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Cultural Change

The Seminal Issue of Real Prevention of Child Abuse Deaths in the U.S.: Ignored by National Reports, Public Officials and Politicians and the Media

Robert C. Fellmeth | Posted 04.04.2016 | Parents
Robert C. Fellmeth

The Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities has just released a constructive report. It is drafted by officials and experts across...

When Did That Happen?

Nancy Roman | Posted 05.30.2015 | Fifty
Nancy Roman

One of my Dad's favorite expressions was, "You must have been hiding behind the barn when the brains got handed out."

My Body, My Business and My Journey to Thriving!

Andrea Callanan | Posted 07.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrea Callanan

I'm taking time off, delegating more, and allowing myself to be more authentic as a woman in my approach to leadership, ambition and company growth. Thank you, Arianna, for being an inspiring role model. For being wise and brave and for personally answering your email -- I salute you!

Why Even Young People Need To Know About Sid Caesar's Amazing Life

David Kanegis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Fifty
David Kanegis

I salute you Sid Caesar and thank you for your contributions to widening, enlightening and enhancing the fabric of American society.

Family, Machismo, and Cultural Change

Ricardo B. Salinas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices
Ricardo B. Salinas

The woman is the pillar of the family and, by extension, is the cornerstone of society. However, she receives little support and recognition, and in addition to educating and training future citizens, we now demand many other things from her as well.

Here's to the Foot Soldiers of Change

William S. Becker | Posted 11.07.2013 | Impact
William S. Becker

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - It's a humbling experience to meet one of history's heroes. But as scores of people found out here last week, it's more complica...

End of Year Reflections on American Culture and Politics

Paul Stoller | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics
Paul Stoller

It is clear that lists of events are sometimes indicative of social and political change, but do they tell us anything about the state of contemporary American culture and politics? Here is my anthropological take.

Transparency and Your Natural Resources

Marcelo Giugale | Posted 05.07.2012 | Home
Marcelo Giugale

Wouldn't you want to know how much money your government gets from the companies that exploit your country's oil, gas or minerals?

Let's Talk About Culture Change

Ron Ashkenas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ron Ashkenas

The most daunting change in an organization is a change in its culture. It's hard enough to change one person's behavior -- how can you change the behavior of an entire organization?

Stop Shopping And Start Thinking

Judith Acosta, LISW, CCH | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Acosta, LISW, CCH

So, the graffiti artist who bade us to start thinking must have been seeing what I saw -- a world becoming disconnected from the onslaught of stimulation that is part and parcel of modern life.

What Does 'Be the Change' Mean Today?

Debbie Robins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Debbie Robins

If a genie with a magic lamp granted you one request, one wish for something important to change in the world, what change would you ask for?

The Psychology of Affairs in Today's Culture

Douglas LaBier | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Douglas LaBier

If you're contemplating an affair or in the midst of one, consider the following: Some affairs are psychologically healthy. That right. An affair can help leverage you out of a destructive or deadened relationship that's beyond the point of renewal.

Spirit Is Higher (VIDEO)

Tom Huston | Posted 12.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Huston

Here, in Mother India, was a society in which the intuition I'd been seriously pursuing since age 16--the sense that Spirit is higher and more important than anything else--was simply taken for granted.