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Do We Care For The Black Women Who Care For Us?

Alicia Garza | Posted 02.24.2017 | Black Voices
Alicia Garza

Black women who care are the backbone of the American economy, and yet little attention is given to the conditions that Black women who care face. If Black futures are to matter in our economy, we must, at minimum, ensure that the Black women who care for us are cared for in return.

To Your Cat, You May Be Just Another Cat

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 02.03.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

My guess is that humans will forever try to get inside the heads of their feline companions to learn what lies behind those gorgeous, mysterious eyes. What is she thinking about? What's she about to do? Is she staring at me, or through me? Does she love me, or loathe me?

Who Are America's Sentient Beings?

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 12.21.2016 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

Reclassifying animals could be just the wake-up call this country needs. It's time to encourage respect for others, regardless of species, race or economic standing.

THIS Is The Best Public Restroom In America

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 11.23.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler Courtesy Cintas Now you have an excuse to visit the small town of Minturn, Colorado. For the past 14 years,...

Asylum: What You Should Know Before Applying

Umar Akbar Ahmed | Posted 10.01.2016 | Politics
Umar Akbar Ahmed

The United States offers protections to individuals who have suffered persecution, or fear that they will suffer persecution, due to their race, religion, national origin, political opinion, or membership in a particular social group.

3 Reasons Harris v. Quinn Matters to All of Us

LeeAnn Hall | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics
LeeAnn Hall

The Harris v. Quinn ruling on Monday was a huge step backward in the national effort to develop rights and protections for home care workers. It's also a clear call to action for all of us not to become complacent.

Did You Just Call My Husband a Domestic Diva? Oh, It's on!

Tracey Stewart | Posted 07.07.2013 | Comedy
Tracey Stewart

I imagined how much better my life would be with my sister-wife Martha by my side. Our bed sheets ironed and folded into hospital corners; a perfectly labeled food pantry. Surely, these advantages would outweigh the awkwardness that might arise at bedtime.

Freeze Frame: Still Shots in Life and Death

Sarah Lehat | Posted 07.01.2013 | Arts
Sarah Lehat

As I inquire about the organs, I learn they are not related, at least not in a familial fashion. One is an infant's healthy heart. A second is that of a teenager, overdosed on drugs. Followed by a third, pierced by a gunshot. Together, aligned neatly in a row, they have a natural kinship.

Catherine New

You Can't Afford To Buy American

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 09.18.2012 | Money

To be all-American these days is a luxury proposition. A pair of domestic-made 501 Levi's? Those cost a cool 178 bucks. In cowboy terms, that's a boon...

American Companies Losing Most Business To Foreign Rivals

24/7 Wall St. | Douglas A. McIntyre | Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

The US has not been an important player in the TV manufacturing business for as long as most people can remember. Many of the goods sold by huge super...

The Casual Beer Drinker's Summer Brews Rundown

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 08.16.2011 | Home
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

Small Kitchen College Ahh, summer! Nary a warm breeze wafted o'er my sunkissed cheeks before I thought: man, I could really use a beer right now. In ...

What's the real agenda behind opposing shared custody?

Rob Hahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Rob Hahn

My previous blog dealing with domestic violence and shared custody generated plenty of response, so much that it warrants a follow-up.

When divorce, custody issues and domestic abuse collide

Rob Hahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Rob Hahn

Mike Haywood seemed to be in an ideal situation.

DK Matai | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
DK Matai

Editor's Note: This post has been removed from the Huffington Post....

New York Times Paterson Bombshell: Paterson Aide David W. Johnson Sold Cocaine, Has Been Violent

New York Times | Danny Hakim and William K. Rashbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

David W. Johnson has worked for Gov. David A. Paterson for much of his adult life. He began as a young, ambitious intern from Harlem when Mr. Paterson...