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The Hero Myth in International Conflicts | Practical Insights

The Hero Myth in International Conflicts | Practical Insights | Heroism | Scoop.it
Hero identification can also lead to problems because it focuses on selective evidence, distorts judgments about power and morality, and polarises views. A society will laud the actions of its own heroes and condemn the ...
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Berkeley Police Honor Boy, 10, Who Helped Find Missing Man ...

Berkeley Police Honor Boy, 10, Who Helped Find Missing Man ... | Heroism | Scoop.it
Berkeley Police Honor Boy, 10, Who Helped Find Missing Man. Brandon Coleman, a 5th grader at John Muir Elementary School in Berkeley, was commended by Berkeley police in a presentation today for his help in locating ...
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Tonight at 9: Author Janet Mock returns for a live interview – Piers ...

Tonight at 9: Author Janet Mock returns for a live interview – Piers ... | Heroism | Scoop.it
Take Cher son Chaz, he went thought the same thing, on the outside society saw him as Cher daughter, and now he is her son. We cannot as a society not see things in that manner, because in our eyes be it wrong or right ...
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Calling Kids With Disabilities 'Heroes' Can Be Damaging, Says Parent - Tri States Public Radio

Calling Kids With Disabilities 'Heroes' Can Be Damaging, Says Parent Tri States Public Radio And the problem with parents and with society is that sometimes they feel that if they call them good names, like an angel, like a hero, they are going to...
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Pittsburgh Police Dog Rocco Gets Send-Off Fit For A Hero (VIDEO)

Pittsburgh Police Dog Rocco Gets Send-Off Fit For A Hero (VIDEO) | Heroism | Scoop.it
For Rocco, they pulled out all the stops. After a Pittsburgh police dog was injured in action, officers on the force gathered outside the veterinary hospital where he passed away Thursday to mourn their fallen comrade.
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Cory Remsburg and the American Spirit - American Thinker

Cory Remsburg and the American Spirit - American Thinker | Heroism | Scoop.it
Cory Remsburg and the American Spirit
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Not surprisingly, a perpetually divided Congress stood united for nearly two minutes in recognition of Cory's heroic recovery.
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C-SPAN | History of the Medal of Honor

C-SPAN | History of the Medal of Honor | Heroism | Scoop.it
Jim Wade, director of the National Medal of Honor Museum of Military History, talked about about the origins and history of the Medal of Honor. The first Medals of Honor were presented to six surviving members of Andrews ...
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Reflecting on career after honour - inmycommunity

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Hero's Tribute: Teenager is remembered for his bravery and ...

Hero's Tribute: Teenager is remembered for his bravery and ... | Heroism | Scoop.it
Society | 22.01.14 | 16:53 ... He is also being called a hero for his sacrifice in repelling an Azeri attack near the line of contact in Karabakh during the night of January 19. “The regular subdivision of nine ....
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Caucasus Edition – Hero or Hear? The society will have to make a ...

Azerbaijani society which is not used to sudden news of radical changes was not ready absorb what happened in one day and it took couple more to realize that the impossible had happened. I remembered the time I ...
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Lone Survivor – review | Mark Kermode | Film | The Observer

Lone Survivor – review | Mark Kermode | Film | The Observer | Heroism | Scoop.it
A heroic narrative sits oddly with this visceral story of an abortive mission by US forces in Afghanistan, writes Mark Kermode. ... Russell Brand: my life without drugs · Society ...
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