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To counter populist policies the world needs to ditch its obsession with GDP

The Conversation Africa | Posted 02.14.2017 | World
The Conversation Africa

Lorenzo Fioramonti, University of Pretoria The election of Donald Trump may have come as a cold shower, but it was to be expected in a world that's i...

How The Conversation's False Report About Dads Hurts Moms and the Workplace

Josh Levs | Posted 02.13.2017 | Parents
Josh Levs

It happens constantly: news agencies and researchers publish reports using skewed data, inaccurate statements, and their own beliefs in stereotypes to...

New Nike Ad With LeBron James, Serena Williams Makes Forceful Call For Equality

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.14.2017 | Black Voices

A new Nike ad makes a powerful call to end discrimination, ending with a simple message: “Equality has no boundaries.” “Opportunity should not d...

All Rise

Brenda Keesal | Posted 02.07.2017 | Religion
Brenda Keesal

On the eve of the inauguration of a disastrous president of the divided states, my mother took me to see a 7th-Day Adventist gospel choir at a South A...

A Better Place: Two Approaches To Reducing Concentrated Poverty

Willa Seldon | Posted 02.07.2017 | Impact
Willa Seldon

Today, the number of people living in high-poverty neighborhoods is increasing rapidly.

Outspeak Wants Your Videos For #BlackHistoryMonth

Outspeak | Posted 02.01.2017 | HuffPost Live 321
Outspeak

This year Black History Month comes at a pretty devastating time in the nation's history. Despite steps forward, the continued prejudice against non-white Americans has come into the spotlight again with persistent systemic racial violence and a new President whose casually racist platform has encouraged white supremacists to come out of the woodworks.

Women Came Together and Marched, Now We Run for Office

Brown Girl Magazine | Posted 01.27.2017 | Politics
Brown Girl Magazine

By Aysha Qamar According to the Women's March website's mission and value, it reads" "We stand together, recognizing that defending the most margina...

We Are Marching

Julia Fehrenbacher | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics
Julia Fehrenbacher

We march because we were taught to stand up straight. Because in the face of injustice, inequality unkindness -- silence is just another word for fea...

Women's Marchers Stand in Solidarity with Muslim Sisters

Anisha Ismail Patel | Posted 01.27.2017 | Women
Anisha Ismail Patel

The evening before the #WomensMarch on Washington, over 50 individuals from diverse backgrounds board a bus in Chicago heading for our nation's capita...

The Real Women's March. Where Feminism Met Humanitarianism

Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC | Posted 01.23.2017 | Politics
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC

Yesterday in DC, I had the honor of marching and protesting with hundreds of thousands of sisters and brothers from all over the country. Without a doubt, the event was feminist-centric, but as the people who attended knew, it carried an even broader theme: humanitarianism.

A Jewish Prayer as a New American Political Era Dawns

Rabbi Michael Knopf | Posted 01.23.2017 | Religion
Rabbi Michael Knopf

Avinu she-bashamayim, our heavenly parent: You created the first man and woman in Your image, according to Your likeness, and made it so that all of ...

A Hard, But Simply Truth For Non-Affirming Christians

Zack Hunt | Posted 01.19.2017 | Religion
Zack Hunt

This isn't a call for religious freedom. We already have that in the United States and have ever since the Constitution was ratified in 1788.

Democracy Reigns and I Still March

She's Fit To Lead | Posted 01.19.2017 | Politics
She's Fit To Lead

This article previously appeared in and appears courtesy of She's Fit to Lead. It was written by Li Cohen, a She's Fit to Lead contributor. via big...

Hypocrisy And BS In Business

Sylvana Storey | Posted 01.18.2017 | Business
Sylvana Storey

Grumpy Old Men is a conversational-style British television series showing a number of well-known middle-aged men talking about any issues of modern l...

The Third Wave Of Feminism Is Now, And It Is Intersectional

Jennifer Rand | Posted 01.04.2017 | Women
Jennifer Rand

With less than three weeks to go until the Women’s March on Washington takes the Nation’s Capitol (and new administration) by storm, it is telling...

In 25 Cities, Communities Say NO To Islamophobia

Donna Nevel | Posted 12.23.2016 | Politics
Donna Nevel

photo from JVP Western Mass, Springfield, MA On Wednesday evening, Dec. 21st, in 25 cities across the United States, Jews, Muslims, and other commun...

Here Are Some Things You Should Do Before The World Ends In 2017

Zac Thompson | Posted 12.20.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

Heading into the new year, we decided it would be best to embrace the chaos by making a bucket list of things to do before the impending apocalypse.

Women Are Smashing Barriers in Business

David M Kirby | Posted 12.20.2016 | Women
David M Kirby

(Credit: U.S. State Department / Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2015) When you thought about the most successful individuals in the world fifteen yea...

After Obama. White Privilege Or White Responsibility At Private Schools

Frank Ligtvoet | Posted 12.16.2016 | Education
Frank Ligtvoet

Our ten-year-old black daughter spent seven of the eight years of Barack Obama's presidency at a private school in Brooklyn, New York. Academically t...

Would You Be Too Ashamed To Display Your Child's Wedding Photo?

Caroline Hart | Posted 11.22.2016 | Parents
Caroline Hart

This Thanksgiving, reach out and give your LGBTQ sons and daughters an even tighter hug. It’s what we all need right now but, for different reasons,...

What Are the Most Misunderstood Aspects of Sharia Law?

Quora | Posted 11.10.2016 | World
Quora

What are the most misunderstood aspects of Sharia law? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are ans...

How is Silicon Valley Part of the Inequality Solution?

Quora | Posted 11.10.2016 | San Francisco
Quora

How is Silicon Valley part of the inequality solution? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are ans...

Teach Peace

Marilynn Halas | Posted 11.03.2016 | Education
Marilynn Halas

If there's one thing this election cycle has taught us it's that we are passionate people who care deeply about the future of America. It has also tau...

Using Technology to Empower Students (and Their Teachers and Parents, Too)

NationSwell | Posted 11.01.2016 | Impact
NationSwell

Elisabeth Stock has always been driven to work toward a more just world. It was what led her to volunteer as a teacher for the Peace Corps in West Afr...

Everyone Should Be Able To Live A Creative Life

Zac Thompson | Posted 10.25.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

The RSA believe we can all be agents of change by stirring our passion into something tangible, something that can be shared with the world.