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Prayer In The Aftermath Of Tornadoes

Robert Hoch | Posted 08.03.2013 | Religion
Robert Hoch

We need such prayers today, not because prayers "do" anything but because our prayers are given to the God who answers us with something vastly larger and more concrete than we alone could imagine.

Failure to Lunch

Ira Israel | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Ira Israel

Recent studies regarding happiness show that people who have jobs -- something one does for money -- are not very happy; similarly, I've found that those are the type of people who often eat lunch at their desks.

9 Top Community Managers on Why Online Community Matters

Megan Berry | Posted 07.30.2013 | Technology
Megan Berry

These are the people passionate (and crazy) enough to devote their lives to building these communities. What inspired them to do it? Their answers came down to two overarching themes.

Bringing the Food Home: Local Food and Agriculture Systems

Beverly Bell | Posted 07.29.2013 | Green
Beverly Bell

Food literally transverses the globe, creating a major disconnect between us and our source of survival, and creating plenty of opportunities for middle-people to make a profit along the way.

Reinvention and Authenticity: People, Companies, and Countries

Russell C. Smith | Posted 07.29.2013 | Impact
Russell C. Smith

Being authentic means trusting your gut and moving ahead. It means that many times, your questions will be more important than your answers. On a personal level, it's where deeper truths are discovered.

'I Am Because We Are,' but What Are We?

Maurice Tracy | Posted 07.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Maurice Tracy

We are living at a time when the LGBT rights movement is making incredible strides, but whether we really have a "community" is highly debatable. I wonder how we can tell the younger generation that it gets better and not prepare them for the stones that will come from their "community."

Do CEOs matter?

Angela Perkey | Posted 07.28.2013 | Business
Angela Perkey

If compensation is solely based on influence, it would be difficult to argue that anyone should be paid more than CEOs of large companies. And yes, this includes political leaders.

The Prodigal 'Community' Creator Could Return

Posted 05.28.2013 | TV

Dan Harmon could be back on "Community." The Hollywood Reporter confirmed rumors that Harmon is talking with "Community" producer Sony Pictures ab...

Fire at Heidelberg

Jenenne Whitfield | Posted 07.23.2013 | Arts
Jenenne Whitfield

As you may have heard by now, a prominent art installation on Heidelberg Street, the Obstruction of Justice House, burned almost entirely to the groun...

From Field to Table: Rights for Workers in the Food Supply Chain

Beverly Bell | Posted 07.22.2013 | Impact
Beverly Bell

The Food Chain Workers Alliance has a goal of nothing less than full rights and fair wages for the 20 million workers who grow, harvest, process, pack, ship, cook, serve, and sell food in the US.

NBC's Community and Cancellation: It's Personal

Troy Campbell | Posted 07.21.2013 | TV
Troy Campbell

In sum, there's a lot of psychology behind why Community fans love their meta, self-aware show. It thus seems only fitting that the fans should be (and most likely already are to some degree) self-aware about where their own love is coming from.

Why We Need Rituals in Our Lives

Donna Henes | Posted 07.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

When we set aside the quality time and claim the psychic space for ceremony, when we assume the authority to do so, we are able to transform our perceptions, our perspectives, our experiences, and in the process, our reality.

Moms Change the World: Josephine Miller

Monique Ruffin | Posted 07.16.2013 | Impact
Monique Ruffin

Josephine Miller is changing the way we live our lives each and every day. Miller a driving force behind implementing plastic bag and Styrofoam bans in Santa Monica, California.

Mike Ryan

Why He Loves Playing The Villain

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.17.2013 | Entertainment

Ken Jeong is having a nice couple of weeks. First, the doctor-turned-actor's television series, "Community," was surprisingly renewed for a fifth seas...

10 Team Trouble Signs

Robert C. Crosby, D.Min. | Posted 07.13.2013 | Business
Robert C. Crosby, D.Min.

When unresolved conflicts emerge in the team environment, they are intentionally overlooked and disregarded. The more this is done, however, the more these negatives influences and motivation drainers grow and emerge, sapping the life right out of the team.

The Compelling Promise of Urbanism Without Effort

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 07.13.2013 | Green
Charles R. Wolfe

As urban stakeholders -- residents, pundits, developers, associated professionals, and politicians -- we like to discuss and debate aspects of urb...

It's Actually Getting Another Season

Posted 05.11.2013 | TV

"Community" has surprisingly been renewed. NBC has ordered a Season 5 of the drama-plagued, but beloved cult-hit comedy. "Community's" renewal is s...

Why 'Community' (And Other Shows) Should Die

Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.10.2013 | TV
Maureen Ryan

As TV viewers, we have much more power these days. We have to choose not to use it sometimes.

Reaction to Amanda Berry: I've Got to Be a Better Neighbor

Christie O. Tate | Posted 07.10.2013 | Crime
Christie O. Tate

When I saw the news this week out of Cleveland about the women who'd been held captive since they were kidnapped as teenagers, I asked myself the questions that we all asked as the details came out. Most of the questions started with How?

Thank You, @HuffingtonPost Twitter Followers!

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.10.2013 | Technology

Yay! Thanks to you, we've reached 3 million followers on Twitter! To celebrate, we are giving away 30 exclusive Huffington Post tote bags. Keep yo...

Best of Britta Perry's Britta'd Moments

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 05.09.2013 | TV

Britta, verb 1. to make a small mistake 2. to achieve unqualified success against all odds Usage: "She messed up big time -- she really Britta'd th...

How Do We Stop Child Abuse?

Tony Loftis | Posted 07.08.2013 | Impact
Tony Loftis

Talking about the realities of abuse, especially child abuse is critical to helping to stop it. In the director's commentary to The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky says we stop abuse by talking about it in bringing out into the light. Chbosky's work helps us start that conversation.

The Darkest 'Community' Timeline?

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.08.2013 | TV

We don't know yet whether Thursday's "Community" season finale will also be the NBC comedy's swan song, but we do know that a key character has enough...

Reinventing the TV Rating System: How Community's Fans Battled the Nielsen Rating System

Russell C. Smith | Posted 07.08.2013 | TV
Russell C. Smith

Once upon a time, the Nielsen rating system mattered. Not any longer. What matters now is fans and buzz. What matters in the digital age is is tribes and Twitter.

Pop-Up Yoga

Annie Stein | Posted 07.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Annie Stein

I see so clearly now how a sense of community is perhaps what we now need more than ever, as more of our time is spent plugged into some technological device or other and the world seems more unstable than ever.