A Response to Critics of #CrimingWhileWhite, Movember, The Ice Bucket Challenge

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“The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point is to change it.”—Karl Marx, Theses on Feuerbach (1888

Couples And Parents: Put A Stop To Blame And Shame

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Relationships get better when we overcome the urge to criticize.

A Surprising Reason Why You’re Not as Happy as You Could be

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Self-criticism can help with an individual’s growth, but Danny Baker wants you to remember that it’s important not to let it get out of hand.

How to Accept Criticism with Grace and Appreciation

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Here’s how protect yourself from the trolls of the internet. And keep your sanity.

Mastering the Monkey Mind

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Mindfulness and meditation can help silence the chattering monkeys that steal your peace of mind, and you’ll begin to see the wonder and delight present in every waking moment of your precious existence.

Want Your Creativity Back? Tim Mousseau Suggests Five Ways How

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Reclaiming creativity means moving beyond the fear of being judged by others.

‘Wolf’ and ‘American Hustle’ Show Success in Unflattering Light

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Michael Amity holds the two Oscar nominated films under a different kind of spotlight.

Never Apologize for Your Art (and it’s all art)

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Dillan DiGiovanni reminds you that just by living, you are creating. Don’t apologize for that.

A Guy’s Take on Why People Hate ‘Girls’

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Why so much vitriol for Lena Dunham’s HBO series? Pat Brothwell thinks he gets it.

5 Mistakes Men Make in Relationships

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Jackson Bliss explains why these five relationship mistakes can be lethal.

How Angry Black Men Make it Hard for All Black Men

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Marie Roker-Jones loves black men. But the ones that appear to be angry all the time—well, she wants to know why.

Remembering Roger Ebert

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What made him the one movie critic people really listened to?

Dear John: Haunted By Hook-Up At His Kid’s School’s Drop-Off

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Someone bound to remember a regrettable hook-up, a friend who can’t take criticism, and an ill friend who guilts people into getting what she wants.

How One Person Can Improve a Relationship

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Communication skills anyone can learn to put the love back into their relationship.

Yoga Pants and Unexamined Assumptions

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Noah Brand responds to The Frisky’s criticism of a Good Men Project article.

What Is Good Journalism?

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Using the U.S. Benghazi embassy attack as an example, Eric Sentell reveals the “echo chamber” effect in partisan journalism.