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The Donald's Constitution

Robert Brustein | Posted 11.30.2016 | Comedy
Robert Brustein

Now that Donald Trump is President and is assured a compliant Supreme Court, here are some of the changes we can expect to already existing Constitutional amendments.

How Fear Has Become The Great Common Denominator

Lisa Rosenthal | Posted 11.30.2016 | Fifty
Lisa Rosenthal

Whatever privilege any of us had in the past is no more. There is only the very thinnest of veneers of privilege left -- straight, white, Christian, exclusionary. Anyone else is other, is them.

What I Am For

Philip Gulley | Posted 11.22.2016 | Religion
Philip Gulley

Thanksgiving is this Thursday and we'll be with our families. I was talking with a woman this week and she said she was dreading it, because she has ...

How Do We Evolve From Anger And Chaos?

Terri Britt | Posted 10.26.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Terri Britt

How do we evolve from the current anger and chaos we're all feeling in our political environment? We all want change. Especially women. We want to kno...

The Reason Why We Are Always Right

Zita Luiten | Posted 10.18.2016 | Impact
Zita Luiten

I have 1,485 Facebook friends, from all over the world. And I don't think any of them have a view I disagree with. I don't see any racist posts, insulting comments or posts in support of Trump, from my Facebook friends. I see a lot of horrible things, because my friends are keen to raise awareness on the issues around the world, but this only gets me more motivated to help and make a difference.

This Country Is A Boomer...

L.E. Kalikow | Posted 08.11.2016 | Books
L.E. Kalikow

The book, "Sex, No Drugs & Rock'N'Roll (Memoirs Of A Music Junkie)" is based on the premise that our baby-boomer generation has gone through the same ...

As a CEO, Are You Damaging Yourself With Political Rants on Facebook?

Mike Harden | Posted 07.18.2016 | Business
Mike Harden

I have been watching in utter amazement as I see CEOs and senior level executives posting political comments on Facebook and tweeting out their support for particular candidates in this year's election. But what has truly amazed me is the level of partisanship that is being posted in the public domain.

Gun Lessons

Brian Caldirola | Posted 07.11.2016 | Comedy
Brian Caldirola

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Star-Crossed

Brian Caldirola | Posted 07.08.2016 | Comedy
Brian Caldirola

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Father Loss And More

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The father plays a major role in who we are and who we become; his absence may occupy the center stage of a person's life.

Venezuelan Comedian Rants About Why Her Country Is ‘A Total Disaster’

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 06.03.2016 | Latino Voices

In a new episode of Joanna Hausmann's video series, "Joanna Rants," the comedian explains how bad the political and economic situation in her home cou...

To the Right, to the Right, to the Right, to the Right

Zoha Qamar | Posted 05.31.2016 | Politics
Zoha Qamar

Since an overdue focus on the Syrian refugee crisis in global headlines, nations across Europe have experienced a steep rise in the popularity of far-right political parties. With many of the foundational ideals of such parties pointing inwards to directly and solely support especially native born citizens, it is clear that such politicians are rising in favor built off the rallying hate of innocent refugees.

Beck Headlines As The Coachella Of Politics Politicon Comes to Pasadena

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 05.31.2016 | Politics
Charles Karel Bouley

Two weeks ago, when I interviewed Politicon, The Unconventional Political Convention founder Simon Sidi things were different: mainly, Trump had not s...

The Double Vision of Blind Faith

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 04.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Faith is blind when we believe in something unseen without any or sufficient evidence. Underlying many of our actions is our belief that it will lead ...

Why Is THIS Political Race So Angry?

Terri Britt | Posted 04.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Terri Britt

If every person took responsibility and raised our vibrations to inner acceptance, our families, communities and the government would mirror this back to us. Change begins when we heal ourselves first.

Southern Strategy

Brian Caldirola | Posted 04.26.2016 | Comedy
Brian Caldirola

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How Prince Became An Enduring Political Symbol

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 06.07.2016 | Black Voices

There's no doubt about it: Prince was a prodigy whose songs and style helped to cement his status as both a music and cultural icon. But the late leg...

Strange Days Indeed

John Clarke | Posted 02.26.2016 | Politics
John Clarke

It is election time both in Ireland and the USA. And from every podium an index finger is protruding. Someone is being blamed for something and, of course, the person to whom that finger belongs is the panacea to all harm done.

8 Reasons Why Youth Should Vote

Grace Masback | Posted 12.01.2016 | Teen
Grace Masback

The U.S. was founded on the principles of democratic participation that guaranteed the right of all citizens to have a roll in shaping government and ...

A College President's Christmas List, 2015

Dr. Scott D. Miller | Posted 11.30.2016 | College
Dr. Scott D. Miller

I am submitting my annual Christmas list with the hope that you will recognize how good my fellow college presidents and I have tried to be during the past year. We have strived to remain student-centered, faculty-friendly, alumni-attentive, constituent-conscious, and donor-diligent.

Our Greatest National Security Threat

Cynthia Wick | Posted 11.20.2016 | Entertainment
Cynthia Wick

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Why Sitting Still May Be The Key To Transcending Our Differences

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 10.20.2015 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Let’s talk about the mystery of political polarity. How intractable is it, really? The U.S. has been fam...

Asylum: What You Should Know Before Applying

Umar Akbar Ahmed | Posted 10.01.2016 | Politics
Umar Akbar Ahmed

The United States offers protections to individuals who have suffered persecution, or fear that they will suffer persecution, due to their race, religion, national origin, political opinion, or membership in a particular social group.

A Picture Really Is Worth A Thousand Words: The Illustrations of John Holcroft

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 09.30.2016 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

John Holcroft's work resonated with me immediately. I like art that tries to disturb and disrupt. Holcroft's illustrations would literally reach out a...

On the Minimum Wage, Santorum Has It Right

Jeffrey Buchanan | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
Jeffrey Buchanan

Some commentators were surprised to hear this coming from the Republican debate stage. And that's too bad. The media continues to falsely paint the minimum wage as a strictly partisan issue--and it's a gross misrepresentation.