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Sioux and Native American Manhood | The Art of Manliness

“The Indian, in his simple philosophy, was careful to avoid a centralized population, wherein lies civilization’s devil. He would not be forced to …

Boston College

10 Pieces of Native American Wisdom That Will Inspire the Way You Live Your Life

Years ago, my little brother and I were playing cowboys and Indians.As the older brother, I dictated the play session (of course), so I decided that …

France Wants To Install 1,000 Km Of Solar Roadways Over The Next Five Years

In 2014, the Netherlands built the world’s first solar bike path, a 70-metre stretch named SolaRoad. The proof of concept performed even better than expected, generating, after six months, enough electricity to power a small household for a year.<p>Successful and fascinating as it is, the project is …

Clean Energy

Architecture Students Design Sustainable Low-Income Homes That Can Be Built for $20K

The architecture students at Auburn University's Rural Studio prove that well-designed homes can still be affordable, thanks to their initiative called the 20K Project. The undergraduate program advocates for social justice through architecture, and to demonstrate this, students have created …

Vibrant Political Cartoons Turned Fine Art

Esteban del Valle's massive paintings marry street art sensibilities with 'Doonesbury' wit.<p>The imposing large-scale canvases of Esteban del Valle forcefully command attention to their political underpinnings. From gentrification and political corruption to contemporary colonialism, the artist’s …

You know things are bad when Michael Moore agrees with the NRA: America is running on fear — and it’s killing us

Moore, Obama and Bernie Sanders all agree that economic insecurity is tearing America apart<p>We’re nearing the conclusion of a year that’s seen roughly one mass shooting per day in the United States, and all kinds of theories have been dragged out to explain their frequency. It’s the precarious state …

A Day in the Life of a White Girl

I must admit, I was not a believer in white privilege for a very long time. I thought that it was something invented to make African Americans feel victimized and deserving of special treatment. It's taken me a while to finally open my eyes and admit to how stupid of a view that was.<p>This concept of …

Solving the Cashmere Crisis

How do fashion businesses respond when a raw material that they depend upon is under threat?<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom</b> — A fashion business exercises …

Luxury Lifestyle

41 Things To Let Go From Your Life Before The New Year

This upcoming New Year could be the best you’ve ever had.This could be the year when you accomplish more than you ever imagined.This could be the …

Self-help

This Cool New Basics Brand Is like Everlane but Cheaper

When we’re in need of ultra luxe-looking basics, Everlane is typically our go-to brand. Full of sleek, minimal pieces, the brand’s selection is never one to let us down — unless that bag we <i>really</i> wanted is suddenly accompanied by a dreaded waitlist tag. And while Everlane’s merchandise offers a big …

33 Books Millennials Need to Read Before Turning 30 | Inc.com

Your 20s are a time for figuring out who you are and what you want from life.<p>While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never …

It's Shocking How Relevant This 150-Year-Old Denunciation of American Racism Is Today

Exactly 150 years ago this week, just a few months after its founding, <i>The Nation</i> published a scathing article denouncing the racism endemic in the …

5 Style Curators to Follow for Fall Fashion

Is fall the best time for fashion? More layers means more seasonally appropriate touches: a chunky cardigan, a light jacket, maybe a scarf. Before it gets any colder and you’re left with nothing to wear, get some fall fashion inspiration on Flipboard from these five style curators:<p><b>Olga Montserrat</b>: …

10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life

<i>This article was originally published on Completed Thoughts.</i><p>Have you ever asked yourself questions like these?<p>"Why do I have to get up so early?"<br>• "Why is this happening to me?"<br>• "I'm screwed, aren't I?"<br>• "Why is life so hard?"<br>• "I should just give up, shouldn't I?<p>If you are like the average person, you …

26 Books Every 'Spiritual But Not Religious' Seeker Should Read

If you're on a spiritual quest, these books will open you up to wonder.<p><i>"There are things you can't reach. But</i><p><i>you can reach out to them, and all day long.</i><p><i>The wind, the bird flying away. The idea of God.</i><p><i>And it can keep you as busy as anything else, and happier."</i><p>-- "Where Does The Temple Begin, Where …

15 Life Lessons I'd Tell My Younger Stuck, Struggling, Entrepreneur Self

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“So you want to be an entrepreneur?” my mom and dad asked, questioning me at the dinner table. A little worried for my sanity and both entrepreneurs themselves, they warned me of the extremely hard work ahead of me.<p>I had just left my …