The Other Side of Anger What We Can Learn From This Powerful Emotion
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The Other Side of Anger

What We Can Learn From This Powerful Emotion

In 2011, a 17-year-old named Mishka told readers of his Facebook post that his Salem, Ore., high school was "asking for a f***ing shooting." That post and other furious outbursts triggered a quick, but deep evaluation by the school district's threat assessment unit. Beth Nakamura for NPR hide caption

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To tame your anger, it may help to take time to observe and name it. Ariel Davis for NPR hide caption

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Got Anger? Try Naming It To Tame It

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If You're Often Angry Or Irritable, You May Be Depressed

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Anger Can Be Contagious — Here's How To Stop The Spread

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School Shooters: What's Their Path To Violence?

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From Fruit Fly To Stink Eye: Searching For Anger's Animal Roots

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He Was Imprisoned And Losing His Mind. 'Anna Karenina' Saved Him

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The Power Of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Anger

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AIDS activist group ACT UP organized numerous protests on Wall Street in the 1980s. The group's tactics helped speed the process of finding an effective treatment for AIDS. Tim Clary/AP hide caption

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How To Demand A Medical Breakthrough: Lessons From The AIDS Fight

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Harnessing The Power Of 'The Angry Black Woman'

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Comedian Mo Amer, seen here in his Netflix special The Vagabond, says that stand-up has been a significant part of his "coping process" with an itinerant childhood. Netflix hide caption

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'You Get Paid For Doing Therapy': Stand-Up Comedians On Anger

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