How I ended up in tears on Twitter twice.
Phil America’s privilege as a white man prompted him to learn about the people of Thailand and abroad.
It’s called “secondary trauma” — the trauma of living with trauma. For me it’s another morning that I can’t make sense of.
Travel, especially international travel, can cause friction between even the strongest of couples. Here are a few tips to help avoid the friction and ease it when it comes.
The Thai military is cracking down on dissenters and journalists – and some Thais are joining in with hateful nationalist sentiments of their own.
A recent photo-gone-viral (and the comments it generated) shows we’ve got a long way to go when it comes to understanding slavery and the needs of children.
Short film made in Thailand for a lingerie company talks about love and reminds us of everyday heroes who we might misjudge. Beautiful.
Rotary International’s #EndPolioNow campaign and the ongoing battle to eradicate a debilitating disease.
We need reevaluate the political right’s obsession with the so-called “freedom” to bear arms because it is not only “criminals who kill people.”
I’ve lost a firstborn daughter. I’ve struggled through a messy divorce. I’ve discovered that I can rise to the occasion during the most stressful periods of life.
Where is the line between being a scared parent and a scary parent? Joe Medler considers the emotion behind those tense parenting moments. — I have endless tender feelings for my sons. They know without question[Read More…]
A manly maintenance job, sharpen your knives using raw materials, jeans and a little bit of arm hair.
A culture of criticism and long working hours causes high turnover when “Amabots” get spat out like the returned parcels they process.
My best friend called. After we said our hellos, she told me to sit down, then blurted out she had slept with my husband.
We are STILL paying for it.
The rivers are truly the life blood of our ecology.
The Philadelphia Police Commissioner was giving a talk inside Eastern State Penitentiary when he was interrupted by protesters who pledged to haunt him. — There was a level of excitement and awe among many who[Read More…]
A simple act of kindness reminds Cabot O’Callaghan that our inherent value is not to be questioned.
Am I glorifying thin-ness; the hot bod I had in my teens and twenties? I tell myself that this five and half decades old body has absorbed love and adoration that the itsy bitsy one could only dream of. It has survived injuries and illness for which I am grateful. It has offered and received pleasure and anticipates more of same.
How to know when you are in danger of giving too much or giving for the wrong reasons.
Alex Yarde discovers an easy way to make the BBQ he loves with FARM RICH SMOKEHOUSE products!
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.