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Donald Trump Isn't the Reason America Is Falling Apart

Brian Stone | Posted 05.10.2016 | Politics
Brian Stone

The truth is, Donald Trump isn't the one creating the lack of unity. We, as citizens, are not united. We, as citizens, are creating the soil ripe for growing far-right and far-left political movements.

Trump Or Clinton? Who We Should Vote For

Rabbi Pinchas Allouche | Posted 05.09.2016 | Religion
Rabbi Pinchas Allouche

A few days ago, the 2016 U.S. election picture became crystal clear. It is now evident that, in just a few months, Americans will elect either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump as the next President of the United States. Who will it be?

Cultural Creatives Are Changing The World

Karin Volo | Posted 05.09.2016 | Business
Karin Volo

There is a shift happening in terms of understanding your market. Instead of focusing on demographics and traditional marketing means, an emerging tre...

How 'The Jungle Book' Shaped My Indian-American Life

Aditi Nerurkar, MD | Posted 05.06.2016 | Entertainment
Aditi Nerurkar, MD

It's a story close to my heart. And as a kid growing up in India, it's the story of my childhood. No, I wasn't a human cub raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. But I was raised in Mumbai by my grandparents.

Even After Death, People Fear Muslims

Craig Considine | Posted 05.03.2016 | Religion
Craig Considine

Anti-Muslim sentiment is so rife that non-Muslims do not even want Muslims to bury their dead family members near them.

Ways the Color Green Helps

Linda Lauren | Posted 05.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Lauren

I make much of my living helping people to understand and work with color to embrace a more positive lifestyle. In my experience, color factors in wit...

Dear Americans: Please Vote To Save My Generation's Future

Jonah Bryson | Posted 05.02.2016 | Politics
Jonah Bryson

My name is Jonah Bryson, and like many others, I am a concerned American citizen. As a 16-year-old, I am deeply frightened about the way we treat this beautiful Earth we live on. The place that feeds us. The place that shelters us.

Part III, Questions Unanswered

Justin Curmi | Posted 05.02.2016 | Politics
Justin Curmi

The last paper I have written, Revision of the Bill of Rights, part III, has garner interesting opinions and perspectives on the matter. Yet, I think ...

Generations of Refugees Discuss Childhood, Dating, and the Future.

Aliya Naumoff | Posted 04.29.2016 | Women
Aliya Naumoff

In the spring of 2015, I traveled to the Turkish border of Syria with a small camera crew to make a documentary about the women in the Syrian refugee camps. I met Rahaf in the art room of the refugee camp in southern Turkey.

Keep Calm and Meditate The Vote

Sister Jenna | Posted 04.29.2016 | Politics
Sister Jenna

The first public Meditate The Vote event gathered individuals from the arenas of education, media, government, and religion. It catered to folks born in America and others who chose this as their country.

A President Clinton or Trump Would Be More Alike Than Different on Foreign Policy

Daniel Wagner | Posted 04.29.2016 | Politics
Daniel Wagner

The American public has had enough of wars, doesn't know what to believe when politicians speak, and is more interested in taking care of things at home. This is not likely to change when the next president takes office, and Clinton and Trump know it.

Arts Global Footprint

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 04.27.2016 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

In our own ways, we both have a global footprint. Hers perhaps hands on and mine in a more subtle way.

How to Look 10 Years Younger

Kristie Stumpf Rork | Posted 04.27.2016 | Parents
Kristie Stumpf Rork

Toss those women's magazines and stop taking those Facebook quizzes. I have proven data to guarantee you will look 10 years younger!

To Change or Not to Change 'Muslim' Last Names

Hasheemah Afaneh | Posted 04.27.2016 | Religion
Hasheemah Afaneh

"Once I go back to America, I'm going to officially change my last name. Just imagine me working in a clinic and someone telling my patient, 'Ms. Mohammad will see you in a moment.'"

America in the 21st Century (Part II of a Series)

David Bergstein | Posted 04.26.2016 | Politics
David Bergstein

The central thesis of this series is that the 21st century will not be yet another "American Century." However, one listening to the palaver of many of the current presidential candidates could come to believe that America was somehow in decline. It isn't.

The Lessons and Legacy of a Watergate Baby

Stephen Spaulding | Posted 04.23.2016 | Politics
Stephen Spaulding

Three years ago today, my friend and mentor passed away unexpectedly. By its nature, sudden death is shocking. It's especially stunning when it happens to someone as vibrant and healthy as Bob Edgar appeared the day before he died, when he wisecracked to me that he figured he had until age 70 before "living on borrowed time."

Women Deserve to Be on Bills of Their Own

Phyllis Chesler | Posted 04.22.2016 | Women
Phyllis Chesler

I am very pleased that at long last a woman's face will appear on the $20 American bill--and more than pleased that the woman chosen for this honor is none other than Harriet Tubman. However, I am a lot less than pleased that the other honorable women chosen, all seven of them, will share space at the back of our ten and the five dollar bills--but not until 2020.

Are Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Right That the Primary System Is 'Rigged'?

Kicker | Posted 04.20.2016 | Politics

Though they are running for the presidential nomination in different political parties and their stances on numerous key issues are pretty different, ...

In Honor of Stamford's 375th Anniversary - Many Faiths, One Community, Stamford Proud

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 04.20.2016 | Religion
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

I would first like to thank Mayor Martin, Sandy Goldstein, Monsignor Digiovanni and my fellow clergy for your leadership in organizing this historic and important event in our city. We are truly grateful for this gathering of Many Faiths, One Community and Stamford Proud.

How a Socialist Jew and the Pope Are Courting Millennials

Joseph Anthony | Posted 04.20.2016 | Politics
Joseph Anthony

Outside of their placement in the dictionary, Vermont and the Vatican don't seem to have much in common. But last week, Vatican City extended their olive branch to the Senator from Vermont to attend a conference on economic and social issues.

Scrambled Eggs and Cancer

Douglas Forbes | Posted 04.19.2016 | HuffPost Home
Douglas Forbes

My wife is in Cedars Sinai Hospital having her right breast removed right now. And I'm around the block ordering scrambled eggs and a side salad. Ei...

13 Waterfalls You Need in Your Life: No Passport Required

Travelzoo | Posted 04.19.2016 | Travel

If there's a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow, then there should be a waterfall at the end of every hike. Why? Well, along with the chance to t...

Trevor Noah - Before They Were Famous

Outspeak | Posted 04.15.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Comedian Trevor Noah took over for Jon Stewart on The Daily Show as the funny man behind the desk in September 2015. He brings you politics with a dash of humor, and it is much needed considering the way these elections are going down.

Justice In A Racially Divided Is Downright Maddening

Michael W. Waters | Posted 04.15.2016 | Black Voices
Michael W. Waters

Both cases involve nineteen year-olds. One is white. One is black. One comes from wealth. One comes from one of the most impoverished communities in America.

Why Devout Buddhist Americans Are Rare

Nicholas Liusuwan | Posted 04.13.2016 | Religion
Nicholas Liusuwan

Americans interested in the popular fad of Buddhism that's been sweeping the States recently are probably familiar with the numerous blogs and books of authors whom you could say are "American Buddhists".