How Running Around More Can Help Children Do Well at School

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Academic success may be the key to getting children to be more active.

#GMPChat: LGBT Youth and Bullying

LGBT Youth and Bullying

How can we create safe spaces for LGBT youth in school and their communities? Join our #GMPChat on Twitter Wednesday, October 22nd 9:00pm Est.

Marriage Momentum in Idaho: Witnessing History

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James Blakely was arrested in Idaho protesting for LGBTQ rights. Three months later, he had the opportunity to see two dear friends married in the courthouse. Tears of joy abounded.

As Anti-Globalization Politics Fail, Nationalism Sweeps the World

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Globalization has a funny way of firing up nationalists—and racism, nativism and parochialism are the result.

Panic Over Ebola Echoes the 19th-century Fear of Cholera

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The history of epidemics has a lot to tell us about the acute feelings outbreaks still spark today.

Katharine Hepburn Knows Nothing About Bootstraps or White Privilege

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Ignoring white privilege is enemy number one residing in the hearts of white liberals everywhere. Billy Flood explains.

Climate Change Poses a Greater Threat to Humanity Than Ebola and ISIS Combined

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While many of us are distracted by the rise of ISIS and the spread of Ebola, climate change is actively destabilizing the planet. It might seem invisible to us, but this is a very real problem.

Why Losing Weight is Hard – But Not Impossible

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The obesity epidemic has hit us hard. A lack of understanding and negative attitudes are making it hard to tackle.

Men’s Experience of Workplace Bullying

Men Are Bullied Too

Sue O’Donnell shares her research on workplace bullying and how we should not assume that men do not want or will not ask for help.