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Generations Lead the March on Washington

She's Fit To Lead | Posted 01.22.2017 | Women
She's Fit To Lead

This article appears courtesy of She's Fit to Lead. It was written by Li Cohen, a She's Fit to Lead contributor. On Jan. 21, the Women's March on Was...

When Two Generations Of Women Go On One Unforgettable Road Trip

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.26.2016 | Fifty

Alma Valdes always dreamed of piling into an RV and going where the road took her. But by the time she saved up and purchased a motor home in 2012, he...

This Generation Is Triggered

Zac Thompson | Posted 08.18.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

We push people to stay "woke" but the moment we find something that doesn't align with our views of another person -- we condemn.

Think All Millenials Are Lazy? Think Again.

Rachel Pedersen | Posted 08.10.2016 | Business
Rachel Pedersen

Millennials. If you were born between the years of 1982 and 2004, you have been labeled and described as entitled, narcissistic, and even lazy.I mysel...

Has Popular Music Entered a New Era of Social Politics?

James Stoddah | Posted 09.28.2016 | Politics
James Stoddah

The rallying cry of youth in the sixties and seventies was about us, about we, about our generation. A political statement of unity, and a desire to belong and be heard -- together.

How to Manage a Multigenerational Workforce and Not Go Totally Insane

Janice Celeste | Posted 09.14.2016 | Business
Janice Celeste

Managers are forewarned not to ignore the differences of each generations' characteristics. Best practice is to conduct regular training sessions for all employees and to require supervisors to attend multigenerational management training.

4 Reasons Why the 90s Are Making a Comeback

Unwritten | Posted 08.03.2016 | Women
Unwritten

It hasn't surprised me that the nostalgia of the Gen-Y childhood is making a comeback. I could sit here and write an endless list of all the reasons the '90s were the best decade to be a child in, from Tamagotchis to Rugrats to 'N Sync (the reasons are endless). But I think there are deeper reasons as to why our Gen-Y childhood culture is making a comeback.

Wildlike: A Majestic Film, a Compelling Benchmark for What it Takes to Be a Good Man

Brent Green | Posted 07.16.2016 | Fifty
Brent Green

Wildlike, a debut film written and directed by Frank Hall Green, is a nuanced, troubling, uplifting, beautifully rendered meditation on manhood and fatherhood. Its themes are timeless yet firmly rooted in here-and-now.

The Iranian Post-Revolutionary Generation Comes of Age

William O. Beeman | Posted 06.23.2016 | Politics
William O. Beeman

For several years I have been writing about a dramatic demographic shift that is about to take place in Iran. It is the emergence of the Post-Iranian Revolution Generation. This new generation has arrived and will create great changes in Iran in the near future.

Top Hip-Hop Artist Brings Awareness to the Killing Fields

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 05.09.2016 | Impact
Lauren Kruczyk

With lyrics in Khmer and English and a focus on Killing Fields era legacies, Khmer American rapper praCh Ly's first album, Dalama, was not only credited with introducing hip-hop to Cambodia--it introduced this history to a new generation largely unaware of its genocidal past.

The Importance of Mentoring Young Women Early

Alex Lyman | Posted 05.24.2015 | Women
Alex Lyman

As National Women's Month comes to an end, I am reminded of the importance of mentoring young women and helping them find their voice. Women are speaking up for themselves and their worth, and it is important that we empower young women to do the same.

The Pain of Absence and Presence

Catherine Nagle | Posted 02.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Catherine Nagle

With 23 years between my two children, I entered a different world in 1995 when my second child was born. As an old-schooled mom, I wasn't familiar an...

Bridging Jewish Generations

Rabbi Joshua Stanton | Posted 01.11.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Stanton

Millennial Jews are not joining synagogues at the same rate as their parents and certainly not at the same rate as their grandparents. Many Jewish leaders are struggling to understand this new generation, which will have a profound impact on the future of Jewish life in America.

The Connected Generation

Christa Dowling | Posted 01.07.2015 | Education
Christa Dowling

The info-sphere is growing every day and social media has had a huge impact on the young, actually on everybody through all forms of electronic communications. The global impact has left many involved in a world previously unknown to them.

The 3 Mistakes to Avoid When Supervising People Your Parents' Age

Haydn Shaw | Posted 07.17.2014 | Business
Haydn Shaw

I've seen young managers make three mistakes most often that keep them from leading employees the age of their parents.

10 Reasons to Visit Scotland This Year

Viator | Posted 07.05.2014 | Travel
Viator

This small nation offers untamed and dramatic natural beauty, a turbulent history, great drink and intriguing food. This year, however, is not just a good year, but a great year to visit Scotland.

Dear Family Whisperer: Battling the Gimmes

Melinda Blau | Posted 05.27.2014 | Parents
Melinda Blau

Some parents fear that financial discussions "burden" children. But it's just the opposite. Earning and spending should be part of everyday conversation so kids grow up armed with awareness and information.

How The Boomers Saved Everything

AARP Magazine | P.J. O'Rourke | Posted 12.10.2013 | Fifty

We're the largest, richest, best-educated generation of Americans, the favored children of a strong, confident and prosperous country. Or, as other ge...

The Impact of Video Games on This Generation

Daniel Raphael | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Daniel Raphael

With video games, as with most things in life, there must be a balancing act between reality and a virtual world.

World Bank Employing Youth Engagement Strategies

Ravi Kumar | Posted 08.10.2013 | Impact
Ravi Kumar

Students in a technical education program supported by the World Bank in Antioquia, Colombia. Last week I spoke at YouthTalks, the annual flagship e...

President Obama and Governor Romney: It's Time to Speak With Our Generation

NextGen Journal | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics
NextGen Journal

In any report about young voters and the 2012 election, you may have stumbled upon a few of these descriptions: "disengaged," "unenthusiastic," "disillusioned." Speaking on behalf of students across the country: it's a fair critique.

Generation Overload

Uloop | Posted 09.09.2012 | College
Uloop

We are the generation of change. Our modes of technology have changed; our modes of communication have changed.

The Clash of Generations

Laurence J. Kotlikoff | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

As we sit back and blithely watch Greece's death by debt, it's easy to assume it can never happen here. It can, and it will.

Is American Idol Ageist?

Brent Green | Posted 07.24.2012 | Fifty
Brent Green

Older artists can achieve extraordinary dreams if given a chance.

Intergenerational Equity: The Mother of All Guilt Trips

Brent Green | Posted 07.21.2012 | Fifty
Brent Green

To what extent are post-50 adults financially obligated to future generations?