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.
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Baltimore’s Mayor willing to use the law to punish looters; no word on cop’s consequences for severing Mr. Freddie Gray’s spine.
Jurors will likely be presented with conflicting notions of sanity and insanity. And they will be forced to confront widely held cultural assumptions about mental illness and violence.
The sexiest men in the world are those who do exactly what they say they’re going to do.
Will they or won’t they? It’s going to be the most watched Supreme Court event in years.
Caitlin Gilbert explains the challenges of being a big-picture thinker.
Neil Hilborn: “The Future” at the National Poetry Slam
Everyone gets rejected. Here are 3 simple steps to staying health, happy, and in control.
Jesse Kornbluth shares an interview with musician Mark Knopfler and urges you to check out his album “Tracker”.
Raoul Wieland explores what happens when our hearts are broken open instead of apart.
Vigilantes? Maybe. But the Four Just Men are civilized. They even tell their targets the date they’re going to die.
Professional photographer, Vincent Pugliese, shares his love of sports, one picture and one memory at a time. ___ Editors Note: Vincent Pugliese has spent the past 20 years traveling the country taking sports photographs for a living. Each[Read More…]
Crucial conversations about ethics with your son will not only reinforce where your family stands on matters of social justice, but also reinforces the quality of behavior he should not tolerate from his peers.
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.