Astronaut Chris Hadfield was awarded the World Peace Tartan for the message he delivered from the International Space Station.
The study of humanities ignores living people. Mikhail Epstein calls out for a new humanities that seeks to transform the human condition.
Mindy Kaling jokingly referred to herself as a “human trafficker” of “handsome men” on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Do I take offense to that? You’re damn right I do.
Geoff Ahern, a mental health clinician in Australia, couldn’t sleep. Here’s the powerful story of an asylum seeker that kept him awake, and yet another reason why we must spread love to all we meet.
The average teacher in Detroit would have to work 5,840 years to make what baseball player Miguel Cabrera will “earn” in 10.
One of the first couples to be married will be John Coffey and Bernardo Marti. The wedding will take place in the Mayfair Library in Westminster, London, at midnight.
This comment by M Crisp on the post Patriarchy is Alive and Well Today as We Celebrate International Women’s Day
While we should certainly celebrate the historic and courageous ways in which women have gained a more equal footing, let us not forget that there’s still an awful lot of work to be done.
If Henry David Thoreau still believes that “Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty,” then he must be awfully disappointed about the current state of America.
Professor Warren Blumenfeld urges Governor Jan Brewer to make the right decision in regards to #SB1062.
Eduardo Garcia spent most of his youth in Venezuela, and it breaks his heart to see how it’s being torn apart, its people killed. Even worse, why is the world ignoring it?
Survey captures industry challenges and best practices in avoiding forced-labor cotton from Uzbekistan.
Kansas State Rep Gail Finney is pushing for a law that will allow parents and other adults of the parent’s choosing to strike their child up to 10 times. I can’t make this stuff up.