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The Meaningful Impact of Passion and Innovation: Interview with Ryan Carey

Laura Cococcia | Posted 06.06.2016 | Technology
Laura Cococcia

Discovering the intersection of one's talent and passion can be life changing. For some, that breakthrough evolves, becomes real innovation and serves...

Dana Spinola: The Essence of Fab'rik

Renata M. Black | Posted 06.07.2016 | Impact
Renata M. Black

Paradigm Shifters is a series of interviews with a select group of women and men from eclectic walks of life. It will highlight unspoken, real-life in...

They Are Someone's Children Too: Caring for the Children of Honduras

Foundation for Education in Honduras | Posted 06.03.2016 | Impact
Foundation for Education in Honduras

BY JON HENES "We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved, and uncared for is...

Doing Well by Doing Good: An Interview with James Chen, Founder of Clearly

Alexandre Mars | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business
Alexandre Mars

(Photo credit: Lee-or Atsmon Fruin) About three years ago, my family and I went on an epic multi-country travel adventure. Prior to our trip, I reach...

BlindNewWorld Challenges Everything You Think You Know about Blindness

Sarah Blahovec | Posted 06.02.2016 | Impact
Sarah Blahovec

A new social change movement has been created to help dispel the misinformation surrounding the capabilities and limitations of those who are blind or...

The Global Labor Rights Movement You've Likely Never Heard Of

Chi Mgbako | Posted 05.27.2016 | World
Chi Mgbako

When the swollen bodies of ten sex workers in the town of Nakuru, Kenya, were discovered in the fall of 2015, showing signs of torture and ritualistic killing, police did practically nothing to solve these serial murders.

The Insignificant Mother

Miriam Gwynne | Posted 05.24.2016 | Parents
Miriam Gwynne

It started before the meeting even began. Emails, phone calls and discussions between you all to synchronise diaries and finalise a time and location that suited everyone. Everyone, of course, except the insignificant mother.

Make the Pledge to #GetOnTop of Your Sexual Health & Help Millennials Have Safe Sex

Jill Di Donato | Posted 05.24.2016 | Impact
Jill Di Donato

Coming from a place of self-love and a place that doesn't tolerate shame, Hollender's #GetOnTop campaign is aspirational.

While Nature Might Not Discriminate, the Effects of Climate Change Do

Molly Bangs | Posted 05.24.2016 | Green
Molly Bangs

For far too long, American popular opinion has relegated climate change to the ranks of pedagogical scientists, clearly siloed from our everyday lives. It is with this in mind that a number of environmental advocates kicked off a campaign this spring in support of President Obama's Clean Power Plan.

#BreakTheStigma: 3 Mental Disorder Myths We Need to Stop Using

Lissette Calveiro | Posted 05.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Lissette Calveiro

Look left, look right, look in front of you, look behind you, and look in the mirror. One of you is affected by a mental health condition. Each year millions of Americans are facing the reality of a mental disorder of different nature and severity.

Righting the Wrongs: Kelly Duane de la Vega's and Katie Galloway's 'The Return' on POV

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 05.22.2016 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

When I watched The Return, I felt I was on the verge of tears from the very beginning. It's rare that a film, particularly a documentary, can do that ...

Should We Just Get Over It?

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 05.20.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

What matters is that the individual himself accept the time and energy needed to metabolize and integrate the psychic change in order to continue with life in the present.

Leaders Must Understand and Empathize With People's Needs to Defeat Radical Fear- and Anger-Mongering

Reiner Lomb | Posted 05.20.2016 | Business
Reiner Lomb

People's anger and frustration, both in the U.S. and around the world, has reached a critical point.

Tim Diamond: Cotton On, A Movement

Renata M. Black | Posted 05.20.2016 | Impact
Renata M. Black

Paradigm Shifters is a series of interviews with a select group of women and men from eclectic walks of life. It will highlight unspoken, real-life in...

Making Deals in Impact Investing

Pallavi Shah | Posted 05.18.2016 | Impact
Pallavi Shah

Impact investing is gaining traction among both large and small investors and entrepreneurs. Angels, private equity firms, and banks are expanding bey...

What Kids Can Teach you About Persistence

Fabienne Raphael | Posted 05.17.2016 | Impact
Fabienne Raphael

Do you have kids? Even if you don't, have you noticed something very particular about kids? When they want something, they REALLY want something. I...

Seeding the Way for Transformative Change: An Open Invitation from The Rockefeller Foundation

Dr. Judith Rodin | Posted 05.16.2016 | Impact
Dr. Judith Rodin

With Insight Dialogues, we hope to not only catalyze conversations that cut across generations, geographies, points of view and experiences, but also help identify where we must deepen, elevate or refine our focus.

Why Should Women Care About Chronic Disease?

Nalini Saligram | Posted 05.16.2016 | Impact
Nalini Saligram

Written with Heather White, Nalini's Co-Chair on the Taskforce on Women & NCDs The thousands of women who gather in Copenhagen next week for th...

To The Little One Who Lost Her Mother To Adddiction

Pia Artesona | Posted 05.13.2016 | Parents
Pia Artesona

Becoming a mother has really opened my heart. Besides being with family, I notice the compassion most when I am teaching yoga. One of my favorite plac...

The World Will Not Get Better (By Itself)

Dr. Michael Laitman | Posted 05.11.2016 | World
Dr. Michael Laitman

Humans are a very supple species. Put them anywhere and they'll adapt. Just a few decades ago, if someone told us that several years from now there wo...

What it is like to parent a child with anxiety

Miriam Gwynne | Posted 05.09.2016 | Parents
Miriam Gwynne

Being mum to an anxious child. What is it like being mum to a child with severe anxiety? It is helping her downstairs every morning despite the fact...

Unraveling and How to Prevent It

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 05.06.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

The questions to ask is: What uproots and what anchors us? Discovering the answer and following the steps that connect and stabilize us, may prevent the treacherous state.

Trends and Innovation in Pediatric Healthcare: How Pediatrics 2040 is looking to change the future of pediatric medicine

Emily Drake | Posted 05.05.2016 | Impact
Emily Drake

Pediatric healthcare systems in both the United States and Canada are facing unique challenges in serving children and maintaining centres of excellence.

Emma Watson's Met Gala Dress Was Made Of Recycled Plastic Bottles Because She's Awesome

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.13.2016 | Style

Emma Watson slayed at the Met Gala Monday night in New York City where the theme was "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology" because, obvio...

What can Vodka Do for Social Impact? Cause Marketing and Why It's a Good Thing

Alex Amouyel | Posted 04.28.2016 | Impact
Alex Amouyel

Cause marketing - where brands associate themselves with a non-profit cause to entice you to buy their product - is nothing new. In fact it probably h...