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 ...
If the biggest insult you can give someone is about the size of their body, you need a hug, or maybe a throat punch.
How can we expect children to behave kindly to one another when we as adults don't do the same. It's like telling your kid the dangers of smoking while taking a drag on a cigarette. They won't be listening to what you're saying, they'll be watching what you're doing.
It's not about having a sense of humor. I love silly and sarcastic stuff. Mean humor is not my thing, but especially when directly towards people with the intent to hurt.
What was given to me at the airport -- comfort, assurance, security, and validation -- should be given to all children, and the time is now.
With almost 50 years of research on bullying, brand new data keeps appearing which turns our expectations and beliefs about it upside down.
In an increasingly diverse and multicultural American social landscape, the battles over the histories of different communities -- coupled with communities' right to self define - are becoming more prominent.