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A Global Counter to the Global Rise of Fascism

Andy Schmookler | Posted 01.10.2017 | Politics
Andy Schmookler

As America enters the Age of Trump, it is important to recognize that what's happening is not just about Trump, and not just about America. Forces kin...

Trump's Presidency Will Ring In The Next Progressive Era

Richard Kirsch | Posted 11.10.2016 | Politics
Richard Kirsch

Over the last two years I have often said to colleagues that the quickest way to a new progressive moment is probably also the most painful, by being forced to fight rightwing control of our government.

The Global Conversation About Beauty

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 11.07.2016 | Women
20 Beautiful Women

Watch the video than answer these questions: Who created this beauty sickness? What is more important: looking beautiful or being beautiful? ...

Sit Happens

Aaron Baker | Posted 10.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Aaron Baker

This style of work posture may be a luxury for many, but for me, I needed to create a lifestyle around it and mandate it as a solution of balance to my day of sitting in a car seat, an office chair, a coffee shop stool and my wheelchair.

How to start a movement

Scott Goodson | Posted 10.26.2016 | Business
Scott Goodson

Unless you've been on another planet the past few months, you already know the story of how Trump uttered some highly provocative remarks and created ...

Why Your Environment Is Working Against You—And How To Fix It

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 09.21.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Did you know that the way we dress, our facial expressions, our posture, and the tone of our voice make up...

Chess for Success: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 09.20.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

At the end of this month, Walt Disney Productions will release Queen of Katwe, a film that highlights the story of a young Ugandan girl whose world ra...

Moving Medical Rehabilitation from Hospital to Home

Catherine Y. Spong | Posted 08.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Catherine Y. Spong

One in six Americans--about 53 million people--have a physical disability, and at least 2.2 million use a wheelchair. Disabilities involving visual, h...

Why You Need To Put On Your T-shirt!

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 08.12.2016 | Impact
Allison Toepperwein

As I sit here staring at my legs, all I see are shades of blue, purple, maroon, brown and even black. I have bruising running down the inside of both ...

Dancing In A Wheelchair

Zac Thompson | Posted 07.06.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

Four years ago Chelsea Hill was paralyzed from the waist down after a drunk driver hit her vehicle. The accident left her in a wheelchair and struggling to come to terms with how people view her. But in the midst of this struggle, Chelsea has redefined her disability with dance.

Look Within: A Mindfulness Shift

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 06.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

This shift in how you view mindfulness -- loving being alive rather than practicing human experiences -- is enough to cause a profound change in yourself, the kind of change worth bringing to the world.

The Hidden World Of The Brain: The Role Of The Basal Ganglia Beyond Movement

Ekaterina Dobryakova | Posted 06.17.2016 | Science
Ekaterina Dobryakova

There's more to the BG than just movement. The 5 nuclei of the BG each have independent functional roles and are also interconnected with different areas of the cortex.

The Movement that Changed the Way We Look at Bullying Among Girls

Sherry Mirshahi-Totten | Posted 06.13.2016 | Business
Sherry Mirshahi-Totten

Lauren Paul and Molly Thompson, founders of the Kind Campaign, are proof that you can't stop women on a mission. Their company exists to "(bring) aw...

These 22 Images Reveal The Surreal Beauty Of Extreme Sports

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 06.09.2016 | Sports

When the power of man intersects with the beauty of nature, mesmerizing moments are born. And nothing makes those moments possible like extreme sports...

Look Within: Energetic Solutions to Increase Success

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

Having the energy to sustain action towards a long-term goal isn't easy. Here are three tips that will fire you up for your toughest and lengthiest missions:

Balancing Act: How to Remain Active for Life

Jacqueline Gikow | Posted 05.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Jacqueline Gikow

Along with regular aerobic exercise and weight training, balance exercises are important as we get older (did you know that means from age 35 on?). Such exercises really can help you improve your balance and prevent the possibility of falling.

Layups for Life Skills: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 05.18.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

This week at The Pollination Project, we recognize seven individuals from across the globe who have projects that are leading movements of change. In ...

Chaos in Motion: about murmurations & mental processes

Roeselien Raimond | Posted 05.09.2016 | Arts
Roeselien Raimond

Prior to writing an article, a storm might rage through my head. Ideas spontaneously sprout, patches of words, too fast to grab, fly by. Separate figm...

Dare to Be 100: My New Friend, Dr. John Jakicic

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 04.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

Whenever I returned from a medical meeting my physician father always asked "what did you learn?" This question lingers. I'm just back from the summit...

Look Within: We Can Run, But We Can't Escape

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 03.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

In those moments, in front of the mirror or mobile screen, when being "liked" is lacking, the void is filled by insecurity. When insecurity prevails, two nasty mindsets often occur.

Look Within: Find the Silver Lining

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 02.01.2017 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

If you're ever gonna find a silver lining It's gotta be a cloudy day If you wanna fill your bottle up with lightening You're gonna have to stand in th...

Look Within

Leigh Weinraub | Posted 01.05.2017 | Healthy Living
Leigh Weinraub

You are authentic when what you say matches what you feel, think and do. Authentic people don't say "yes" when they're thinking "no" and, even more importantly, they don't say "no" when their hearts are telling them "go for it." There's no discrepancy between their inner and outer lives.

What to Do When You Feel Stuck, Uninspired or Otherwise Sluggish

Laura Probert, MPT | Posted 11.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Laura Probert, MPT

The way you overcome the slug inertia is by overpowering the voices with your action. You got this. The battle you fight is in your mind. Slow down, get still, take a few breaths, shut the tapes off and zip up your jacket and GO!

The People United

David Morris | Posted 11.09.2016 | Politics
David Morris

Even mighty New York City, with over 8 million people, must go hat in hand to Albany to request permission to reduce city speed limits, install red light cameras, open their courts at night, or raise taxes other than those imposed on property.

Ageism: A Call to Awareness*

Kyrié Sue Carpenter | Posted 10.29.2016 | Fifty
Kyrié Sue Carpenter

This asterisk symbolizes my belief and commitment that humans are more than their age and that stereotypes and discriminations based on age need to be challenged within our own psyches and the world!