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5 Less Common European Destinations You'll Fall in Love With

College Tourist | Posted 02.09.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

When planning your trip to Europe, you can still visit Paris, London, Berlin, Dublin and Barcelona, but you should seriously consider adding one (or more) of these destinations to your itinerary.

Correcting Legalized Bias: India and its Struggle to Decriminalize Homosexuality

Jyoti Puri | Posted 02.05.2016 | Queer Voices
Jyoti Puri

The last chapter of the legal campaign to decriminalize homosexuality is unfolding in the Indian Supreme Court. It is considering a "curative petition...

Divorce Confidential: Parental Child Abduction in Divorce

Caroline Choi | Posted 02.05.2016 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Divorce rates are on the rise across the world. Here in the U.S., the divorce rate is higher than 50%, with Spain, Portugal and Belgium almost 20% hi...

Approaching 81, MOMA REELS Out Great Film!

Isa Freeling | Posted 02.03.2016 | Entertainment
Isa Freeling

Image courtesy of MOMA Did you know that MOMA, one of the United States preeminent showcase's for international cinema and leading institutions for ...

How People Sometimes Just Can't See Poverty When the Poor Look Too Good

Dr. Jane Aronson | Posted 01.27.2016 | Impact
Dr. Jane Aronson

I implore you to rethink what poverty looks like and not to be afraid to see it in all of its can look ugly and scary and it can look normal and lovely.....but it is poverty all the same and those poor individuals all need support and unconditional love.

Moscow's Historical Relationship with Damascus: Why it Matters Now

Carlo Caro | Posted 01.25.2016 | World
Carlo Caro

Current relations - Source: Sputnik News There have been many objections to what is denominated as the Russian interference in Syria, more specifica...

Chat for a cure: How Viber merges mobile messaging and community in support of ALS

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

Did you take the ice bucket challenge to support ALS? If so, you found out that a bucket of cold water can hurt so good! At the height of ice bucket ...

What I've Realized As an American Muslim Living in the Midwest

Rawan AbuShaban | Posted 01.22.2016 | Religion
Rawan AbuShaban

Living in the Midwest, I realize that the humanity of Muslims is best displayed just by being there. Better than an image of a random person, you witness me.

3 Ways Smart Business Women Get and Stay Inspired

Beth Hand | Posted 01.19.2016 | Women
Beth Hand

It is vital that women leaders and entrepreneurs find ways to get and stay inspired. You need them so that you can thrive as you overcome difficulties, leverage opportunities and everything in between. Here are three ways that can help you get and stay inspired while making your unique contribution to the world.

Maybe If We Stop Talking About ISIS, They'd Just Go Away

Karam Singh Sethi | Posted 01.14.2016 | World
Karam Singh Sethi

Terrorist organizations need attention and public validation to survive. They don't have the resources or numbers to have any real affect on major world powers, like the U.S., so they try and tap into the hearts and minds of individuals around the world.

The History of Duolingo

Quora | Posted 01.13.2016 | Business

These Questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

The Globalization of Time: The Anatomy of the Time-Warp in International Business

O'Brien Browne | Posted 01.07.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

Time is as richly complex as culture itself. For task-oriented people, such as the Swiss, time might be seen as linear -- rigid, plannable, organized into blocks, systematic.

The Foundation of Art in Embassies Brings High Art and Innovation to U.S. Schools

Isa Freeling | Posted 01.04.2016 | Arts
Isa Freeling

Exciting international cultural diplomacy initiatives can be seen through their site-specific commissions. Their founders are currently working with embassy representatives to bring original works to an extensive number of newly constructed U.S. embassies across the globe.

Powerful Patience

KidSpirit | Posted 01.04.2016 | Religion

Since childhood, I always wanted to represent my country abroad, wanted to become a global thinker who could contribute to Bahrain's development. But after stepping outside that exam hall, I was pretty sure I had lost my chance.

Will Apply Pay In China Be A Success?

Quora | Posted 01.04.2016 | Business

This Question originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

What Happened To Zimbabwe's Economy?

Quora | Posted 12.30.2015 | World

How did Zimbabwe's economy go down? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people wit...

The Best Countries To Visit In Southeast Asia, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 01.03.2016 | Travel

A definitive ranking of the best and worst countries to visit, based on things like food & drink, stuff to do, ease of meeting people, and how far you can stretch your hard-earned coin.

Hidden In Brooklyn: The Japanese Izakaya Restaurant You Should Know About

Brad Hobbs | Posted 12.23.2015 | Taste
Brad Hobbs

New York is a city built on culture. With Culture brings prized national dishes, chances are, if you live in New York or visit, your taste buds have v...

Gender Equality in Clean Energy: A Challenge Shared By All Countries

Neha Mathew | Posted 12.22.2015 | Green
Neha Mathew

Pursuing these two goals in a coordinated way would tackle the deep gender inequalities that exist in energy access, including renewable energy.

Thinking about Climate Change Following the Paris Agreements

Nichlas Emmons | Posted 12.17.2015 | Green
Nichlas Emmons

Not only should we begin to reconsider how capitalism works in developing more sustainable communities, but its current form in the United States may not be as resilient as it needs to be to cope with climate change.

Teaching the Need for Gender Equity in Peru

Randal Mason | Posted 12.18.2015 | Education
Randal Mason

In Peru, women face a number of inequalities and barriers, including a large gender pay gap, early marriage and pregnancy, sexism in the media, and attitudes that they should only care for children and do housework. But chief among the challenges these women confront daily is domestic and gender-based violence.

Join a Global Arts Response to Terror

Lane Harwell | Posted 12.17.2015 | Arts
Lane Harwell

I write following recent terrorist attacks around the world, from Paris, Beirut, and Mali to San Bernardino, as the presence of terror looms too large and too real. This presence is a call to action for those of us working in the arts and culture.

The Syrian Dilemma

Carlo Caro | Posted 12.16.2015 | World
Carlo Caro

Source: Reuters It's been almost two weeks since the downing of the Russian fighter jet at the Turkish-Syrian border. Many hawks who have been ag...

Three Reasons to Immerse Yourself in Language and Culture in 2016

Ryan McMunn | Posted 12.16.2015 | Travel
Ryan McMunn

Looking for New Year's resolutions that will improve your quality of life in 2016? Learn a language and immerse yourself in a foreign culture.

Top Tricks to Keep Your Spouse From Taking Your Child Out of the Country During Divorce

Stann Givens | Posted 12.15.2015 | Divorce
Stann Givens

If you are married to a foreign citizen, have a child together and your marriage is not going well, you have more to worry about than someone married to a U.S. citizen.