Earlier this year, I joined a Facebook group called “Men’s Mental Health.” I was hoping I could do quite a bit of research for my new mental wellness blog . I was looking to find out what type of mental help men are looking for, and I also wanted to…


I read so many facebook posts and instagram memes comparing the 2020 Election day(s) to a number of things, but for me, it felt like a very long and serious operation to remove a brain tumor. This operation could have been terminal. …


Over the past 4 years I have heard so many reasons (excuses) from people who voted for Trump in 2016 and/or are planning to vote for him in 2020. Here are the top 5 reasons debunked.

1) Trump Is A True Conservative

No, he is not. In fact since 1987 Trump has changed his party affiliation…


If you are planning to vote for Trump or better yet, you are undecided, please hear me out.

In the past few weeks I was invited by a friend of mine to join a private Facebook group called “Iranian-Americans for Joe Biden”. I am a democrat and I am voting…


It is 12:15pm on Wednesday February 5th and the the results of the Iowa caucus are still up in the air. The Iowa Democratic party has released a majority of the results and so far Pete Buttigieg is in the lead with 26.8% of the state delegate equivalents and Sanders…


On September 29, 2016, a little over a month prior to the 2016 Presidential Election, I wrote my first ever story on Medium. It was titled: .

before I continue, I have to clear a few things up. …


I think the cry for masculinity has gone on for far too long and it’s time we addressed it. Shall we?

It seems to me that each of us can be in one of these three states at every given moment in our lives: Defensive, Offensive and Neutral. Most of…


Did the title lure you in? Good! stay! Let’s talk this through.

I once asked my cousin who is 14 what he did during the weekend and he said he went “birding”. Honest to God I thought he meant bird watching. …


What happened in Vegas last night was tragic. Some of us need time to mourn, I understand that. The rest of us need to move forward.

We have a goal. We have to keep our eyes on the ball. We have to achieve something if we want to live in…

Piran Zarifian

“Change is the end result of all true learning.” ~ Leo Buscaglia

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