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Why Are You Still Single?

Susan Winter | Posted 11.07.2014 | Women
Susan Winter

Our modern world still conforms to an archaic double standard when it comes to the assumptions surrounding a woman who's single. When a high-value man is single he's viewed as "playing the field" or hasn't met the "right woman." When a high-value woman is single it's assumed to mean that men don't want her (for good reason.)

Like Grandmother, Like Granddaughter?

Maria Rodale | Posted 12.10.2014 | Weddings
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Renee James, humorist and blogger Newlyweds Brad and Angelina, George and Amal aside, I have some questions: What do we think abou...

What Economic Recovery?

Mechele Dickerson | Posted 11.09.2014 | Money
Mechele Dickerson

While many American households now face a bright and promising economic future, it is now clear that the recession and post-recession recovery has a different look and feel depending on whether you are wealthy, middle-class, or poor.

Millennials Are Defining the Workplace

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 10.26.2014 | Business
Chris Komisarjevsky

Social media, of course, are the favored form of communications. With smartphones, tablets and other digital devices, each tap matters greatly as they share thoughts and concerns or read what friends and others have to say.

Coming in from the Cold: Pew Survey Reveals Continuing Icy Attitudes toward Muslims

Maha Elgenaidi | Posted 09.16.2014 | Religion
Maha Elgenaidi

Prejudice against Muslims and Islam is still rampant among the U.S. public, according to a recent survey by the Pew Research Institute.

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.

Opening the Door to the Wonderful World of Reading

Nina Sankovitch | Posted 05.05.2014 | Books
Nina Sankovitch

The barrier that too many adults have to discovering the new worlds waiting in books is that they cannot read with any degree of ease or comfort.

WhatsApp With Facebook?

Mark Weinstein | Posted 04.23.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

Qe are not products, but rather social people who want to control how we share our lives and protect our privacy. As the Red Sea in social media parts, we are left to choose which side to swim in.

What Makes Breadwinning Moms Happy?

Carol Evans | Posted 04.13.2014 | Parents
Carol Evans

The slow but steady advancement of women into higher paying positions and careers means that breadwinning moms will most likely continue their current growth trajectory. This can be a win/win social development if dads continue to take more responsibility at home .

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.

The 'Deep Web' -- Got Secrets?

Eric Yaverbaum | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Eric Yaverbaum

If you think there's an awful lot in the real world to be disturbed about, wait until you see what's happening in the virtual world. It's as real as real can be.

A Pew Study vs. My Love Life

Laurie Davis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Laurie Davis

When I began online dating in 2001, it was so taboo I couldn't even tell my BFF. One time my secret slipped out and she lectured me about how I could be raped in a back alley (...of the suburbs). Needless to say, being an early adopter at 19 posed a lot of problems.

Why We Need to Talk About God

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

The God I believe in brings a richness and depth to life. The God I believe in makes it possible for us to be fully human. To rise from despair to hope; to transform bitterness into love; to move the world as it is a little closer to the world as it ought to be.

Meredith Bennett-Smith

WTF?! Way Too Many Americans Think Gays Can Become Straight

HuffingtonPost.com | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.22.2013 | Gay Voices

In the wake of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's announcement that he will sign a bill banning so-called "conversion therapy" for gay teens, the Pe...

Well, At Least The Public Doesn't Hate The Media Entirely!

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 08.08.2013 | Media

It's no secret that the public's trust in the media has hit record lows in recent years. Study after study shows that the public possesses unfavorable...

Surprising Reason Some Men Are Republicans

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.24.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

A new academic study has found that young men raised with sisters are more conservative in their outlook on gender roles and more likely to vote Repub...

More Latinos Consuming News In English: Study

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 07.23.2013 | Media

More Latino adults are turning to English-language news, according to a new Pew study released on Tuesday. Compared to studies of years past, Pew r...

And The Only Workers Appreciated Less Then Business Execs Are...

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.14.2013 | Business

Attention CEOs: We have some slightly good news. Apparently your job is not the least valued profession in the country. A new survey, conducted by...

Why Do African, Muslim Countries Remain Anti-Gay?

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.17.2013 | Gay Voices

The Pew Research Center recently released results of a survey that revealed that tolerance towards the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) c...

NSA Surveillance

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

The revelations that the U.S. government has been collecting phone and Internet data has reopened a debate about the balance between privacy and security, at a time when America is becoming an increasing target of terrorists.

New Poll Reveals Acceptance Levels Of Homosexuality Around The World

Posted 06.06.2013 | Gay Voices

The fight for marriage equality continues to dominate global headlines, but a new survey reveals a surprising divide on the acceptance of homosexualit...

Pew: Boomers And Gen Xers Retirement Isn't Looking So Hot

AP | MARLEY SEAMAN | Posted 05.20.2013 | Fifty

NEW YORK -- A research report by the Pew Charitable Trusts says younger baby boomers and Generation Xers face an uncertain retirement because of reduc...

Pew Research vs Asian Americans

Julia Huang | Posted 09.17.2014 | Media
Julia Huang

Pew's response has only highlighted the glaring problem that for 20 years Asians have been regularly excluded from all of their research studies, not just this latest one on digital aptitude.

GOP Worships the 'Hand,' Disrespects Those Who Work With Them

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.04.2013 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

The invisible hand of the market, which the GOP worships as an infallible god, is curled into a fist and is pounding America's lowest-paid workers.

Immigration Reform Now

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Now is the time for immigration reform. Let history be the guide for politicians in Washington because immigration has always enriched the fabric of America.