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Arianna Huffington is the chair, president, and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, a nationally syndicated columnist, and author of fourteen books.

In May 2005, she launched The Huffington Post, a news and blog site that quickly became one of the most widely-read, linked to, and frequently-cited media brands on the Internet. In 2012, the site won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. In 2013, she was named to the Forbes Most Powerful Women list. In 2006, and again in 2011, she was named to the Time 100, Time Magazine's list of the world’s 100 most influential people.

Originally from Greece, she moved to England when she was 16 and graduated from Cambridge University with an M.A. in economics. At 21, she became president of the famed debating society, the Cambridge Union.

She serves on several boards, including EL PAÍS, PRISA, Onex, The Center for Public Integrity, and The Committee to Protect Journalists.
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A Conversation With Eckhart Tolle

(28) Comments | Posted April 22, 2014 | 9:04 AM

One of my favorite moments on Oprah's Super Soul Sunday came when Oprah asked the poet Mark Nepo what he considers sacred. When he replied, "Conversations like this are sacred to me," Oprah said, "They're so sacred to me I created a whole show to have them!"

In 2008 Oprah...

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Sunday Roundup

(18) Comments | Posted April 20, 2014 | 12:00 AM

This week began the way so many do: with more tragic gun violence, as three people were killed in two shootings at Jewish centers in the Kansas City area, part of the 86 killed by guns in the U.S. every day. "We are united in our...

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Congrats, Graduates: Now Go Out There and Redefine Success

(22) Comments | Posted April 17, 2014 | 3:10 PM

We're coming up on one of my favorite times of the year: that time, just after spring breaks out but before summer begins, in which thousands of college graduates are released into the world. And as they go forth we give them advice, lots of advice. The advice varies, sometimes...

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Sunday Roundup

(6) Comments | Posted April 13, 2014 | 12:00 AM

This was a week of reshuffling and resetting. On Friday, President Obama announced the resignation of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Yes, the Obamacare signup system was initially botched, but Sebelius also presided over a historic expansion of medical coverage, with the number of uninsured Americans having...

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Burnout: Time to Abandon a Very Costly Collective Delusion

(31) Comments | Posted April 6, 2014 | 11:54 PM

As I've been out on the road talking about Thrive, it's been inspiring meeting people and hearing their stories about how they're trying to navigate our culture of overwork and burnout. "I don't remember the last time I was not tired," one young woman told me after my...

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Sunday Roundup

(13) Comments | Posted April 6, 2014 | 12:00 AM

This week reminded us once again of the costs of accepting lowered expectations as the new normal. On Wednesday, a 5-4 Supreme Court decision struck down overall limits on campaign donations, further ceding our political system to the highest bidder in the guise of "free speech." On the...

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Sunday Roundup

(69) Comments | Posted March 30, 2014 | 12:00 AM

This week was the homestretch for Obamacare enrollment, with the deadline to sign up without penalty arriving tomorrow. On Thursday, the White House announced that enrollments had exceeded the CBO's estimate of 6 million. No doubt, furious debate over the program will continue into the midterm...

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Sunday Roundup

(5) Comments | Posted March 22, 2014 | 11:24 PM

This week, the mystery of Malaysian Airlines flight 370 took another turn when Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced that two objects -- one 80 feet long -- had been spotted by satellite 1,000 miles southwest of Australia. Multiple ships and planes were quickly dispatched, though...

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Sunday Roundup

(47) Comments | Posted March 16, 2014 | 12:00 AM

This week the mystery over Malaysia Airlines flight 370 deepened, as officials said the 777's tracking mechanisms may have been deliberately turned off, and that the plane might have flown for hours afterwards. One thing we already know for sure -- but seem to forget every...

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Huffington Magazine This Week: A New Start

(1) Comments | Posted March 14, 2014 | 9:37 AM

In this week's double issue, we launch a new series on an issue seldom discussed among veterans: moral injury.

While most conversations about returning veterans focus on PTSD, David Wood puts a spotlight on an affliction that doesn't receive nearly enough attention -- a soldier's sense that...

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Getting in Shape Doesn't Have to Be Such a Drag

(38) Comments | Posted March 11, 2014 | 5:09 PM

Why have we made exercising -- at least the way we do it in the places that have come to be known as "health clubs" -- such an awful experience? It's a question I had time to mull recently on my 14-hour plane ride back from Seoul, where I was...

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Sunday Roundup

(37) Comments | Posted March 8, 2014 | 9:41 PM

This week was consumed with the drama in Crimea, where 30,000 Russian troops provoked a tense standoff. Right on cue, the usual Beltway suspects whose foreign policy acumen gave us that glorious and tidy success, the Iraq war, sprang into action. "It started with Benghazi" (Lindsey Graham). Obama...

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Huffington Magazine This Week: Music With a Message

(0) Comments | Posted March 7, 2014 | 8:21 AM

In this week's issue, Jon Ward profiles Lecrae Moore, a fascinating artist straddling the Christian and hip hop worlds.

Moore, whose music comes with a distinctly Christian message, has long been a poster child for evangelical Christians spreading their gospel at festivals and events. Over the past...

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Sunday Roundup

(2) Comments | Posted March 1, 2014 | 11:00 PM

This was a week of expansion and contraction. Equal rights were allowed to continue expanding in Arizona, where Governor Jan Brewer vetoed an anti-gay bill masquerading as a "religious freedom" bill, and in Texas, where a federal judge ruled the state's gay marriage ban unconstitutional. Meanwhile,...

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Huffington Magazine This Week: Between Two Worlds

(0) Comments | Posted February 28, 2014 | 9:20 AM

In this week's issue, Lila Shapiro travels to Salt Lake City, Utah, to talk to recently married gay couples in the state.

Lila meets Sally, 48, a former Mormon who married Brenda, her longtime partner and the mother of her children, after Judge Robert Shelby of the...

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Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo! Présentation du HuffPost Corée

(0) Comments | Posted February 28, 2014 | 9:09 AM

Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo depuis Seoul. Je suis ici pour le lancement du HuffPost Corée, qui fait de la Corée du Sud le 11e pays où le HuffPost apporte son approche hybride du journalisme, une rencontre entre le reportage original et une plateforme de blogues qui accueille les nouvelles voix ou...

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Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo! Présentation du HuffPost Corée

(0) Comments | Posted February 28, 2014 | 9:06 AM

Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo depuis Seoul. Je suis ici pour le lancement du HuffPost Corée, qui fait de la Corée du Sud le 11e pays où le HuffPost apporte son approche hybride du journalisme, une rencontre entre le reportage original et une plateforme de blogs qui accueille les nouvelles voix ou des plumes...

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Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo! Vorhang auf für die HuffPost Korea

(1) Comments | Posted February 28, 2014 | 8:02 AM

SEOUL - Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo aus Seoul. Ich bin hier für den Startschuss der HuffPost Korea und somit bereits im 11. Land, wo sich das hybride journalistische Konzept der HuffPost - eine Mischung aus traditioneller Berichterstattung und Blogbeiträgen neuer und bekannter Autoren aller Art - ins Gespräch bringt. Wir freuen...

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Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo! Apresentando o HuffPost Coreia do Sul

(1) Comments | Posted February 28, 2014 | 6:59 AM

SEUL -- Ahn-nyong-ha-seh-yo. Estou aqui para o lançamento do HuffPost Coreia do Sul, assinalando o 11º país em que o HuffPost abre para a conversa nosso enfoque híbrido de jornalismo, como portal de reportagens originais e plataforma de blogs que abriga uma grande gama de vozes, tanto novas quanto já...

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웰컴 투 허핑턴포스트코리아!

(14) Comments | Posted February 28, 2014 | 5:44 AM

안녕하세요! 서울에서 인사드립니다. 저는 지금 허프포스트코리아를 론칭하기 위해 한국에 와 있습니다. 기성 저널리즘과 새로운 저널리즘 양쪽 모두의 다양한 목소리를 들을 수 있는 뉴스와 블로그 허브로서 복합적인 저널리즘을 만들어 가고 있는 허핑턴포스트가 진출하는 11번째 나라죠.

그리고 저는 한겨레미디어그룹과 같은 훌륭한 언론사와 함께 허핑턴포스트를 론칭하게 됐다는 점에서 큰 기대를 갖고 있습니다. 한겨레신문은...

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