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Donald Trump Is A Lot Like Emperor Palpatine. No, Really.

Brian Rosenberg | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics
Brian Rosenberg

Pundits have struggled for months to come up with the right comparison for the presidential candidacy of Donald Trump. Some mention George Wallace or ...

Why Electing A President Who Believes In Climate Change And Wildlife Conservation Is More Important Than Ever

Dana Ellis Hunnes | Posted 07.20.2016 | Politics
Dana Ellis Hunnes

Climate change is happening. More Americans than ever believe that anthropogenic climate change is here. Yet somehow, Congress, hasn't gotten that message.

Mike Pence: A Right-Wing Record On Steroids

Sen. Barbara Boxer | Posted 07.15.2016 | Politics
Sen. Barbara Boxer

Donald Trump's selection of Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his vice presidential nominee speaks volumes about just how dangerous a Trump Administration would be.

Presidential Candidate Dr. Lynn S. Kahn: The Government Mechanic

Judy Frankel | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

Hillary Clinton isn't the only woman with government experience running for President. Clinical psychologist and presidential candidate Dr. Lynn S. Kahn has been reinventing and transforming government from the inside for 32 years.

Heartbreak and Hope

New York Legal Assistance Group | Posted 07.21.2016 | Latino Voices
New York Legal Assistance Group

By Alisia Cordero, Grants Supervisor, New York Legal Assistance Group Following the U. S. Supreme Court's deadlock last week in a case challenging ...

About That Woman VP Candidate: Klobuchar Works Better Than Warren

Rebecca Sive | Posted 06.26.2016 | Politics
Rebecca Sive

I have been watching Klobuchar's rise to political power for 20 years. I, like many others, think she wants to be POTUS. Clearly, attaining the vice-presidential slot in 2016 puts her first-in-line among Democrats to make her own presidential run, (whether or not Hillary Clinton wins).

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: On Father's Day-Since You've Been Gone

Shelly Peiken | Posted 06.13.2016 | Arts
Shelly Peiken

Dear Daddy, Since you've been gone the world has gone a little mad. I miss you so, but there are things I'm happy you didn't have to witness. In 200...

They Didn't Stop Hitler. Will We Stop Trump?

Ned Staebler | Posted 06.13.2016 | Politics
Ned Staebler

Do you remember where and when you first learned about fascism? The first time you read a book about Hitler or Mussolini? Can you recall the feelings inside when you imagined how powerless the people they persecuted were and you heard their tragic stories of oppression?

Clinton V. Trump Will Be One of the Toughest Presidential Races In U.S. History

Walaa Chahine | Posted 06.10.2016 | Politics
Walaa Chahine

Unless Donald Trump offends white, Christian males, the only group he has yet to insult, Hillary Clinton has a lot of work to do.

Ryan Gosling Thinks It's Time We Had A Woman President

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 06.03.2016 | Women

Ryan Gosling is all about a female president. The actor, who just welcomed his second daughter with partner Eva Mendes, opened up about his respect f...

Election Fraud Hits Roque De La Fuente, Presidential Candidate

Judy Frankel | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

For Tuesday's primary, Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente will appear on the ballot as a Presidential contender for the Democrats. A millionaire businessman a...

Spotlight on Health: A Timely, Powerful, Life Changing Visit With First Lady Michelle Obama at the White House

Maimah Karmo | Posted 05.16.2016 | Parents
Maimah Karmo

On March 15, as an advocate, I was more in awe of her than ever -- in how her vision to help our youth live healthier lives has changed the lives of millions and will continue to do so for years to come.

Hip Hop Artist Runs for President

Judy Frankel | Posted 05.16.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

Powerful and fit like a boxer, 43-year-old Hispanic/Native American Presidential candidate Robert Ornelas uses music to rap with students in the 'hood...

Candidate for POTUS Warns of Russian Invasion of Alaska

Judy Frankel | Posted 05.11.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

John Richard (J.R.) Myers, who lives in Alaska, warns that the Russians are claiming large areas of the Arctic. He's on the ballot in the California J...

Prohibition Again?

Judy Frankel | Posted 05.09.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

I interviewed James Hedges, Prohibition Party candidate for President of the United States to find out why he was running for POTUS.

American Independent Party Presidential Candidate Wiley Drake

Judy Frankel | Posted 05.05.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

Southern Baptist pastor Wiley Drake, of the First Southern Baptist Church of Buena Park in California, spoke with me over the phone about his run for ...

How to Be a Write-in Candidate for POTUS

Judy Frankel | Posted 05.04.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

Disappointed in your "two choices" for President of the United States? Don't like the Tea Party, Green Party, Libertarian Party or any party for that matter? How about voting for a write-in candidate?

Justin Trudeau Has A Hilarious Message For The Royal Family, Obamas Ahead Of Invictus Games

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 05.04.2016 | World

The countdown to the Invictus Games for sick and injured troops is on, and Canada means business. After speaking to a large Toronto audience on Monday...

Cleveland Native Runs for POTUS

Judy Frankel | Posted 05.02.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

In the first installment of my Search for the Next POTUS, meet James "Jimmy" Bell of Cleveland, Ohio. Though he originally declared his Presidential candidacy as a Democrat, he's now running as an Independent write-in candidate.

In Search of the Next POTUS

Judy Frankel | Posted 04.29.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

If you're like me, you aren't happy about the two presumed choices for President: Hillary and Trump. Bernie Sanders says he will run for Senate in Ver...

'Southside With You' Trailer: The Obamas Go On Their First Date

Entertainment Weekly | Taryn Finley | Posted 04.29.2016 | Black Voices

The Sundance indie Southside With You is your classic boy-meets-girl romance, chronicling one couple’s first date from start to finish. The only cat...

Former White House Chef Sam Kass on American Food Trends

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 04.27.2016 | Taste
Elysabeth Alfano

During his White House tenure, Kass took on several additional roles around food policy including Executive Director of First Lady Michelle Obama's "Let's Move!" campaign. Kass is also the first person in the history of the White House to have had a position in the Executive Office of the President and the Residence.

10 Things I Learned from Barbershop: The Next Cut

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 04.18.2016 | Black Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

I saw the movie Barbershop: The Next Cut (aka Barbershop 3) on opening day. Although I have no recollection of seeing the first two Barbershops I w...

Open Letter to Bernie Sanders

Judy Frankel | Posted 04.12.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

Bernie Sanders consistently repeats that we need to start a political revolution, with or without him, to correct what most people in this country agree is wrong with it: our government is corrupted by money and crony capitalism.

In Cuba, Obama Looks to the Post-Castro Era

Ted Piccone | Posted 03.16.2016 | World
Ted Piccone

President Obama's decision to make a historic visit to Cuba later this month is about more than U.S. politics or business opportunities on the island.