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2 Words You Should Never Say

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 07.05.2016 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

What if the wife would say instead, "I'd love it if you would plan some of our dates?" The husband would hear the word, "love" and probably want to please her by honoring her request in a heartfelt way.

What's the Government Doing About Soaring Airline Complaints? This.

Christopher Elliott | Posted 12.22.2015 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

For years, the Transportation Department relied on big fines to deter violations of federal law by airlines. Under the current leadership, however, the emphasis seems to be shifting to advocacy for individuals.

Have Air Travelers Reached Their Breaking Point Yet?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 08.23.2016 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

What's your breaking point? When do you say, "That's it -- I'm never flying again!" It's no academic question for America's airlines, which continue to provoke passengers with new fees, surcharges and rules. They want to know when their customers would rather stay home.

Topshop Stops Ordering 'Ridiculously Shaped' Mannequins After Complaints

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.31.2015 | Style

Topshop has responded to one woman's concerns by promising to cease orders of a certain mannequin for store displays. Laura Kate Berry, a UK-based Top...

Wisconsin Senate Blind-Sided By the Department of Public Instruction

Shayna A. Pitre | Posted 07.16.2014 | Education
Shayna A. Pitre

Nearly three years later, just yesterday, the Wisconsin State Senate finally caught wind of the investigation through the media, and decided to inquire further.

5 Ways To Clean Out The Mental Clutter

Polly Campbell | Posted 05.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Polly Campbell

We all get bogged down, stuck in the same ol' routine, caught up in our feelings of worry and stress that keep us from making progress and enjoying our life. But you can let go of this mental rubbish, and lighten up your life this spring.

5 Ways Airlines Can Improve Customer Service Now

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.27.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Let's face it, airlines aren't exactly known for their outstanding customer service. They haven't been for years. But what can airlines, which are currently enjoying record profits, do right now to improve their service? Here are five steps that would cost virtually nothing.

WATCH: Fearless Living Boot Camp, Day 13: Zip It!

Rhonda Britten | Posted 11.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Rhonda Britten

Complaints don't help you. They drown you in the muck and mire of your life. Don't swim in that stuff. Get out of that mud and give up complaining for the next 24 hours.

"Ideal" Conditions or a Big McFib?

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 01.08.2012 | Home
Wayne Pacelle

If I told you that pigs confined in gestation crates -- cages barely larger than the animals' bodies, in which they don't have enough space even to turn around -- were living in "ideal" conditions where their "every need is met," you'd probably have a quarrel with that.

Joy Resmovits

ACLU: Milwaukee's Voucher Program Segregates Schools | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.07.2011 | Education

NEW YORK -- Milwaukee's voucher system, which allows low-income students to attend private schools using tax dollars, discriminates based on disabilit...

Parent Files Complaint Against Gay Teacher, Appeals For Restoration Of 'Child's Sense Of Innocence'

Washington City Paper | Amanda Hess | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Margaret C. Hemenway, identifying herself as a D.C. Public Schools parent, claims to have filed a complaint with Chancellor Michelle Rhee over her sev...