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Cote D'Ivoire, Celebrities and Aid

Tom Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tom Murphy

Now is the perfect time for Bono, Clooney, Jolie and company to step up and speak out against the stolen election and human rights abuses in Cote D'Ivoire.

John Lennon, Bono, and Belafonte: Lessons in Celebrity Activism

Mark Engler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mark Engler

Effective celebrity activists use their fame to bring attention and credibility to legitimate representatives of social movements. That, in a nutshell, is my standard of celebrity activism done right.

Who's in Control?

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marian Salzman

This is the tenth in a series of 12 posts expounding on the 2011 forecasts in the annual trends report from Salzman, president of Euro RSCG Worldwide ...

Bono Helps the Irish

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Who Needs Superman?

Morgan Pehme | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Morgan Pehme

Anyone who feels inconsolable about the future of America's public school system should visit the headquarters of City Year New York for a bit of cheering up.

PHOTOS: CULTUREZOHN: Jean Pigozzi's Gagosian Gallery Show, Johnny STOP!

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

2010-11-12-muham.jpgIf memoir is the art form du jour of twenty first century art, then Johnny Pigozzi is the master of photo-memoir, shameless in his pursuit of the beautiful people.

Last Night: Socialites Save The Music, Plus A Full House Reunion (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New Yorkers were out in full swing last night--quite literally for Goldie Hawn who danced with honoree Youssou N'Dour at the 2010 Malaria No More Bene...

Bono And The Edge Party In Istanbul

X17 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Tonight may be all about business when U2 takes the stage for a show at Istabul's Olympic Stadium, but last night it was purely pleasure with Bono dou...

10 Celebs Who Give A Whole Lot Back

Reader's Digest | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

These actors, singers and personalities are top earners and top philanthropists. See where they are giving back all across the globe....

Largest & Longest Study: New Treatment Law Helps Mentally Ill Avoid Incarceration, Homelessness and Hospitalization

DJ Jaffe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
DJ Jaffe

The Halloween triple-murder in Bono, Ohio of William Liske, Jr., his wife Susan, and son Derrick has again focused the public's attention on what to d...

Angelique Kidjo and "The Sound of the Drum"

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Beninoise singer Angelique Kidjo has had a spectacular year. In April she released her newest album, OYO, where she revisited the music that inspired ...

Pneumonia's Final Verse

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dr. Orin Levine

A quick Google News search this morning using the term "pneumonia" brought up a bunch of stories. Most of them were about Canadian folk singer Bruce C...

'The Crisis Caravan': Charity's Road to Hell?

Peter Christian Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Peter Christian Hall

We should ask more questions about where public and private contributions are going.

Dear Oprah: So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen... Good-bye Already

Meredith C. Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Meredith C. Carroll

When Oprah announced this would be the last season of her celebrated talk show, millions of rabid viewers prayed it was just a ploy. And now, it's feeling painfully like her show might actually never end.

How Bono Is Undermining African Entrepreneurs

Magatte Wade | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Magatte Wade

African poverty will not be alleviated by well-intentioned rock stars creating African pity brands - and then producing the goods in China because they can't get Africans to produce adequate quality goods.

U2 in Istanbul: Turkey on the World's Stage

Lisa Derrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lisa Derrick

U2's Turkish debut marks a lot of firsts: the band's first show in Turkey, their first meeting with the Turkish Prime Minister, the first rock concert...

The Stewardship Report on Connecting Goodness Announces Editorial Calendar

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Read More: Romeo and Juliet, Film, Chicago, Bono, Literature, Carolyn B. Maloney, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, The Luce Index, Life Style, Mu Sochua, Photography, SOS Children’S Villages, Josh Silverman, Cancer, HIV & AIDS, Heal the World, Valentines, Performing Arts, Orphan Care, Social Change, Palitha Kohona, Bangladesh, Oprah Winfrey, Social Gospel, Jamaica, Jimmy Carter, India, Hillary Clinton, Human Rights, Huffington Post, Hinduism, Skype Interviews, Judaism, Economy, Novels, Washington, Gay Rights, South Asia, Better the World, New Delhi, Gay Immigration, Stewardship Report, Jlsr, Port-Au-Prince, John Lee, Women’S Issues, Love, Bill Clinton, Michelle Obama, Dalai Lama, Wal-Mart, Health, New York City, Muhammad Yunus, Haiti, Orphans Interntional Worldwide, Cambodia, New York Times, Relationships, Going Green, Museums, Buddhism, Dance, Helping the Unfortunate, Europe, Puerto Rico, Human Rights Watch, Jim Luce Stewardship Report, Sri Lanka, West Virginia, Universal Human Rights Declaration, Chinese, Episcopal Presiding Bishop, Child Care, Jim Luce, Unions, Dr. Steven Becker, Humanism, Alaska, Food Stamps, Holiday Season, Unsung Heroes, Bettering Humanity, Americas, Los Angeles, Barack Obama, Education, Care, Shyam Selvadurai, Christianity, Arianna Huffington, Connecting Goodness, Worldvision, World Affairs, George Bush, Finance, Children, Nhat Thich Hanh, Music, Thought Leaders, United Nations, Arts, Foster Families, Intergenerational Romance, Desmond Tutu, Goodness, Environment, Elie Wiesel, Travel, Federico & Co., Conflict Resolution, Fine Arts, Katharine Jefferts Schori, Religion, Islam, Developing World, Africa, Unicef, Politics, Theater, Mid-East, Global Citizens, Interracial Love, Connectivity, Culture, Gay Marriage, Tikum Olem, Aga Khan, Jon Sirota, Poverty, Asia-Pacific, Media News
Jim Luce

A bright new face has been added to the crowded Web, drawing a large readership and uploading more than 900 stories in its first twelve weeks. Still ...

Why Learning to 'Forget Yourself' Is Important for Psychological Health Today

Douglas LaBier | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Douglas LaBier

The irony is that a self-absorbed person is much less able to handle today's flood of life dilemmas and challenges in positive, creative, solution-oriented ways.

An Offer Bono Can't Refuse?

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

Pavel Sfera, the world's foremost Bono-Double, is making an offer that the real Bono may just want to take him up on: Since Bono is laid up with a bac...

EMPOWE(RED) BY THE LAZARUS EFFECT CAMPAIGN

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
James Boyce

In the midst of the collective sadness about the situation and the devastation in the Gulf, tonight in New York City, there will be a moment, a bright...

Trapped in the Other Gulf Oil Slick -- Saudi Women Tell Mr. President: Set Us Free!

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Qanta Ahmed, MD

It's time that Saudi Arabia antes up and empowers its women to show the world they fear not the choice of powerful women.

Bono Calls Out Dem Senator Over Aid Cuts

Foreign Policy | Josh Rogin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Add artist and activist Bono to the list of development leaders protesting the proposed cuts in foreign aid funding put forth by Senate Budget Committ...

Sunday Bloody Sunday

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chris Weigant

Most Americans know U2's song "Sunday Bloody Sunday." They may be dimly aware that Bono is adamant that "this is not a rebel song," without grasping what he's talking about.

How Maria Bartiromo May Become the Best Teacher You've Ever Had

Michael Martin | Posted 01.20.2012 | Books
Michael Martin

A great teacher will passionately help you discover the ability you have inside yourself and help you culture that pearl, so that your feelings and intellect become your allies.

Don't Expect a Massive "Save The Gulf" Concert

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Howard Steven Friedman

Please keep pressuring BP, the oil industry and politicians to act and stop looking for Bruce, Willie, Ani and Lenny to save the day by strapping on guitars.