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End Divorce Shaming

Tiffany Beverlin | Posted 08.22.2016 | Divorce
Tiffany Beverlin

I constantly tell people no ONE human on this planet is worth feeling hopeless about, people change evolve and fall in and out of love, this in no way makes you a bad person. It makes you human.

Do These 3 Things If You Want To Have Amazing Sex

Kyle Benson | Posted 08.15.2016 | Divorce
Kyle Benson

I'm not talking about making sex a to-do list item. I'm recommending that you create an erotic space and time for your partner and you to connect.

Online Shaming: A Virtual Playground For Adults

Sue Scheff | Posted 08.02.2016 | Parents
Sue Scheff

As cliché as it may sound, the best advice is what you've been taught years ago, but now you must implement it through your digital lives. "If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all."

Why Every Society Needs a Cartman

Michelle Scalise Sugiyama | Posted 06.26.2016 | Science
Michelle Scalise Sugiyama

South Park is on the threshold of its 20th season: what is the source of its staying power?

I Couldn't Disagree More With What David Brooks Said In His Article "How Covenants Make Us"

Mark Baer | Posted 04.15.2016 | Politics
Mark Baer

I typically agree with much of what David Brooks has to say. However, I'm afraid that he was way off the mark with his article "How Covenants Make Us." Demographic diversity in the United States is a good thing. The problem has to do with the lack of integration and assimilation of demographically diverse communities.

It's Unwise to Define Frozen Embryos as Human Life

Mark Baer | Posted 04.05.2016 | Impact
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Mark Baer

The Missouri legislature is currently considering the enactment of legislation that would define frozen embryos as human life.

What's Communication Got to Do With... Lasting Love?

Mark Baer | Posted 02.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Mark Baer

Try and assess the ratio of positive to negative comments you make to each other. Chances are, you may need to make some adjustments in that regard, if you value your significant other and hope to celebrate many more love and romance-filled Valentine's Days together.

How I Found Myself Straight Shaming

Allison Hope | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Allison Hope

It was like years of repression and suppression and oppression raged out of me in that moment, perhaps a spontaneous combustion caused by the inhumane temperature on the subway platform.

Arizona Is Using Twitter To Shame #Deadbeat' Dads

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.13.2016 | Politics

Arizona has added a potent new weapon to its arsenal for tracking down dads delinquent in their child support payments: hashtags. The state Department...

Why Are We Grief Shaming?

Sheila Hamilton | Posted 11.17.2015 | Impact
Sheila Hamilton

We shouldn't refuse a gesture of love, an act of simple gratitude, or a nod to solidarity because it's not big enough. Every profile page turned to the color of France's flag creates a momentary awareness of the trauma of terrorism, no matter where it strikes.

The Clash of Emotions at the Heart of Palestinian-Israeli Violence

Philippe Assouline | Posted 11.09.2015 | Politics
Philippe Assouline

Why do Palestinian groups and individuals continue to use violence against civilians? It's the billion-dollar question at the heart of the conflict that no one is seriously addressing. And it might hold the key to peace.

'What's Wrong With Me?' -- Shaming

Robert Westerburg | Posted 09.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Robert Westerburg

It was a question that used to circle around my brain often. "I know what I need to do, but I'm just not doing it. What's wrong with me?" Probably...

Empathy and Decision Making

Mark Baer | Posted 08.17.2016 | Divorce
Mark Baer

We are both members of The Esquire Network (TEN) and he has been mentioning that we seem to have very similar approaches to the practice of law and suggesting that we should discuss it further over breakfast. We did just that.

NYPD Union's Epic Fail

Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq. | Posted 08.17.2016 | Politics
Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq.

I know firsthand the pain of being among the homeless population. Even in the lowest of times, my family and I always mattered. Our only crime was being poor and lacking opportunities. The police, who should be providing protection to a vulnerable population, have chosen to use them to make political points.

Everyone Should Be Required to See "Inside Out"

Mark Baer | Posted 07.11.2016 | Entertainment
Mark Baer

I want to take this opportunity to thank all those involved in the production and development of Disney•Pixar's film "Inside Out." The film is named "Inside Out" because it is about the inner workings of the mind, which controls how people behave.

To Resolve or Manage Conflict, You Must Address the Actual Cause of the Problem

Mark Baer | Posted 06.21.2015 | Divorce
Mark Baer

I recently had the most fascinating consultation with a gentleman who was interested in the possibility of my representing him as his lawyer.

Life Is Like Physics

Mark Baer | Posted 06.21.2015 | Divorce
Mark Baer

What parents seem to forget when they are divorcing or their relationship is ending, is that children are expensive.

The Politics of Shame and Pride

Olivia Wilson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Olivia Wilson

Shame. It governs our lives in more ways than we'd want it to. Any cringe, embarrassment, infraction of social norms; It is a learnt mechanism to pull us back into a narrative that we have been told our whole lives.

Remembering Jacintha Saldanha on the Second Anniversary of Her Suicide

Nancy Graham Holm | Posted 02.01.2015 | Media
Nancy Graham Holm

Jacintha was the 46-year-old, mother-of-two who worked at King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes in London, England; a hardworking, devoted nurse; the particular nurse that just happened to answer the telephone on December 4, 2012.

5 Mom-Shaming Trends That Need To Stop Now

Mommy Nearest | Posted 12.24.2014 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

As a first-time mom, I've come to this simple realization: If you are worried that you're not a good parent, trust me, that makes you an amazing parent. It's the parents who don't worry that we should be worried about.

The Fault in Our Feminism

Katie Hoffman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Women
Katie Hoffman

This breed of finger-pointing feminism is what alienates people. It's the kind that gets trivialized. Blaming and shaming is not feminism; it's about understanding that you may not agree with decisions of other women, but you respect their ability to make their own choices.

50 Shades Of Shame-Worthy Behaviors Beyond Airline Passengers

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 10.03.2014 | Fifty

"Modern Family" editor Ryan Case live-tweeted about being seated behind the world's worst passenger ever -- and the story went viral, proving again th...

Roommate Shaming Is A Thing We Needed

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 07.08.2014 | Comedy

Thank you, Reddit. You continue to do the lord's work. Roommate shaming is an idea whose time has come. Via Reddit...

YA and the Shame Game

Elizabeth Vail | Posted 08.08.2014 | Books
Elizabeth Vail

Pleasure begets pleasure. The unfettered enjoyment of YA fiction now experienced by both adults and teenagers -- age groups that used to be at odds -- has led to increased exchanges of ideas and recommendations, the revitalization of the Internet reading community.

High Schooler Is #SorryNotSorry For Wearing Leggings To School

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 06.06.2014 | Teen

When Chloee Britt's high school disciplined her for wearing leggings, she did not back down without a fight. Her teacher, Mrs. Rodgers, claimed tha...