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What DeVos Means For Special Education

Aron N. Weinberg | Posted 02.15.2017 | Education
Aron N. Weinberg

Based on their track records or stated policy positions, several of President Trump's confirmed and soon-to-be-confirmed cabinet heads will share a rather unique approach to their new positions: They may seek to undercut the mission statements of their own departments.

There Is Gravity In The Economy

Justin Curmi | Posted 02.10.2017 | Politics
Justin Curmi

Money is what makes the modern economy operate. A country can hold it to inflate the value of its currency, or spread it to deflate the value of its c...

How Cities Leaders Can Overcome Disruption

Sergio Fernandez de cordova | Posted 02.10.2017 | Technology
Sergio Fernandez de cordova

Disruption is 1.0...Collaboration is 2.0...Partnerships are 3.0 Urban transformation is complex and comes in different phases--with the advent of new ...

Democrats, Khizr Khan Slam Trump's Executive Order In Mock Hearing

The Huffington Post | Matt Fuller | Posted 02.02.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― As part of their continued push against President Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees and foreign nationals, House Democrats h...

How Democrats Should Fight The Battle Over Merrick Garland's Supreme Court Seat

Sen. Daylin Leach | Posted 02.02.2017 | Politics
Sen. Daylin Leach

The Democrats have indicated that they may filibuster the Gorsuch nomination, and frankly, they have no other choice.

Schumer: Trump Should Nominate Someone Else If Dems Won't Confirm Gorsuch

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s nomination of federal appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch does not have to end in a nuclear option showdown, Se...

Who is Really Responsible for the Checks and Balances of the US Government?

Quora | Posted 01.31.2017 | Politics
Quora

Wouldn't the checks and balances of the US government stop most of Donald Trump's acts? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share kno...

An Open Letter to Donald Trump

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 01.31.2017 | Politics
Mitch Ditkoff

Dear Mr. President: Greetings! Mitch Ditkoff here, red-blooded American and registered voter. Although you and I have never met and are, seemingly, ...

Senate Democrats Call For Investigation Into Trump Officials' Failure To Obey Court Orders

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 01.30.2017 | Politics

Illinois Sens. Tammy Duckworth and Dick Durbin want an investigation into the Department of Homeland Security’s response to a federal court order th...

The Race To Pass Obama’s Last Law And Save Tech In DC

Wired | Posted 01.27.2017 | Politics
Wired

By Issie Lapowsky for WIRED. It was 10:15 am on Inauguration Day, and John Paul Farmer was beginning to lose hope. The former Obama White House staf...

The Art Of The Deal: Supreme Court Edition

Michael Giltz | Posted 01.31.2017 | Politics
Michael Giltz

Dear President Trump, I can’t wait for you to make the stunning move you’ve clearly been planning for months. In one fell swoop you will: Force th...

What Misconceptions do People Often Have About the Marine Special Operations?

Quora | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics
Quora

What misconceptions do people often have about the Marine Special Operations? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compe...

Former Marine Corps Answers, Did the US Create ISIS?

Quora | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics
Quora

Do you believe the "U.S. created ISIS"? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people...

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.

Open Letter To Congress On Communication

Elizabeth Esrey | Posted 01.18.2017 | Politics
Elizabeth Esrey

The first election I could vote in was in 1988. All in all, I've voted in 8 presidential elections. My votes were cast in both parties. Sometimes pers...

Sick Of American Democracy? The U.S. Could Learn A Lot From These Countries

Parag Khanna | Posted 01.09.2017 | World
Parag Khanna

SINGAPORE ― Donald Trump’s election proved to the world that America is just winging it. Rather than steadily improving governance over time, the ...

In Southern Kaduna, Nigeria Generates More Dead Bodies Than Electricity

Jonah Ayodele Obajeun | Posted 01.08.2017 | HuffPost Home
Jonah Ayodele Obajeun

With every bloodbath in Southern Kaduna, life becomes cheaper. Grilling and smelly, streets are now occupied by vacuum. Chaos is the order of people's...

Thursday's Morning Email: House GOP Pushes To Undo Obama's Legacy

The Huffington Post | LaurenWeber | Posted 01.05.2017 | Politics

TOP STORIES HOUSE GOP PUSHES TO UNDO OBAMA’S LEGACY The U.S. House of Representative passed a bill Wednesday that would give Congress the power ...

OMB: A Small Agency With Big Muscles To Help President-Elect Trump Succeed

Max Stier | Posted 01.03.2017 | Politics
Max Stier

This was originally published in The Hill. President-elect Donald Trump's decision to name conservative budget hawk Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) to be...

Politics and the Psychotherapist

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 12.30.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

The world has changed drastically since the results of the November 8th election, and with it the psychotherapist's task. The focus on our personal li...

A Look Back At 2016's Best, Worst And Ugliest Queer Political Moments

The Huffington Post | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 12.28.2016 | Queer Voices

There’s no question that for LGBTQ Americans, 2016 increasingly became a year of trepidation and fear ― even of horror and grief. All movements ex...

This New Orange Era: Rule by Tweet

Renee Fisher | Posted 12.26.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

It's no secret that the PEOTUS prefers to convey vital information to the American public via Twitter. Twitter has some distinct advantages. It allow...

This New Orange Era: The New Norm Is Not The Norm

Renee Fisher | Posted 12.22.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Back in the 1950s, the US, having just survived a horrific war, settled down and chose a general as President. The theme was order and prosperity. The small world that Life in the Boomer Lane inhabited consisted of school, family and friends.

Six New Year's Resolutions For Kids

USA.gov | Posted 12.27.2016 | Parents
USA.gov

Now that 2017 is just around the corner, have you thought about setting a new goal?

A Prescription for Smart Government Rulemaking

Albert Einstein College of Medicine | Posted 12.20.2016 | Science
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Imagine the rising din of buzzing wings. Millions of mosquitoes flitting about in dense swarms on a small island. Now imagine an equally cacophonous ...