Structural factors, not a lack of “new blood”, is what’s driving American politics right now.
Lobbying to protect police under a hate crime statute shows union bosses’ lack of political priorities.
Washington gridlock can be annoying, but that doesn’t mean bipartisan consensus produced outcomes that are necessarily more popular.
Recent actions by the White House prove Mike Brown’s death—and the civil disobedience that followed—weren’t in vain.
Getting anything done in Washington seems impossible. Up to us to demand work and results from our representatives, which will only get done with cooperation.
Brains, heart and experience combined with charisma, charm and a great work ethic, are all the ingredients we need in our representatives in Washington
Many Americans voted to give control of both house of congress to the Republican party. Time will tell if this was a wise choice on their part.
The Republicans could take unified control of Congress in next week’s elections, but don’t expect a whole lot to change.
The federal minimum wage has not been adjusted since 2009 and does not provide a living wage for full time work. Time to fix it?
A comet collision with Earth with catastrophic results is inevitable. We have the technology to avoid it, but do we have the global cooperation and will?
From delicious ice cream created and marketed in a healthy, sustainable and socially responsible way, to a creative campaign to get money out of politics, Ben & Jerry’s lead the way
Are we repeating a failed foreign policy and wasting immense resources (blood and treasure) better spent on challenges of Climate Change, Unemployment, Income Inequality, Education,Economic Growth…?
With ISIS becoming a growing threat and potential global destabilizing force, should The U.S. take a leadership role, as part of a large international effort, to defeat it?
This week Five Bad Surfers take on male perceptions of women in the media.
… or was his focus too narrow and he missed the parade?
Making guys play with dolls won’t create an army of men working as care givers.
Brothers really can be a girl’s best friends, and can prepare them for the best of everything in life.
One inventive dad used pieces of barbies and stuff around the house to make custom dolls for his 7-year-old daughter.
Jesse Kornbluth reviews a story on interviews with Germans from the WWII era.
Keeping your head together can be a struggle, especially in “The Tank”.
Are blockbuster movies really inferior, high grossing, cheap thrills? Or do they put us in touch with something we need to feel?
Ariel Gordon shares some insights from her work in mental health care.
It’s not that these teenagers’ epic prom-proposals aren’t romantic. But is this just too much pressure for a kid?
Is it important to keep people happy at work? Only if you want them to WANT to work!
Knowing what life is really about is what it takes to be a living legend, now.
What the Super Bowl really needs is more parades, more food, more prime time coverage, and some iconic animated TV specials.
Mike Kasdan speaks with ESPN football analyst and former Indianapolis Colt offensive lineman, Jeff Saturday, about nutrition, life as an analyst after playing, Super Bowl build-up, and the integrity of the game.
It’s finally here. Well. Almost. This is how you do it.
“Work is simply another playground in which to explore our personal evolution.” ~ Mark Darren Gregor
Doyin Richards offers a few pointers to men who are about to make the transition into fatherhood.
Kozo Hattori questions the necessity for kids to “take responsibility” at the expense of kindness.