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What if we stopped speaking negatively and instead used words of kindness?

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 07.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
The University of Central Florida Forum

By Elizabeth Santiago UCF Forum columnist Children usually begin speaking their first words about 11 or 12 months old. From "mama" and "dada" come mo...

Five Challenges Hillary Faces In Her Acceptance Speech

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 07.27.2016 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has five challenges she faces in her acceptance speech. Not one of them has to do with her GOP rival Trump. The first is personal, very personal. She has to make people want to vote for her not just because she's the most savvy, experienced, prepared and knowledgeable about foreign and domestic policy issues, which she is. But because they like her.

Here's The Full Transcript Of Michelle Obama's DNC Speech In All Its Glory

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics

Michelle Obama brought down the house at the Democratic National Convention on Monday night with a riveting speech about strength, diversity and unity...

The Super Trump Card

David Dent | Posted 07.22.2016 | Politics
David Dent

Mr. President, I hope you are right . I will lean on your words and hope that the America you know will prevail in one of its biggest challenges to come in November.

Latinos Call Out Donald Trump For His Fear-Mongering Speech

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.22.2016 | Latino Voices

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign came full circle on Thursday night, as the businessman and reality star officially accepted the Republican nomi...

Mike Pence's RNC Speech Gives Voters What They Want To Hear

The Huffington Post | Samantha Neal | Posted 07.21.2016 | Politics

Unlike most of the high-profile figures who took the stage Wednesday night, vice presidential nominee Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is unknown to most voter...

The One Thing About Melania Trump That Hasn't Changed In 17 Years

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.18.2016 | Style

Step aside, Donald Trump and your never-changing hair. There’s something else in the Trump family that has gone largely unchanged over the years, an...

Three Steps To Get Up To Speed On Any Subject Quickly

Nir Eyal | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
Nir Eyal

No one warns us that adulthood is full of such sweat-inducing dilemmas, where the stakes are your reputation, your career, and (rightly or wrongly) even your sense of self-worth. When you're in over your head, how do you quickly figure out what's important? Is there a way to go from incompetent to in control--really, really fast?

Machine learning helps determine which infants will gain the most from cochlear implantation

Tzipi Horowitz-Kraus | Posted 06.13.2016 | Science
Tzipi Horowitz-Kraus

Intact hearing in early childhood is essential for normal development of communication skills and language. Neural circuits are responsible for the he...

Does Tuesday's Speech Indicate a New Donald Trump or Just Temporary Sanity?

Peter Dreier | Posted 06.08.2016 | Politics
Peter Dreier

This was probably the least bombastic speech Donald Trump has given during the entire campaign. He did his best to control his impulsive narcissism. He didn't lash out at any critics. He promised to unite the Republican Party.

Nobody's Perfect, but We'll Get it Right

Taylor Vidmar | Posted 05.25.2016 | Teen
Taylor Vidmar

I read a lot of graduation speeches during my writing process, and, I have to say, the majority of them were painfully, terribly boring. One of them s...

Marianne Williamson Urges College Grads To Put Love Before Personal Gain

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.16.2016 | Religion

As a fresh batch of college graduates receive their diplomas and set off into the world, author and spiritual teacher Marianne Williamson has some wor...

Just Because You Stutter Doesn't Mean You're Alone

Madeline Wahl | Posted 05.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Madeline Wahl

It's National Stuttering Awareness Week, a time to raise awareness about stuttering, a time to be more empathetic, and a time to learn how to handle yourself when talking to a person who stutters and not be awkward in conversations.

Prince's Ex Wife Opens Up About The Loss Of Their Son

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 05.09.2016 | Latino Voices

Prince's ex-wife Mayte Garcia spoke about the loss of their son in an emotional speech at the Single Moms Planet's Single Mom's Awards in Los Angles o...

Three Ways to Make a Teacher Feel Appreciated

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 05.04.2016 | Education
Greater Good Science Center

By Jeremy Adam Smith It's Teacher Appreciation Week! That must be awesome for teachers, right? To find out, I asked some of them. "Some years I g...

Want To Teach Kids "Proper" English? Speak Their Language.

Monica Gray | Posted 04.21.2016 | Education
Monica Gray

In a lab in Pittsburgh filled with sleek computers, doll houses and an assortment of colorful toys, two scientists are trying to find better ways to t...

Self Talk Can Save Your Relationship

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 03.30.2016 | Weddings
Marcia Naomi Berger

The joke goes that talking to yourself is the first sign of madness. However using the right self-talk can actually save your marriage and other relationships.

4 Communication Skills That Will Increase Your Influence

Matt Fore | Posted 03.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Matt Fore

Consider a change in your communication habits. Words are powerful. They create romance, build business and topple kingdoms. Use them to your advantage. Here are four ways you can create greater influence in your life by using the right words.

Fighting Terrorism Without Violating Human Rights

Lydia Canaan | Posted 03.21.2016 | World
Lydia Canaan

Unlike some cultural aspects that are relative, violations of innocent people's physical integrity - such as dropping bombs on them - is universally deviant.

Opening Address at European Youth Parliament: NON SIBI SED OMNIBUS

Sarah Jameel | Posted 01.29.2016 | Impact
Sarah Jameel

Distinguished guests, organizers, and fellow delegates of the European Youth Parliament. My Dear Fellow Humans -- good morning.

Stuttering and the Power of Suggestion

Katherine Preston | Posted 01.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Katherine Preston

So let's go back to that word association game. What happens if you connect the word 'stutter' with words like 'strength' and 'capability'? How does that change the narrative of someone's life?

5 Ways Martin Luther King Inspired the World By Having a Dream

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 01.18.2016 | Impact
Amy Oestreicher

Thank you, Martin Luther King Jr., for inspiring faith, dreams, and all the power they hold for our world. The greatest gift we can give to each other is little steps in faith, trust, compassion, and bringing our dreams to light.

Listen To Steve Harvey's On-Point Speech About Becoming Successful

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 01.15.2016 | Black Voices

Comedian Steve Harvey is known for his jokes, but after a recent "Family Fued" taping, the host shared some serious, importing advice about chasing yo...

The Daddy Diaries. Chapter 43. Words and Music.

Dimitri Ehrlich | Posted 01.11.2016 | Parents
Dimitri Ehrlich

When a baby takes his first steps it's hugely significant--but it pales in comparison to a child learning to speak. Going mobile matters. But it's merely mechanical. Learning to speak is like the moment the caveman first discovered fire. It's a game changer.

Then You Really Might Know What It's Like

Rabbi Scott Fox | Posted 01.06.2016 | Religion
Rabbi Scott Fox

I'll admit it. I had the album. I really thought it was cool. The rugged truck on the cover, the first cowboy boots I'd ever seen in my life, Californian born and raised. The name of the CD painted with whitewash, white on black, right there on the driver's side door: Whitey Ford Sings the Blues.