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Miscarriages of Justice: Why the Church Should Be (and Isn't) Compelling To Rising Generations

Christopher Cocca | Posted 04.04.2014 | Religion
Christopher Cocca

Christians believe different, often contrasting things about Jesus. Even so, there are fundamental points of reference across the traditions and theo...

Closer Together or Further Apart? Digital Devices and the New Generation Gap

Robert Weiss | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology
Robert Weiss

Today, the divide is more about the fact that young people neither see nor hear their elders because, from a communications standpoint, the two generations are not in the same room.

You're Not Agnostic, You're An Atheist

Isaac Saul | Posted 03.29.2014 | Religion
Isaac Saul

One of the most popular phrases I hear amongst my friends these days is, "I'm agnostic." According to Merriam-Webster's online dictionary, an agnost...

The Fate of Obamcare Is Not in the Hands of Millenials

Sean McElwee | Posted 03.23.2014 | Politics
Sean McElwee

The entire problem, like many of the problems very serious people identify, is entirely mythical.

How to Sell Health Insurance to Millenials

Angela Perkey | Posted 03.17.2014 | Business
Angela Perkey

Those of us who fall into this generation are generally not lazy. We also don't think we're invincible, as many assert. Instead, there has been a sizeable communication gap between the government and young adults regarding health care options.

22 Things You Should Know Before You Stay In A Hostel

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Hostels are the best part of studying abroad. ...and the worst part. ...and the most insanely, ridiculously funny part. Heed our advice, young chil...

Legendary Comedian's Advice To Millennials

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Is laughter the best medicine? Comedian George Wallace says absolutely! In his new book, "Laff It Off" he offers light hearted self-help advice and gu...

7 Travel Rules You Should Ignore

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

You don't have to listen to everything your mother tells you. As millennials, we've decided that some travel rules are more than okay to ditch. ...

How To Be Young And Alive In 2014

Christine Deakers | Posted 03.06.2014 | Women
Christine Deakers

Being a nebulous 20-something means freedom, but it's also frightening. You're halfway between being an idiot baby and a fully-formed human with hobbies and a spice rack.

What to Do if You're Deferred

Joie Jager-Hyman | Posted 02.26.2014 | Education
Joie Jager-Hyman

Colleges defer early decision and action students for a wide range of reasons. Regardless of the reason, there are a few things that you can do to help improve your chances for acceptance.

Charity Profiteering: Make Sure Your Gift Really Gives Back

Jacqueline Herrera | Posted 02.18.2014 | Impact
Jacqueline Herrera

You don't really need that pair of Yves Saint Laurent gloves, but you did buy a bunch of presents for everyone else, and then you notice the sale is benefiting the Philippine Typhoon victims. Well, this purchase would totally elevate you to Pope status, and you don't even hesitate to click.

Are You A Digital Native?

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.24.2014 | Teen

You grew up surrounded by technology. Dial-up tones from your parents' computer served as an informal alarm clock, a 30-minute Game Boy session always...

What Changed in Higher Education?

Gabriel Sanchez Zinny | Posted 02.17.2014 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Sanchez Zinny

The institutions of higher education should realize that the 20th Century system that consolidated all academic functions under one roof is being challenged by new technologies and new structures.

10 Things I Gave Up to Get Out of Debt

Allison Vesterfelt | Posted 02.16.2014 | Money
Allison Vesterfelt

If we're really interested in paying off debt, growing a savings account, purchasing a house, or going to college without loans, we have to be willing to put our money where our mouth is.

Add Value, Hire Millennials

Elspeth Rossetti | Posted 02.12.2014 | Business
Elspeth Rossetti

Millennials are entering the workforce with more experience than any previous generation, yet they display a confidence that sometimes is mistaken for a feeling of entitlement.

A Shift from Online to Offline: Adolescence, the Internet and Social Participation

Undergraduate Awards | Posted 02.11.2014 | Technology
Undergraduate Awards

Participants described their enhanced social self-esteem through positive peer feedback via online comments and 'likes' which reiterates their desire to ultimately seek social validation.

Leveraging the Power of the Purse for Good

Pamela Barnes | Posted 02.09.2014 | Impact
Pamela Barnes

This year, my husband and I called a family meeting and put $10,000 on the dining room table. We told the kids, "This money is yours, but it comes with some guidelines. The lump sum will go to charities of your choosing."

Snap Out Of Your Digital Coma!

Crystal Kadakia | Posted 02.08.2014 | Impact
Crystal Kadakia

I recently had a great experience speaking at TEDxSarasota on the topic of Digital Comas. It's a message appropriate for all ages -- the best feedback...

8 Things You Should Never Ask A 20-Something Woman In A Relationship

Samantha Matt | Posted 02.04.2014 | Women
Samantha Matt

Why aren't you engaged yet?Really? Like, am I supposed to be engaged already? Because last time I checked I was 25, broke, and drunk.

Escape the Digital Coma: Who Are You When You Close the Laptop?

Crystal Kadakia | Posted 01.26.2014 | Technology
Crystal Kadakia

As Leo Tolstoy famously said, "Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself." We have a personal responsibility regarding this choice. The easiest way to think of it is, Who are you when you close the laptop? How do you define yourself?

To the Young: Heed JFK and Use Politics for Change

Caryl Rivers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Caryl Rivers

A door swung open for us. He said that public service was an honorable profession, that politics was not just a game for hacks and cronies, but a way to change the world. America suddenly became an exciting place in which to be young.

Add These 20 Cities To Your Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 12.25.2014 | Travel

When you think of American tourism, certain locations come to mind: the bright lights of New York City, the palm trees of Southern California, the nos...

Millennials: Too Realistic to Have Children?

Nanette Fondas | Posted 11.07.2013 | Parents
Nanette Fondas

Long work hours, heavy student debt, job and career stress, anticipated work-family conflict and health and social tradeoffs all weighed into the decision to plan or not to plan to have babies.

Half Pretty, Half Me

Cat del Valle Castellanos | Posted 11.07.2013 | Women
Cat del Valle Castellanos

Some may call it false advertising. I call it rebranding. It's modern-day survival of the fittest: Social Darwinism with a makeup bag.

Philanthropy Is Not a Privilege of Wealth

Jacqueline Herrera | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Jacqueline Herrera

The NGO field, with its lower pay, risky travel and odd hours, needs committed and passionate individuals willing to make a career out of it, and one of the most promising demographics we can find that in is the millennials.