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Trump Shouldn't Trust CEOs To Fix Outsourcing. They Signed Off On It.

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 02.27.2017 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

President Donald Trump met with a bunch of CEOs at the White House last week, prompting the same old, tired and untrue round of assertions that Americ...

ACA Repeal Will Cut Taxes For The Wealthy While The Vulnerable Suffer

Rep. Rosa DeLauro | Posted 02.24.2017 | Politics
Rep. Rosa DeLauro

During President Trump’s inaugural address, he spoke of a government that benefits working people—not wealthy insiders. He said: “The forgotten ...

Five Lessons Companies Should Learn From Uber About Sexual Harassment

Jeffery Tobias Halter | Posted 02.24.2017 | Business
Jeffery Tobias Halter

It’s 2017 and Fortune 500 companies are still dealing with the issues of sexual harassment and gender discrimination. While recent high-profile laws...

The Way Americans Retire Is Broken. Here Are 5 Ideas For Fixing It.

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.24.2017 | Healthy Living

Retirement, for me, is like stepping off the diving board into the deep pool of the rest of my life ― a little scary with no turning back once I’v...

Uber Investors Demand Company Change 'Destructive Culture'

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 02.23.2017 | Business

Early investors in Uber Technologies Inc wrote to the ride-hailing company on Thursday to criticize it for failing to end a toxic culture of harassmen...

Americans Are Split Over How Much Trump Has Accomplished So Far

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.23.2017 | Politics

Americans are divided in how much they think Donald Trump has accomplished in the first weeks of his presidency, a new HuffPost/YouGov survey finds, e...

Poll: Trump Perceptions Stable Despite Crisis Coverage

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 02.24.2017 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Despite a first month characterized as “a continual series of crises,” Donald Trump’s presidential job approval has been mostly stable in recent...

New Film Features Multiracial Cast Of Actors Reading Powerful Transcripts From Former Slaves

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 02.27.2017 | Black Voices

Michelle Jackson wanted to make another film about slavery. But the Los Angeles-based filmmaker faced some opposition from those around her who say po...

Most Trump Voters Say The Media Is Their Enemy

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

A narrow majority of President Donald Trump’s supporters agree with him that the media is their enemy, a new HuffPost/YouGov survey finds, although ...

We Must Respond to South Sudan Famine

William Lambers | Posted 02.23.2017 | World
William Lambers

The United Nations declared famine Monday in parts of South Sudan, where 100,000 people are facing starvation. It could get much worse too with anothe...

Trump Could Lower The Minimum Wage For Federal Contract Workers

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― The first time Luis Chiliquinga went on strike, he joined fellow fast-food workers and marched into his McDonald’s inside the Smithso...

HUFFPOLLSTER: What's Going On With Trump's Approval Ratings?

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.23.2017 | Politics

New analysis sheds some light on the variance in President Trump’s numbers. Reactions to the president’s latest press conference are divided along...

Polling Methods Explain Why Donald Trump’s Approval Ratings Are All Over The Place

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 02.23.2017 | Politics

President Donald Trump’s approval ratings have bounced around pretty wildly during his first four weeks in office. There has been a 36-point swing a...

Here's What People Really Thought About That Trump Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.20.2017 | Politics

President Donald Trump’s often-combative press conference last Thursday raised quite a few questions ― among them, what sort of reaction, if any, ...

Uber Promises Investigation After Former Engineer Blogs About Harassment

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 02.20.2017 | Business

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said Sunday that the ride-sharing company will investigate new allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination in its wor...

Most Americans Want Congress To Investigate Michael Flynn

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.20.2017 | Politics

Most Americans think the resignation of Michael Flynn as the White House national security adviser last week is worthy of a congressional investigatio...

New Poll Suggests 'Fake News' Has Almost No Meaning Anymore

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.17.2017 | Politics

Voters who supported President Donald Trump in last year’s election think most mainstream media reporting counts as fake news, according to a new po...

Over 50 And Unemployed: I Know, You're Invisible

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 02.21.2017 | Fifty
Stephen Viscusi

There’s a new generation of invisible unemployed, and it’s not young millennials. No, the aging boomers are the ones who are really struggling to ...

Why We Need A Trauma-Informed Approach To Resisting Trump

Katherine Ripley | Posted 02.21.2017 | Healthy Living
Katherine Ripley

On the night of the election, I watched the results come in online, alone in my apartment. As the numbers leaned farther and farther in Trump’s favo...

Committing To Protecting Main Street, Not Wall Street

Sec. Tom Perez | Posted 02.17.2017 | Politics
Sec. Tom Perez

Last year, the Obama administration finalized our “conflict of interest” rule, requiring that retirement advisers provide advice in their customer...

Consumer Watchdog In Trump's Crosshairs Gets A Chance To Keep Fighting

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 02.16.2017 | Politics

A federal appeals court agreed Thursday to reconsider a decision that found the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to be unconstitu...

Trump Inspires Bipartisan Effort To Rein Him In On Russia

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.16.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump is inspiring bipartisanship on Capitol Hill, but not in a way he wants: Republicans and Democrats in Congress ar...

Both Parties Seem To Be Having A Change Of Heart About Federal Power

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.15.2017 | Politics

Democrats appear to have grown significantly warier about federal power since a Republican president took the White House, a new survey finds, while R...

Stress Can Make Your Brain Stronger If You Know This

Sandra Bond Chapman, Ph.D. | Posted 02.21.2017 | Healthy Living
Sandra Bond Chapman, Ph.D.

According to an article in JAMA Internal Medicine, stress is at least partially to blame for 60 to 80 percent of primary care visits. Studies show tha...

Ashton Kutcher Gives Emotional Testimony At Hearing To End Modern Slavery

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 02.15.2017 | Entertainment

Ashton Kutcher testified at a hearing at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday in the hopes of ending modern slaver...