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The White House Doesn't Want To Gut NAFTA — Even Though Trump Called It A 'Disaster'

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 03.30.2017 | Politics

The Trump administration is seeking mainly limited changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada, the Wall Street Journal ...

A Majority Of Americans Disagree With Trump’s Hard-Line Stances On Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 03.29.2017 | Politics

Just this month, President Donald Trump issued an order to begin unraveling greenhouse gas regulations, flirted with exiting the Paris Agreement and p...

Meet The Woman Rescuing Fruit and Feeding Her Community

Zac Thompson | Posted 03.29.2017 | Impact
Zac Thompson

Currently, 40% of all food goes to waste in San Diego leaving one in five people in the city food insecure. Food insecurity means, simply, the state o...

Layoffs Set To Begin At Indiana Factory Despite Trump Tweet, Promises

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.28.2017 | Politics

Rexnord Corp. has posted layoff notices inside its Indianapolis ball bearings factory where the company is stopping production so it can be done more ...

Trump's SEC Pick Deleted His Wall Street Bio. Here's What It Said.

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 03.28.2017 | Politics

For years, the law firm of Sullivan & Cromwell touted the achievements of its partner Jay Clayton in a lengthy biography displayed on its website. Cla...

Trump Voters Don’t Blame Him For The Health Care Bill’s Failure

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.28.2017 | Politics

Most of the public isn’t shedding many tears over AHCA. President Trump’s approval ratings may be headed even further underwater. And more America...

Trump Repeals Regulation Protecting Workers From Wage Theft

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.28.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Companies that commit wage theft and put their workers in harm’s way just received a favor from the Trump administration. President D...

Donald Trump's Low Ratings May Be Getting Even Worse

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.27.2017 | Politics

President Donald Trump’s approval rating has been negative virtually since he first took office. Now, it may be heading even further underwater. In ...

To Revitalize Small-Town America, Focus On The Future Of Work

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 03.29.2017 | Politics
Tarun Wadhwa

Co-authored with Jason Sosa, a Partner at Chameleon Collective, and Dean Whittaker, Founder & President of Whittaker Associates Ten minutes from downt...

What Is Human Trafficking?

Tom Lowery | Posted 03.29.2017 | Impact
Tom Lowery

Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery. It’s the exploitation of people and involves the use of force, fraud or coercion to obtain some t...

Most Americans Say FBI Investigation Of Trump-Russia Ties Is Necessary

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.26.2017 | Politics

The public largely believes that it’s worthwhile to investigate links between Russian government officials and associates of President Donald Trump,...

Medical Voluntourism Needs A Checkup

Young Professionals in Foreign Policy | Posted 03.27.2017 | Travel
Young Professionals in Foreign Policy

By Emily Foecke Once described as the “new future for aid,” voluntourism is now a $173 billion industry receiving more attention for dubious “se...

These Teachers Voted For Trump. Here's What They Think About His Proposed Education Cuts

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 03.27.2017 | Politics

Rebekah McClung, a civics and economics teacher in Virginia, thinks Donald Trump is doing a pretty good job as president. He hasn’t been perfect ―...

Can Asia Use The EU As A Model For Economic Integration?

The Conversation Global | Posted 03.26.2017 | World
The Conversation Global

Gabriele Suder, University of Melbourne On 25 March 2017, the European Union’s heads of state and government will meet in Rome to celebrate the 60...

Black Lawmakers Pressure FBI, DOJ To Help Find Missing D.C. Girls

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.24.2017 | Black Voices

Black legislators are urging the Department of Justice to help police find the children who have gone missing in Washington, D.C. Of this year’s 501...

26 Cards To Give Someone Struggling With Fertility Issues

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 03.24.2017 | Parents

About 12 percent of women of childbearing age in the U.S. have trouble getting pregnant or carrying a pregnancy to term. Yet so many women who have st...

Government Lets Trump Off The Hook For His Washington Hotel Conflict Of Interest

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.23.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― The General Services Administration said Thursday that Trump International Hotel in Washington isn’t violating its lease with the gov...

Sexual Harassment Isn’t About Sex, It’s About Power

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 03.23.2017 | Women

It was only 26 years ago that Anita Hill became one of the most talked about women in the country, thanks to her sexual harassment allegations against...

Why Polls Seem To Struggle To Get It Right – On Elections And Everything Else

The Conversation US | Posted 03.23.2017 | Politics
The Conversation US

Daniel Alexander, Drake University I am a professor of mathematics, so my ears perk up when I hear someone say that polls seem inaccurate. The public...

Help Homeless Youth by Counting Them Right

Kevin M. Ryan | Posted 03.23.2017 | Impact
Kevin M. Ryan

The headlines from last week were dreadful for the homeless youth we serve at Covenant House, the largest charity in the hemisphere working with homel...

Investing Ideas Made Simple

Lindsey Keen | Posted 03.23.2017 | Fifty

From IRAs to 401ks, the world of retirement planning can seem overwhelming. What is the best investment strategy for your needs? How can you save more...

Thrillist Staff Votes To Unionize

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 03.22.2017 | Politics

The vast majority of eligible staff at Thrillist have voted to unionize, adding the popular lifestyle and culture news site to the growing ranks of di...

Americans Are Now More Worried About Health Care Than Anything Else

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.22.2017 | Politics

Health care is now the issue at the top of Americans’ minds, a new HuffPost/YouGov survey finds. Forty-five percent of those polled name health care...

Hero Game Developer Starts Donation Campaign On Behalf Of Her Trolls

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 03.22.2017 | Women

One video game developer has shown us a beautiful way to deal with online trolls. Alex Neonakis, who has worked in game design for 10 years, started a...

We Now Know Where The Trump Administration Stands On Overtime Pay

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.22.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― One of the biggest questions hanging over the confirmation hearing of Alexander Acosta on Wednesday was where President Donald Trump’...