Jared Berg

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Vibrant Color Palette Combos Take Colors From the World to Inspire Creativity

With its vast collections of images, photo filters, free icon and shape elements, and fonts, Canva allows users around the globe to create sleek graphics and presentations through its online app—no design degree required. The company's Senior Graphic Designer, Poppie Pack, shares a variety of savvy …

Home Decorating

Getting Started with Nightscapes

Winter is the perfect time to practice nighttime photography. I took advantage of the long nights during my Christmas holiday to make some …

How Ted Cruz Can Win in 2016

Forget what you think you know about the next presidential election. David Frum details how the junior senator from Texas can take the White …

How Ronald Reagan Turned Out the Lights on Solar Power

Although the Americans invented the first practical solar cell and until 1980 almost all solar cells were built in the United States, the American …

Solar Panels

Plastic Bags Transformed Into Eco-Friendly Carbon Nanotubes

Such membranes have potential for water desalinatization and other advanced filtering.<p>Here's a real Cinderella transformation story. A team of chemists has found a way to turn non-biodegradable plastic bags into a carbon nanotube membrane, a high-tech material with potential to make super-efficient …

Los Angeles County

Bleeding Kansas

<b>It seems that Kansas</b> (Motto: "Proud To Be Conservatism's Lab Rat.") has decided that the best course of action for it going forward would be to prevent any programs that would keep it, you know, going forward.<p>Now the state's "Committee on Energy and Environment" is proposing a law that would …

Leaked EPA document raises questions about fracking pollution

The EPA doesn’t seem very interested in finding out whether fracking pollutes groundwater. The latest indication of this emerged over the weekend in …

Joe Manchin: Eric Holder Should Reconsider Role As Attorney General

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) advised embattled Attorney General Eric Holder on Friday to consider resigning amid controversies over the Justice Department's investigations into leaks involving the Associated Press and Fox News.<p>"Let me just say that ... any public official -- no matter whether it be …

NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily

The National Security Agency is currently collecting the telephone records of millions of US customers of Verizon, one of America's largest telecoms …

Why Democrats Can't Be Trusted to Control Wall Street

Who needs Republicans when Wall Street has the Democrats? With the help of congressional Democrats, the Street is rolling back financial reforms …

How to Build a New Labor Movement, One Step at a Time

<i>The following article first appeared in the American Prospect.</i><p>SPONSORED<p>Earlier this month, labor-rights group Working America launched FixMyJob.com. …

Labor Movement

The Real Numbers: Half of America in Poverty -- and It's Creeping Upward

The Census Bureau has reported that 15% of Americans live in poverty. A shocking figure. But it's actually much worse. Inequality is spreading like a …