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Teen Vogue | Posted 06.17.2016 | Style
Teen Vogue

For Teen Vogue, by Tina Ferraro. Photo: Courtesy of Neutrogena It covers all the bases. Sun: it's bad for your skin. You totally get it. So is the...

Orlando: A Call For Consciousness

Dr. Cheryl Pappas | Posted 06.14.2016 | Impact
Dr. Cheryl Pappas

The seams in the streets are open. The superficial protections and justices that held us together sit as ancient ruins for politicians and their pund...

The Search for Identity

Maria X. Liu | Posted 05.19.2016 | Women
Maria X. Liu

As we continue to digitalize our presence, our "self" moves further into a digital space. We are struggling to define ourselves in a space that doesn't exist, it is overwhelming.

Who Sleeps on Which Side of the Bed?

Paul C. Rosenblatt | Posted 05.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul C. Rosenblatt

Couples who share a bed almost always have a system for how they share the bed. That makes sleeping together easier and more efficient. With things so well organized they don't have to spend time discussing how to use the bed tonight.

Paper Books Vs. eBooks: The State of the Art of Reading

Suren Ramasubbu | Posted 05.11.2016 | Parents
Suren Ramasubbu

When I was twelve years old and immersed in Alister MacLean, my father bemoaned the decline of reading ethics. "At your age, I could recite Hamlet bac...

Arctic Advocates Come to Washington

Cindy Shogan | Posted 04.25.2016 | Green
Cindy Shogan

A caribou trail meanders through sedges alongside the Kongakut River in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. Dave Shreffler It's that time o...

Safety (and Sometimes Danger) in the Couple Bed

Paul C. Rosenblatt | Posted 03.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul C. Rosenblatt

"I Feel Safer When You Are in Bed with Me" It is hard to sleep or to get good, restorative sleep if one doesn't feel safe. When I interviewed couple...

Boundaries for Empaths

Jenn Bovee | Posted 03.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jenn Bovee

I don't honestly remember hearing much about boundaries until I was in my late twenties. Even then, my memories of it are very vague and generic. For ...

These Devices Could Prevent Fatalities in Mass Shootings

Rawan AbuShaban | Posted 02.01.2016 | Technology
Rawan AbuShaban

(Source: Wikimedia.) The ill-fated shooting at Sandy Hook shook the nation in 2012, in which 20 children and six adults lost their lives in a mass sh...

Trophy Hunting's Tragic Victims

Azzedine Downes | Posted 10.20.2015 | Green
Azzedine Downes

After decades of poaching and trophy hunting, elephants like Satao and the recently killed tusker are fewer and fewer. Is this conservation? Is it sustainable?

First Step to Prevent Sexual Abuse: Redefine "Safety" to Include Women and Girls

Susan M. Blaustein | Posted 05.31.2016 | Impact
Susan M. Blaustein

During a recent meeting of a women's savings group in Manyatta, the largest slum in Kenya's third largest city, Kisumu, after the week's business had been conducted, the conversation turned to the women's daughters, all of whom, they said, were at risk of being or had been sexually assaulted on their way to or from school.

Summertime: The Perfect Time to Vaccinate

Aileen M. Marty | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Aileen M. Marty

Prevention is not only the least expensive form of medicine and the healthiest, it is also the friendliest and most neighborly. Be a good neighbor and enjoy your summer -- get vaccinated.

Protecting Flash Drive Data Is a Priority, Not an Option

Michael L. Berman | Posted 05.17.2015 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

There are a few flash drive manufacturers that thought about that for us and have provided us with safer, more secure ways of transporting our files.

The Resilient and Heroic Women of South Sudan

Winnie Byanyima | Posted 05.06.2015 | Impact
Winnie Byanyima

When it comes to tackling sexual and gender based violence, as well as gender equality, it's time for leaders in South Sudan and the international community to follow the leadership displayed by Josephine and the inspiring women of South Sudan.

Six Thoughts on Guns and Freedom

Peter Schwartz | Posted 04.19.2015 | Politics
Peter Schwartz

With the NRA now publicizing its 2015 annual meeting in Nashville, it seems like a good time to revisit last year's frenzied, speaking-in-tongues tent revival, along with some of the ideas on the relationship between guns and freedom prompted by NRA nuttiness.

Just Another Lockdown, Move Along Now

Bridgette White | Posted 12.27.2014 | Parents
Bridgette White

It is a sad reality that these drills are part of the world we live in. I will never understand how someone could feel so alone, desperate and be that deranged as to shoot kids. But it happens.

#ShareaCondom Campaign Proves (Safe) Sex Sells

Eva McEnrue & Mel Owens | Posted 12.23.2014 | Comedy
Eva McEnrue & Mel Owens

Educators, parents, and condom manufacturers have worked to make safe sex appealing to young people for decades with minimal success - until now. Shadowing Coke's marketing tactic, Poke's "#ShareaCondom" campaign is enjoying similar success while also preventing unplanned pregnancy and STDs.

The 'Kill Switch': A Win For Privacy Protection and Public Safety

Jim Steyer | Posted 10.28.2014 | Technology
Jim Steyer

SB 962 will provide especially important protections for our children, who are among the most avid smartphone users and often do not take steps to protect their private information.

ID Theft -- It's a Matter of When

Mark Steber | Posted 09.28.2014 | Business
Mark Steber

Identity theft is everywhere and takes many forms and new scams are appearing every day.

Providing Shelter From the Storm

Sean Penn | Posted 07.08.2014 | Impact
Sean Penn

Today, the country is at a tipping point. The most recent events in Bor and Bentiu are alarming. They bear all the troubling signs of a country drifting into a dangerous polarization of the conflict along ethnic lines which is about to spin out of control.

The Weekly Rune -- Algiz

Kelley Harrell | Posted 04.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelley Harrell

Algiz -- elk-sedge -- The meaning of Algiz is widely contested, based on varied interpretations of the Rune poems. Some indicate it means elk or stag,...

What Happened to Our Primary Agreements?

Robert C. Jameson | Posted 04.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Robert C. Jameson

We often have several "primary agreements" in our intimate relationships. We agree to take care of each other, as well as to be nice, to protect and not to hurt each other. "I've got your back! I wont hurt you, and I wont let any one else hurt you! You're safe with me!"

5 Simple Steps to Protect Yourself From the Target Data Breach

Chris Wang | Posted 03.23.2014 | Money
Chris Wang

This past month has been an unwelcome reminder that identity theft is on the rise. Target and Neiman Marcus are the two high profile retailers whose networks were breached over the holiday season; however, at least three other well-known smaller U.S. retailers were breached.

New Technology Spawns Bevy of Accessories, From Shower Curtains and Gloves to Protective Cases

Michael L. Berman | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

Ranging from shower curtains to protective cases, these accessories often find a home in our pockets, purses and, yes, even bathrooms.

The Weekly Rune -- Hagalaz

Kelley Harrell | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelley Harrell

Hagalaz -- Hail -- Most of the time a Rune presents itself to me with its widely accepted meaning front and center. However, this Rune speaks more abo...