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Obama Should Stop Talking and Start Acting on Equal Pay

Martha Burk | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics
Martha Burk

Obama said Congress should pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, a bill that would outlaw the practice of prohibiting employees from discussing their pay with others, and also allow the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission to collect some pay data by race and gender. But it's half a loaf at best.

The Dangers Of Getting Rich In Your Divorce

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.27.2011 | Divorce
Natalie Pace

In most marriages, there's one partner who pays the bills and invests and another who doesn't. So, what do you do when our money becomes your money a...

Maria Shriver: Asked and Answered

Susan F. Schwartz, L.C.S.W. | Posted 07.17.2011 | Divorce
Susan F. Schwartz, L.C.S.W.

In a YouTube video on March 28, 2011, Maria Shriver asked for advice from people going through transitions in their lives...

Breaking up is hard to do. So is staying together

Leo Averbach | Posted 07.11.2011 | Divorce
Leo Averbach

t is difficult to keep a marriage together in the best of circumstances and infinitely more so in the case of a high-profile couple...

Remembering Sargent Shriver

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Marian Wright Edelman

When Sargent Shriver passed away on January 18 at age 95, we lost a man whose life's work improved the lives of millions of people around the world.

PHOTOS: Eunice Kennedy Shriver's Funeral, Wake

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HYANNIS, Mass. (Associated Press) - Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the presidential sister who founded the Special Olympics, was celebrated Friday at a funer...

Senator Leahy Holds the Future of the Peace Corps in His Hands

Laurence Leamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laurence Leamer

Thursday, Leahy will have the power to give birth to a bold new Peace Corps or possibly to destroy that dream forever.

"Join Us, Mr. President!!!"

Laurence Leamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laurence Leamer

The son of the founder of the Peace Corps leading our march was one of the most powerful acts of political symbolism I have ever seen.

The Peace Corps Crisis

Laurence Leamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laurence Leamer

The Peace Corps is a broken bureaucracy. It has lost its way. It is a shell of what it once was. And in the most important moment in Peace Corps history since the Kennedy years, it is unready and unwell.

The Tragedy of the Peace Corps

Laurence Leamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laurence Leamer

At what should be the most promising moment for the organization in decades, the Peace Corps is at its most dangerous moment in its history.

Obama's Omission was a Willful Choice

Laurence Leamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laurence Leamer

It's insulting and isolationist to increase domestic volunteers so dramatically and not the Peace Corps. We are turning away from the world outside our borders.