Carolyn Perez

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5 Reasons Why Parallel Parenting Is Better Than Co-Parenting

We are not those folks.<p>Those folks who are divorced and who have kids and who can actually mumble a "hello" to each other and actually mean it.<p>Those folks who are divorced, remarried and invite each other over to their kids' birthday parties.<p>We are not those folks.<p>What happens when you are divorced …

Parenting

Cuba is Aging Out and the New York Times Blames Women’s Liberation

Young people are moving away from <b>Cuba</b> in large numbers now that the island has opened up, afraid that improved relations with the U.S. could mark the end of the U.S.’ rather permissive naturalization policy for Cuban immigrants. But why is it that they want to move to the U.S. so badly? Some say …

Cuba

Outrage of the Month: More Reasons for Obama to Withdraw His Nominee for FDA Commissioner

Read more in Public Citizen's November Health Letter<p>In September, I voiced strong opposition to President Barack Obama's ill-considered nomination of Dr. Robert Califf to be the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), citing Califf's well-documented history of extensive …

Here’s why we’re committing civil disobedience: Millennials can no longer be silent about our broken system

<b>(David Nehrt-Flores)</b><p>On Nov. 9, we’re staging the largest-ever civil disobedience for racial, climate, and immigrant justice. Here’s why<p>Yong Jung Cho • Waleed Shahid • Devontae Torriente • Sara Blazevic<p>November 2, 2015 2:02pm (UTC)<p>It’s election season. One side promises incremental reforms without a …

Rights & Freedoms

8 Thoughts That Are Stuck In Anxious People’s Mind Throughout The Day

Have you ever felt anxious? Maybe you had a job interview or an important presentation and it made you nervous. Can you imagine feeling that way all …

Self-help

Retirement Insecurity for Workers; Decadent Pensions for CEOs

Workers received a terrifying message last week, one far more bone-chilling than Halloween ghouls or Freddie Krueger. It was this: Retirement security is only for CEOs, not for workers.<p>Two sources delivered this frightening news. One was a dozen Republican presidential candidates insisting during …

Retirement