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Where Do the Candidates Stand on Research to Improve Health?

Mary Woolley | Posted 12.17.2016 | Politics
Mary Woolley

Candidates running for national office never miss an opportunity to share their solutions on the many problems facing our country with voters. From te...

Why Actor Henry Rollins Thinks Donald Trump 'Is A Lot Like Bernie Sanders'

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 12.16.2015 | Entertainment

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders may not agree on much politically, but actor and musician Henry Rollins sees at least one similarity between the two. ...

Donald Trump, How Will You Transition America to a Low-Carbon Economy?

Mike Green | Posted 12.14.2016 | Politics
Mike Green

It's a simple elephant-in-the-room question that Donald Trump and the rest of the field of Republican presidential candidates have yet to address: How will you transition America to a low-carbon economy?

Microsoft Is Trying To Predict The Next President

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 08.01.2016 | Technology

At this point in the 21st century, the jury is still out on whether technology and social media are improving how government works or ruining politics...

Who Would Want This Job?

Will Durst | Posted 12.02.2016 | Comedy
Will Durst

It's like a train wreck. Fascinating, repellant, and loud: all at the same time. Talking about the American presidential sweepstakes. And, as ratings for the last few debates seem to indicate, very hard to look away.

The Candidates' Climate IQ

Terry Tamminen | Posted 12.02.2016 | Green
Terry Tamminen

Regardless of one's political or economic views, or scientific understanding of the topic, a lot is at stake for the world's environment and its economy, so our next choice of President matters.

A Year After President's Immigration Order, Families Still Fight to Stay Together

Center for Community Change Action | Posted 11.19.2016 | Impact
Center for Community Change Action

By Sulma Arias Friday marks one year since President Obama signed an executive order that would allow youngsters who came to the U.S. as children and...

Presidential Candidates on Supporting Women in the Workforce

Rana Florida | Posted 11.11.2016 | Business
Rana Florida

I see it happening all the time -- women who went to Ivy League schools and who held highly-demanding, high-status, high-pay jobs -- deciding to stay at home after they have a baby. They all thought carefully about their decisions, weighing the pros and cons. Instead of the prison of a 9 to 5 work culture, they preferred to keep their brains sharp and stay connected by volunteering and sitting on boards.

Bobby Jindal Drops Out Of The 2016 Presidential Race

The Huffington Post | Nadya Agrawal | Posted 01.26.2017 | Politics

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) ended his presidential campaign on Tuesday. "I've come to the realization that this is not my time, so I've come here ...

These Artists Are Seriously 'Feeling The Bern'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.17.2015 | Arts

What's your favorite thing about Vermont senator Bernie Sanders? Is it his passion for women's issues? Immigration reform? Civil rights? The grassroot...

America Needs a Cosmopolitan President

Ronald Tiersky | Posted 11.13.2016 | World
Ronald Tiersky

In the best of worlds, American presidents would combine the patriotic cosmopolitanism of FDR with the political charm of Ronald Reagan. How far is this flight of fancy from what's now on offer.

If Presidential Candidates Were Given Their Own Lifetime Movies

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.11.2015 | Comedy

Let's be honest: Being president would be cool. But you haven't really made it until they've created a Lifetime movie in your honor. Here are the Life...

Immigrants Call on Presidential Candidates to Protect Their Families

Center for Community Change Action | Posted 11.06.2016 | Impact
Center for Community Change Action

We want to know how, if elected, the candidates will use their executive authority to make sure every tool at their disposal is used to keep families together.

5 New GOP Debate Rules

Warren Holstein | Posted 11.03.2016 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

Politics is not about reality, it's about perception, and when you bring something as meaningless as the truth into it, you desecrate all the hard work that's gone into creating a narrative of an elaborate alternate reality.

2016 Candidates Don't Miss On Opportunity To Make Lame Halloween Jokes

The Huffington Post | Philip Lewis | Posted 10.30.2015 | Politics

With Halloween coming up, Americans are turning to pumpkin carving, costume wearing and trick-or-treating. Surely, you're wondering just how the 2016 ...

Cryptic Bush Campaign Memo Hints At Dirt In Rubio's Background

U.S. News | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 10.29.2015 | Politics

Even before Jeb Bush's uninspiring debate performance Wednesday night, his sputtering presidential campaign was working to prevent defections....

Unlike Marco Rubio, Plenty Of GOP Senators Love Their Jobs

The Huffington Post | Philip Lewis | Posted 12.24.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is not a fan of his current job. "I don't know that 'hate' is the right word," the senator and Republican pre...

6 Questions Black Americans Want To Ask The Democratic Presidential Candidates

The Huffington Post | Philip Lewis | Posted 11.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Both the Democratic and Republican National Committees have agreed to give their blessing to a presidential town hall set up by activist...

Mike Tyson Just Endorsed Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 01.04.2017 | HuffPost Live 321

Former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson wants to see Donald Trump in the White House come 2016. "He should be president of the United States," Tyson told...

Donald Trump To Host 'SNL' Again, But How Did He Do Last Time?

The Daily Dot | Posted 10.15.2016 | Entertainment
The Daily Dot

You're hired! Donald Trump will be hosting Saturday Night Live's Nov. 7 episode with musical guest Sia, bringing the Donald back to the stage for the first time since 2004. But how much promise is there of live sketch comedy starring Donald Trump being enjoyable now that he's a presidential hopeful?

An Open Letter to the Candidates for the Presidency of the United States of America

Charlie Nelms, Ed.D. | Posted 10.23.2016 | Black Voices
Charlie Nelms, Ed.D.

Remember that you're running for one of the world's most powerful positions, and this brings with it responsibility to all of us. Without genuine representation of the people by the people, the American Dream may soon find itself on life support.

POLL: Voters Support Foreign Policy Approach That Prioritizes Diplomacy

Peter Yeo | Posted 10.23.2016 | Politics
Peter Yeo

A new poll conducted by a bipartisan research team and released today by the Better World Campaign finds that registered voters favor a foreign policy approach that embraces a partnership model.

Anthony Mackie: 'Sorry Donald, That Wasn't An Endorsement'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 10.29.2015 | Black Voices

UPDATE 10/29/15: On Wednesday’s episode of “The View,” Mackie explained how his statement regarding Trump was taken out of context. "I'm a very ...

Watch Martin O'Malley Sing Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood'

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 01.04.2017 | Politics

Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley may have some bad blood toward a major pop star who is showing support for one of his rivals. On Tue...

'Daily Show' Correspondent Hasan Minhaj Wants Tina Fey For President

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 01.04.2017 | Comedy

With Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton fresh off the Democratic debate stage and Ben Carson and Donald Trump vying for the top spot among the GOP can...