Facing major headwinds even stronger than the recent hurricane, the new president must act quickly to satisfy voters who are hungry for action and assurance that this is truly our government, and a government we can be proud of. When we think about...
Even if Trump actually were "pro-LGBT," LCR should have opposed Trump based solely on his racist attacks on immigrants (who include LGBT people), and Muslims (who include LGBT people), and for his misogynistic attacks on women (who comprise more than half the LGBT population, just as in the general population.)
Technology is democratizing the way media is produced, distributed and consumed. Today, teens in remote rural villages of Timor-Leste regularly access Facebook on their smartphones. But what kinds of interesting and relevant content are being produced and shared with them? Our recent trip to Timor-Leste, sponsored by the
Corporation For Supportive Housing,
Keeping Families Together,
CSH has launched One Roof to change the lives of vulnerable families struggling at the intersection of homelessness and child welfare involvement, and you can help. When families have a safe, permanent place to call home they can focus on the things parents care about: the safety, well-being...
If you want to be a leader you always have to look for, and be willing to learn from who is better then you: then you must strive to surpass him/her. Simonetta Lein I am a Millennial and I love to enhance and get empowered by other fellows Millennials that...
The crisis is everywhere in Los Angeles. People are living on the corner, under the freeway, in vacant lots near your home. Homelessness is a problem that connects almost every mile of the city. Prop HHH is the solution.
International Day Of The Girl Child,
New York Women In Film And Television,
International Day Of The Girl,
Let Girls Learn,
Black Voices News
In order for our daughters around the world to gain access to careers in science, medicine and engineering, girls and women need to be exposed to many more positive media images that open their eyes to the world of possibility.
A heroin needle. Photo credits to Wheeler Cowperthwaite via Flickr Creative Commons. The country is in the middle of an unprecedented opioid crisis. The majority of overdose deaths - six out of 10 - involves someone taking an opioid such...
Pioneers For Change,
Purpose + Profit,
By: Mike Gifford I would love to live in a world where the environment were not a political issue. We all share this planet and so have a common interest in conserving it. Unfortunately, this isn't our reality. Responding to climate change is...
Corporate Social Responsibility,
When To Jump,
Women In Business,
Taking risks in Hispanic culture isn't typically encouraged. Taking risks was only for the privileged. I believe this cautious approach to life is based on centuries of working hard and being grateful for having a job and food on the table.
The Obama Administration is optimistic about the promise of driverless vehicles to make transportation safer -- except when it comes to trains.
Saturday afternoon, I came home to find my Clinton-Kaine yard sign gone, missing, vanished, stolen from its perch in my front yard, its metal frame tossed in my driveway to damage my tires.
Everybody remembers Tarzan, right? Together with Jane, living in the jungle. From childhood memories, that was my idea of people living in a jungle. I remember that a couple of years ago there was a society discovered living in the jungle that has had zero contact with any other human...
It's expected that when buying a used car you might be told a tall tale by your friendly salesman about the vehicle's history, something like "it was only driven by a little old lady". This is designed to close the deal, get your money and move on to the next...
Google "worthy" and look for images and mostly you get a bunch of pictures of people on their knees praying or reaching in desperate supplication to the sun or the sky or a dark silhouetted cross on a hill. There's...
When Brandin Cohen injured his shoulder as a golfer at Loyola Marymount University, it turned out to be just the start he was looking for as an entrepreneur. Working in the sales and marketing department for the Diamondbacks, the Arizona professional baseball team, Brandin noticed that the players were using...
By Christopher Zoukis Time is growing short for the Obama administration to act on a proposal launched almost two years ago to revamp federal rules on child support. One significant part of the November 2014 proposal from the...
Haiti is still reeling from the damage wrought by Hurricane Matthew. The UN has estimated that 750,000 people have been affected by the Category 4 storm that devastated the country's southern regions on October 4.
Schools owe it to students and parents to get these numbers right. With good data, real prevention can take place. The seeds of harassment are planted in a child's formative years.
Hello friend, You live in California, or Maine, or Massachusetts, or Nevada, or Arizona, like me. You are a voter, like me. But unlike me, you have still not decided how to vote on the marijuana initiative...