisiveness?

Is social media creating divisiveness?

Dear Universe: I agree with Former President Obama that social media is dividing us. All everyone posts are their political views which doesn’t do anything but make us more divided. I wish Facebook had never been invented. Thoughts?  ~ Barry Fan, Chicago Dear...
Is science blasphemous toward religion?

Is science blasphemous toward religion?

Dear Universe: Science is blasphemy to religion. I know I am right in this. God’s righteousness will reign. In fact, I think you are a blasphemy, too. You will pay for your crimes. Let the mysteries be. I have no question. ~ Righteous, Oklahoma Dear Goodness:...