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Bono Explains Why Jesus Wasn't Crazy

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.11.2014 | Religion

When Bono and his family want to worship, they read Scriptures, go to church or sometimes just pile into bed and pray. In an interview with Ireland...

Daily Meditation: Keep Searching

Posted 04.04.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Only I Didn't Say Fudge (or: The Sociology of Profanity)

Galanty Miller | Posted 03.31.2014 | Comedy
Galanty Miller

Profanity isn't shocking anymore. It's not edgy or sassy or hip or rebellious. It's just a sad, tiresome example of our shrinking vocabulary. Thanks, Twitter. People swear when they have nothing to say, but they want to talk. My feeling? You're not getting paid by the word and you're not a sailor. So keep it simple.

Can Capitalism Afford a Conscience?

Marian Salzman | Posted 03.26.2014 | Business
Marian Salzman

At first glance, capitalism circa 2014 looks like a pretty soulless endeavor: massive piles of fast money, no wider context of conscience involved. Ju...

The War Against Health Inequity

Jennifer Kamara | Posted 03.25.2014 | Impact
Jennifer Kamara

I have seen, first-hand the potential that is unleashed in an individual with a renewed sense of health and hope.

U2 Postpones New Album And Tour Until 2015

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 03.07.2014 | Entertainment

Billboard reports that U2 will not unveil a new album until 2015, despite a tentative release planned for this summer. The band also decided to resche...

A "Scandalous" Encounter With the Bible

Rev. Dr. Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder | Posted 03.04.2014 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder

Whereas biblical narratives are millennia removed from the 21st century, there is something about the people, stories, and content of the Bible that has current appeal.

The Super Bowl, Sex Trafficking, and Sensationalism

Adam Banner | Posted 04.07.2014 | Crime
Adam Banner

Instead of wasting time and money on rumor-mongering and passing redundant legislation, perhaps we should be looking to the root of the problem for solutions.

Davos: An Age-old Resort to Cure 'Bad Breath'

Kari Stoever | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Kari Stoever

If the global leaders in Davos don't invest in innovative new tools like TB vaccines, a world without effective antibiotics may be what awaits us. I hope Bono's voice is rested.

5 Reasons Kitten Proves He Should Be in a Rap Video

Leslie Goshko | Posted 03.15.2014 | Comedy
Leslie Goshko

Now, you may be thinking, "Who does this cat think he is? Why does he deserve to be in a rap video more than my precious Fluffy?" Well, I can give you a good reason. In fact, I can give you 5 good reasons!

Beyond Incoherent

Carl Pope | Posted 02.25.2014 | Green
Carl Pope

"We know corruption is killing more kids than TB, AIDS, and malaria put together. There is a vaccine and it's called transparency."

There's One Christmas Carol I DON'T Want My Kids Listening To

Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo | Posted 02.05.2014 | Parents
Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo

My eldest daughter was 4 1/2 when she ran into the den last Christmas morning to see if Santa had visited. Surely, the excitement of a mountain of toys, shiny packages and half-eaten carrots left by the reindeer distracted her for a bit, but before long, she was peering out the window sadly.

Global Fund Final Tally: $12b Committed, But $1b Left on Table

Tom H. Hart | Posted 02.02.2014 | Impact
Tom H. Hart

It is entirely possible -- but not inevitable -- that this generation will be the last to suffer from the disease. The only variable is whether there is the will to make it happen.

Reissue Roundup 3: The Beatles, Eric Clapton, The Who, Frank Sinatra, CCR and Humble Pie, Plus Keith Chagall's Kennedy Tribute

Mike Ragogna | Posted 02.01.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Do The Beatles now collectively have more "previously unreleased" tracks than all of their official albums collectively?

How Bill Gates And Bono Teamed Up To Save The World

www.forbes.com | Posted 12.02.2013 | Impact

Forbes: While you two are an odd pairing on paper, I have a theory that you were separated at birth–there are more similarities than you might think...

Bono Covered Daft Punk, And It Was Funky

Posted 11.26.2013 | Entertainment

At Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson's star-studded (RED) auction at Sotheby's in New York last weekend, U2 lead singer Bono, U2 guitarist The Edge, Nile R...

U2 Releases New Song 'Ordinary Love' Lyric Video

Posted 11.21.2013 | Entertainment

U2 has released a new song, "Ordinary Love," from the soundtrack of the upcoming film "Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom," the band's first new track in t...

WATCH: Sting, Bruce, Bono & More In Incredible Never-Before-Seen Video

Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Amnesty International presented its legendary Human Rights Concerts from 1986-1998 to raise funds and consciousness for the struggle for worldwide hum...

UN Week Wrap: Africa Rises, Women Win and Millennials Rule

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 11.30.2013 | Impact
Kristi York Wooten

As easy as it is to be cynical about gatherings where young influencers tout huge social media followings -- and wear ridiculously shiny patent leather shoes -- often, there's lots to learn from such events, and indelible memories can be made in the seemingly endless lineup of discussion groups.

STILL GOT IT

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 11.29.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Stevie Wonder gave an electrifying performance at New York's Central Park in front of thousands of fans and several world leaders Sat...

Clinton Global Initiative Needs More Disagreements and Outrage

Maura Kelly | Posted 11.26.2013 | Impact
Maura Kelly

The tone among global leaders and members is optimistic and supportive of the good deeds and progressive projects underway, but where is the outrage?

Movie Review: Muscle Shoals

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.25.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Either the title of the documentary Muscle Shoals resonates with you -- in which case it resonates hard -- or you have no idea what it means. But you should -- or you should find out by watching the movie, one of the year's most entertaining and enriching nonfiction films.

WATCH: Bono Takes On Oil Companies During CGI

Posted 09.24.2013 | Green

Bono had some serious gripes with the oil and gas industry at a panel during the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative on Tuesday. The U2 fr...

Bono's Bill Clinton Impression Is A Must-See

Posted 09.24.2013 | Entertainment

Bono hit New York City this week for the Clinton Global Initiative, adding more to the conversation than just his input and wisdom. The U2 singer reve...

Bono Joins Global Citizen, A Festival That Actually Fights For Something Important

AP | Posted 11.20.2013 | Impact

NEW YORK — U2 frontman Bono and a long list of world leaders will attend next week's Global Citizen Festival to help fight poverty. United Nati...