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Difficult Legal Issues Surround Anti-Panhandling Ordinances

Brad Reid | Posted 09.02.2015 | Business
Brad Reid

It is possible that some panhandlers view it as their profession and do not meet a "truly-needy" test that critics of panhandlers in general discuss. However, to the extent that panhandling reflects unmet human needs, it is one piece of much broader social issues that have no simple solutions.

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Let's Ask Platina, the 15th Century Vatican Librarian

Erica Wides | Posted 11.18.2014 | Taste
Erica Wides

Why were our options Chilean, Costa Rican and Filipino, with a few sad clams gasping for air and dreaming of Wellfleet?

ReThink Review: Elysium -- The 1 Percent in Orbit

Jonathan Kim | Posted 10.09.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

I was so blown away by Elysium that I need two reviews to describe why I think it's the best movie of this summer by far, and probably of 2013.

Homeowner Group Could Be Sued In Trayvon Case

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and TONY WINTON | Posted 06.09.2012 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — If Trayvon Martin's family sues over his death, they might not target George Zimmerman but instead the homeowners association of...

What Does Trayvon's Shooting Mean for Architects and Urbanists?

Mitch McEwen | Posted 05.30.2012 | Arts
Mitch McEwen

With the death of Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida, the worlds of architecture and urbanism cannot afford to hear no evil/see no evil this time.

Colbert: Men & Woman Finally Equally Powerless

Posted 08.29.2011 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert hailed an unfortunate "win" for equality on Tuesday night's show when he announced that the Supreme Court ruling in the Wal-Mart sexua...

Peter S. Goodman

Supreme Court's Walmart Ruling Undermines Labor Rights

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 08.21.2011 | Business

The appalling Walmart decision handed down by the Court this week will serve as a brilliant symbol of how the United States has essentially become a giant gated community enjoyed by the powerful, with most of the citizenry living outside and struggling to nourish themselves.