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Why My Daughter Will Never Wear a Bikini

Jamie Anne Richardson | Posted 06.03.2012 | Parents
Jamie Anne Richardson

We are defining attractive for our own kids both in what we wear and what we buy them.

Pinned: Porn on Pinterest

Susan Harrow | Posted 05.14.2012 | Home
Susan Harrow

I'm in love with Pinterest the new hot social network where images are digital coke -- addictive, unlimited pleasure with just a few side effects -- l...

Modesty In Major League Baseball

Rabbi Joshua Hess | Posted 02.07.2012 | Sports
Rabbi Joshua Hess

Just the other day, MLB created some interesting news. Beginning next season, the media will be required to adhere to a specific dress code. Failure to do so may result in a fine or being denied access to the players.

Rejecting 'Modesty' For Women's Rights In Jerusalem

Posted 11.21.2011 | Arts

Jerusalem is home to great tension between the traditional and the liberal, the religious and the secular, the ancient word and ideals of Western civi...

Ladies, First: Fall's Refreshing Antidotes for the Cleavage Explosion

Stephanie Green | Posted 10.30.2011 | Style
Stephanie Green

When I think about what is lacking in the average woman's wardrobe these days, three major themes seem to recur: mystery, minimalism, and, perhaps the most important of the three M's, modesty.

A Dispassionate Look at American Exceptionalism (Uh-Oh)

Frank Dwyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Dwyer

The US is as great as its people are smart and its leaders good. ...

The Perfect Place to Write

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

Finding the inspiration and the creativity to continue the journey of our lifetime requires a flexible mindset and the ability to imagine unheard of scenarios able to enable the travel in time.

"Do You Really Like Living Here?" A Foreigner's Perspective on Tokyo

Jared Braiterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jared Braiterman

(This article originally appeared in Newsweek Japan on October 28, 2010 in Japanese) "Do you really like living in Tokyo?" is a question I am often a...

Jews, Muslims Worry Body Scanners Violate Religious Laws | Omar Sacirbey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Full-body scanners are the latest clash between religious sensitivity and national security. Some religious groups say the scanners are forcing an unc...

Airport Body Scanner Fatwa: TSA Scans Violate Modesty, Muslim Groups Say

Detroit Free Press | By Niraj Warikoo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Saying that body scanners violate Islamic law, Muslim-American groups are supporting a "fatwa" -- a religious ruling -- that forbids Muslims from goin...

The Power of Skin: Shake Your Booty?

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

I could have yanked down my top. I could have danced seductively too. But that's not me. I want to be taken seriously -- as a woman, I want to be listened to, cherished, not gawked at.

Study: Men Find The Modesty Of Winter Clothing Hotter

The Daily Mail | Eleanor Glover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Read More: Modesty, Style News

The nights are closing in and the weather's getting colder but it's not all doom and gloom, especially if you leave a little to the imagination. Acco...

Paul Newman and the Vanished Modesty of Celebrity

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Adam Hanft

When Newman was on the screen every frame said, "Look at me." But off camera, his life said, "Don't look."

Porn: Does It Help Or Hurt?

Tango | Anne Marie O'Connor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Nowhere do you find stranger bedfellows than in porn--and I'm not even talking about the performers. Seldom do feminists, fundamentalists and the fede...

A Return To Modesty

Times Online | Lisa Armstrong | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

This may not be permanent -- designers have been known to perform dramatic volte faces every six months. But when two designers who made their names w...