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Loudon & Friends: The Wain-Wrights Of Passage

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 07.21.2016 | Arts
Randee Mia Berman

It's a family that needs almost no introduction. But here it is anyway. It started with Loudon -- a musical legend -- and continued on to Sloan, Rufus, Martha, Lucy, Lexi, Suzzi...and, well, you almost need a genealogy chart, or at least a timeline, to map it out.

Muhammad #Ali's Humility, My Greatest Lesson

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 06.04.2016 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

Muhammad Ali defined my assimilation as an American and growth as global citizen. He was so different that we might have expected him to go to the grave screaming of his greatness. However, we all saw a piece of ourselves in him, and his greatest character strength was that he saw in everyone he met a connection to the higher.

Lazy Leadership: Challenging Today's Leaders

Robert Hall | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Robert Hall

Much of what was once done by congressional legislation is now done by judicial decrees, agency rules or presidential executive orders. The New York T...

Bono Joins Lupita Nyong'o, 'Eclipsed' Cast To Remember Kidnapped Girls

Entertainment Weekly | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.12.2016 | Black Voices

Attendees of the Saturday matinee show of Broadway’s "Eclipsed" had a special and powerful guest speaker after the show: U2 singer and ONE Campaign ...

9 Times Bono Was Spot On About What It's Like To Search For God

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 05.10.2016 | Religion

Before Bono became the world-famous humanitarian and frontman of the Irish rock band U2, he was Paul David Hewson from Dublin. The son of a Roman Cath...

Daily Meditation: Sing A New Song

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.10.2016 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

What Happened When Jimmy Carter and Bono Went to the Disco

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 05.03.2016 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

The celeb-filled event wasn't as wild as the Studio 54 parties Rodgers, 63, and his band Chic sang about on their 1978 disco song, "Le Freak," but the Grammy-winning music producer is proud that this year's gala to benefit the We Are Family Foundation brought Bono and Carter together for the first time.

Bono Wants Christian Music To Get More Honest

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 04.28.2016 | Religion

When U2 musician Bono reads the Psalms, a book of the Bible filled with ancient hymns, he sees the full range of human emotions: anger, irritation, sa...

Bono's ONE Campaign Urges Congress To Increase Foreign Aid To Fight Extremism

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 04.18.2016 | Politics

A petition launched this week by the ONE Campaign, an international nonprofit that advocates for an end to extreme poverty and disease, is calling on ...

Morning Joe, Ron Fournier and a Great Memoir - Love That Boy

John Robinson | Posted 04.14.2016 | Impact
John Robinson

Ron Fournier discusses the anxiety we all have as parents. We continue to balance our dreams we have for our children with the realities our children face. Our dreams do not always reflect the strengths in our children.

Amy Schumer Had The Best Response To Bono's Suggestion She Should Fight ISIS

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 04.13.2016 | Entertainment

Amy Schumer is not heading off to fight ISIS anytime soon. At least that’s the impression she gave when she responded to U2 frontman Bono’s tongue...

Trump and the Art of the Constitution

Bennet Kelley | Posted 03.01.2016 | Politics
Bennet Kelley

Trump has proposed deporting natural born American children of undocumented immigrants and barring Muslim's from entering the country. In doing so, Trump shows little concern that the Constitution prohibits each of these proposals.

5 Things A Teenager Learned at Davos

Niamh Scanlon | Posted 02.09.2016 | Teen
Niamh Scanlon

Last month I was lucky enough to go to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. While I was over there I helped to run a CoderDojo session for ...

A Week in the Clouds

David Sable | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business
David Sable

The air is rarefied, enough to make one light-headed. The altitude is high and from the mountains, the view and vistas are endless. When the sun shine...

Beyond Bono: Music and Philanthropy

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 12.28.2015 | Entertainment
Linda Novick O'Keefe

I wish I could sing, and belt out every feeling like Nina Simone or sing a love letter to my daughter like Paul Simon. I love music and have long been impressed with the artists that enrich our world in so many ways.

Fareed Zakaria and U2 for President

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 12.06.2015 | Politics
Robert David Jaffee

After listening this morning, December 6, as CNN's Fareed Zakaria interviewed Bono and The Edge of U2, I would be delighted if any one of those three men presided over our country.

Can Miley Cyrus Educate Millennials About the Fight Against AIDS?

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 12.04.2015 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

At Carnegie Hall this past Tuesday night, Miley Cyrus joined U2's Bono and The Edge, Hozier and Jessie J for a World AIDS Day event featuring U.S. Vic...

Bono Calls Paris Attacks 'First Direct Hit On Music'

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 11.15.2015 | Entertainment

After the cancellation of U2's planned Saturday concert in Paris, band frontman Bono opened up about Friday's attacks on the city -- specifically the ...

Bluebirds From Heaven

Sue Shanahan | Posted 11.10.2015 | Good News
Sue Shanahan

October 9th is the anniversary of my younger sister Ann's death. She died suddenly, of an undetected heart condition in 2008. It hardy seems possible that she's been gone for seven years. When she made her transition she left a huge hole in my life. We spoke every day and spent as much time together as we could.

The Middle East's Crisis Is Europe's Too

David Hearst | Posted 09.09.2015 | World
David Hearst

The reaction to Aylan Kurdi has been one giant selfie, a portrait of ourselves taken by people who remain conflicted about their identity, perturbed about their ethnic and religious minorities, and anxious about the future. Its about us, not them.

Ten Celebrities Who Suffer(ed) From Tinnitus

Alex Simon | Posted 07.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Alex Simon

"I wonder how you're feeling There's ringing in my ears And no one to relate to 'cept the sea..." -- Peter Frampton There are few afflictions as cons...

Experiencing the Innocence of U2 at Madison Square Garden

Salvatore Bono | Posted 07.24.2016 | New York
Salvatore Bono

The stage for this current tour is a far cry from what they did with 360. Here they are opting for the intimacy they had with the Elevation and Vertigo Tours of the early 2000's. Yet, the most interesting thing about the set-up is the massive wall that is their LED screen.

An Appeal to the Political Wisdom of Warren Beatty

John Bredin | Posted 07.23.2016 | Politics
John Bredin

Few Hollywood actors, if any, have made a bigger impact on progressive politics--both cinematically and in real life--than Warren Beatty.

The Vanity -- Real Talk with Frontman Alex Dugan

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 07.21.2016 | Entertainment
Lauren Kruczyk

Meet The Vanity, a band that recently broke into Austin's competitive music scene and is tearing it up with their raw talent.

Bono Is Still Working Through the Guilt All People Feel Who Believe in a Higher Purpose

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 07.18.2016 | Religion
Frank Schaeffer

You got a problem with world peace? What's the new U2 show finally about? The inherent value of beauty. Period.