Lewandowski's hypothesis of innocence was founded on the assertion that he acted in response to a reasonably perceived threat, within Trump's "protective bubble." The hypothesis invokes what legal theorists refer to as the law of excuses.
Have that many women completely lost their self-esteem? Do they really believe we should be treated as second-class citizens? Isn't it bad enough we still have to fight to get equal pay for equal work? It certainly won't happen with a Drumpf for president, or any Republican, for that matter. Not even Kasich.
Amy's tragedy has urged me to recall what I know for myself about the reality of violence perpetrated against black girls and women. That is, that all too often there is a man or boy at the center of it.
I'm surprised no one's made a sequel to the movie 'Mean Girls.' Because, unfortunately Social Exclusion and its accompanying behaviors aren't always left on the abandoned playgrounds of our youth. In fact, sometimes it seems like it's even picked up a little momentum by middle age.
Humanity collectively perpetuates shame, a self-regulating mechanism to forcibly coerce others into conforming to society's norms. On a basic level, s...
Parents -- your kids are going to eventually develop the good sense to wear a jacket and eat vegetables, invest your energy in how they interact within society. If we insist on being the hovering Helicopter Parent Generation, let's at least hover in the right places.
It's not a secret. Reading is food for the mind and for the soul. The earlier children come into contact with books the better!
He represented every LGBT person who didn't feel like they belonged in the world during Christmas, a time where many people who celebrated the holy holiday certainly didn't celebrate people in the LGBT community. I, as well as the rest of the community, were thought of as evil sinners. Remember, this was 1994.
The new technology introduced a strong, radical discontinuity with the dynamics and processes of the past. It was a sort of metamorphosis that brought new behaviors, trends and models.
Calling forth an identity -- speaking as a lesbian, as a femme lesbian, as a Jew, as a feminist, as a woman, as a person committed to social justice, as a queer -- requires imagination and courage. Identities name each of us individually and call to others to share in how we understand ourselves in the world.
"So...when are you having children?" I must get this question once a week. Or twice a day over Christmas during visits to see the family. And I'm gu...
In recognition of National Youth Violence Prevention Week, April 4-8, I join others in raising awareness about this important issue facing our nation's young people and the parents, educators, and health care providers who care for them.
You haven't really lived until you've heard the claim "It's not you--it's me." Usually it's in the context of a breakup, and it hurts as much as if ...
What is it about the internet that brings out the worst in people? I'm not talking about the people who post pictures of their pets or food, I'm talking about that evil under the bridge dwelling cretin who creeps around the internet creeping the rest of us out.
So instead of harnessing the importance of character and citing the existing legal protections that are a safeguard from dishonesty, Peeple was rendered useless, the app's launch was a flop and its downloads are minimal.
This is Donovan. He's seven years old. And he has Noonan Syndrome. Noonan Syndrome is genetic disorder caused by one of several genetic ...