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One In Three Americans Think We'll Be Living Like THIS In 50 Years

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 04.17.2014 | Science

What will the world be like in 2064? Just imagine: Will we have robot caregivers, like in the freaky sci-fi flick "I, Robot?" Will we be able to te...

Majority Of Americans Don't See Obama As Black

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 04.16.2014 | Black Voices

There's no doubt that demographics are changing in America. Neighborhoods all over the country are gentrifying and the average American is no longer b...

A World Without Integrity

Victor Dorff | Posted 06.16.2014 | Education
Victor Dorff

Unfortunately, it might not take too much imagination for most students to envision such a world. To a large extent, for them, it's already here.

The Most Religiously Diverse Countries Are..

Posted 04.06.2014 | Religion

It won't come as any surprise that Vatican City is the least religiously diverse 'country' in the world. More than 99% of inhabitants are Christian. ...

'You Are the Momma Now'

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 05.26.2014 | Parents
The University of Central Florida Forum

I am a proud member of the sandwich generation. Sociologist Dorothy A. Miller coined the term in 1981 to classify people who care for their aging parent(s) while helping to support their own children.

Saudi Arabia's Not The Only Place With A Religious Police Problem

Posted 03.22.2014 | Religion

While Saudi Arabia is well-known for its "religious police" that enforce government-approved religious moral codes, from gender-segregation and the ba...

The Catch-22 Underlying Millennials' Lack of Trust

David DeSteno | Posted 05.18.2014 | Business
David DeSteno

What do SES disparities have to do with trusting? Quite a lot, according to the work of Berkeley psychologists Paul Piff and Dacher Keltner.

God and Morality: Never the Twain Shall Meet

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

The survey is deeply depressing because the idea that faith in god is essential to morality is one of humanity's most dangerous and destructive myths.

Katy Perry's Blasphemous Act of Free Speech

Irene Monroe | Posted 05.13.2014 | Religion
Irene Monroe

The ongoing debate between of what constitutes an artistic expression of free speech versus religious protection had recently been witnessed not in the public eye, but instead under the radar on social media. And the stirred-up controversy had been with none other than America's beloved pop music star Katy Perry.

It's Time for a New Civic Institution

Jason Mangone | Posted 05.12.2014 | Impact
Jason Mangone

We believe our country needs a new civic institution. That's a big idea, but I'm convinced and encouraged that it's the right one for our time: young people want it; prevailing conditions allow for it and our country needs it.

The Number Of Married Millennials Is Even Lower Than You Expected

Posted 03.12.2014 | Weddings

A new report says that Millennials are tying the knot much later than previous generations. According to research from Pew titled "Millennials in ...

Here's What The Internet Could Look Like In 2025

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 03.12.2014 | Technology

Charlie Chaplin once said that cinema was just a fad. In 1936, The New York Times wrote that a "rocket will never be able to leave the Earth's atmosph...

5 Tips for Thriving As a Breadwinning Mom

Jennifer Owens | Posted 05.06.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Owens

Did the 5.1 million partnered breadwinning moms plan on being their family's primary earner? (I didn't.) Do they find it stressful? (I do.) What impact has it had on other parts of their lives, like housekeeping and parenting? (Not a lot, I'd say.)

Jaweed Kaleem

There May Be No 'Pope Francis Effect' After All | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.06.2014 | Religion

Despite widely reported anecdotes of lapsed Catholics returning to the pews, growth in Mass attendance and renewed interest in the Roman Catholic Chur...

Elise Foley

Poll Shows HUGE Support For Legalizing Undocumented | Elise Foley | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While most Americans think undocumented immigrants should get a chance to become legal residents, they're split on whether a recent upti...

Non-Profits and Social Media: 3 Steps to Defining Your Audience

Tulani Elisa | Posted 04.23.2014 | Business
Tulani Elisa

An understanding of your audience should drive your entire social strategy. It will help you determine your goals, messaging and tone, and help give a better understanding of social analytics.

Online Voter Registration: Improving Access to Voting

Elisabeth MacNamara | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics
Elisabeth MacNamara

Secure online voter registration is a crucial, common sense step in modernizing our nation's voting system, and we're committed to making sure it is available to all eligible voters.

Technology: Friend or Foe for Your Dating Life

Jess Carbino | Posted 04.13.2014 | Technology
Jess Carbino

The effects of technology, however, are not equally distributed across couples. For younger individuals between the ages of 18 to 29, technology appears to have a more pronounced effect. Technology for young adults appears to be both a friend and foe for their relationships.

Leveraging Mobile Technology for Improved Public Health: Empowering Communities With Increased Access and Connectivity

Dr. Garth Graham | Posted 05.26.2015 | Impact
Dr. Garth Graham

Health care organizations, regional hospitals and grassroots intervention programs across the country are already experimenting with ways to leverage mobile technology to impact public health.

Fewer Americans Than Ever Think They're Middle-Class

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.28.2014 | Business

As President Obama takes the stage Tuesday night to deliver his State of the Union address, he may want to be wary of appealing to the middle class, t...

A Big Win For Morning Shows

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.28.2014 | Media

Waking up early to catch the local morning shows might be back in style. A new study by the Pew Research Center on local TV audiences for morning s...

Most Republicans Say Government Aid To The Poor Does 'More Harm Than Good'

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Americans across both parties see a growing chasm between the wealthiest and the rest of the country, according to a Pew Research/USA Today poll relea...

The Finger-Pointing Caucus: Rich Congress, Poor Americans

Margie Omero | Posted 03.23.2014 | Politics
Margie Omero

Predictably, recent celebrations of the anniversary of the War on Poverty, votes to extend unemployment insurance, discussions of a minimum wage hike,...

Worrying Trends in the World of Religious Liberty

Dwayne Leslie | Posted 03.19.2014 | Religion
Dwayne Leslie

The new report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center's Religion and Public Life Project highlights a number of troubling trends that should concern anyone -- whether private citizen or public official.

Which Country Is The Most Forgiving Of Infidelity?

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

When it comes to extra-marital affairs, the French are the most forgiving nation in the world, according to a recent study. The U.S., however, is stil...