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Power Dynamics

What Couples Really Want When They Argue

Posted 07.11.2013 | Women

What do you really want when you argue with the person you're in a relationship with? For the other person to relinquish power, a new study out of Bay...

Breasts: What's Really Wrong With Breast Cancer

Lauren Cahn | Posted 07.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

Think about breasts. Breasts. Is there a female body part with which our society is more obsessed than breasts? Is there any obsession so equally matched by inherent shame?

Changing Global Dynamics

Jonathan Moyer | Posted 02.27.2013 | World
Jonathan Moyer

Though tricky to define and even more challenging to measure, there's no denying that power is a fundamental driver of country behavior in the international political system. And measuring material power in today's geo-political space will only continue to shift.

Daddy Confusion

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Talk about daughters and power, and the discussion inevitably wends its way to fathers. Fathers give girls confidence. Fathers set the bar in expectations about how to be treated by men. Fathers prepare girls for the world.

Who Holds Power Over You?

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

How often have your sacrificed your own self-approval in favor of that short-lived approval from another to whom you have assigned power over you?

Bye Bye Cougars - Here Come the Cleos!

Donna Estes Antebi | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Estes Antebi

I say enough with the denigrating cougar references. I coined a term which I use to describe women who dominate in a relationship through their education, power, or accomplishment. I refer to them as "Cleos."

Sexual Harassment: Just The Facts, Ma'am

BJ Gallagher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
BJ Gallagher

The issue of sexual harassment is fraught with ambiguity. It's emotionally loaded because it is so personal and intense - involving both sex and power.