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Why Facebook is losing the war on hate speech in Myanmar

Reuters found more than 1,000 examples of posts, comments and pornographic images attacking the Rohingya and other Muslims on Facebook. A secretive operation set up by the social media giant to combat the hate speech is failing to end the problem.

Social Media

Want Happier Employees? Here Are 5 Powerfully Simple Steps to Increase Happiness at Work

Your team will excel at what they do and really enjoy working for you if you take these essential steps to increase their happiness.<p>We all want to be happy, right? But just how happy is the place you work or the country you live in? While I don't have the answer to how happy your workplace is, I do …

Happiness

When a Stranger Decides to Destroy Your Life

Monika Glennon has lived in Huntsville, Alabama, for the last 12 years. Other than a strong Polish accent, she fits a certain stereotype of the …

Internet

Science Says The Opposite of Greed Is What Truly Leads to Happiness (Like Doing Any of These 6 Things)

The motto 'greed is good' is the antithesis of what research is suggesting will make you happier.<p>We've all heard this cliché growing up -- how "it's better to give than to receive." Whether you're gainfully employed, looking for work, retired, or living off an inheritance from your rich uncle, …

Happiness

Here’s What Happened the Last Time the Left Got Nasty

History shows why Democrats shouldn’t take the low road.<p>This is definitely becoming a thing.<p>On Monday, a toddler-bearing mother confronted EPA chief Scott Pruitt at a Washington, D.C., teahouse and demanded he resign over allegations that he’s been using his office to line his pockets. And last …

Vietnam War

The Importance of Teaching Kids Self-Discipline

Your discipline tactics shouldn't be about controlling your child. Instead, discipline should be about teaching your child how to control himself. …

8 Words and Phrases Parents Should Repeat to Their Kids

Parents are always being told what not to say to their children, but there are words and phrases that should be put into heavy rotation.<p>Children …

How a 34-year-old turned $200 into a company he sold for over $10 million in a matter of months

Thirteen years ago as a broke college student, Trevor Chapman took a job selling pest control door-to-door to make extra money. Eventually, he …

I was a committed atheist and then this incredible thing happened to me

My atheist father raised me on fanciful parables where the moral of the story concluded that God did not and could not exist. His strong belief in human ability and the power of positive thinking laced my childhood with quips like “What one conceives and then believes can be achieved.” No pie in …

Here are 22 of the best day-to-day, time-saving tips to use now

I’ve been testing and adjusting various productivity techniques for the past five years, read lots of books (most of them repeating) and here’s some …

The Simple Secret to Creating (Seemingly) More Than 24 Hours In Your Day

It all boils down to mindset.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you an entrepreneur who’s working on building your dream business while trying to have a life? If so, chances are you always feel like there’s not enough time in the day. Like you’re always playing …

Time Management

This Is Exactly How Much Money You Need to Make to Be Happy

In 2010, Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School released a groundbreaking study that claimed to answer the eternal question: can money buy …

The Physics Of Productivity: Newton’s Laws Of Getting Sh*t Done

In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, which described his three laws of …

6 Things Smart People Do to Have Really Interesting Conversations

Hate small talk? Tired of the same old questions? These six approaches will make you that much more interesting.<p>Next time you go to a traditional networking event, a cocktail party, or a dinner, do us all a favor: Lose the elevator pitch. That approach is quickly losing relevancy in making …

The dark reasons so many rich people are miserable human beings

It’s no picnic having a massive bank balance<p>Mo money, mo problems.<p>New research shows the richer we get, the less happy we become. A study, published …

Horrors of War: 35 Incredible Photos That Show the Brutal Reality of 'the Battle of Stalingrad', 1942-43

The Battle of Stalingrad (23 August 1942 – 2 February 1943) was a major confrontation of World War II in which Nazi Germany and its allies fought the …

Guys, This Could Be Why Women Seem To Think You're Boring

Guys, you've been in this situation before: You meet a girl out at a bar, and she has an adorable accent.<p><b>You:</b> “Where are you from?”<p><b>Her:</b> “Norway.”<p><b>You:</b> …

Relationships

21 Epigrams Every Man Should Live By | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest article from Ryan Holiday.</i><p>As long as man has been alive, he has been collecting little sayings about how to live. We …

Self-improvement

Meet the Murderous Viking Princess Who Brought the Faith to Eastern Europe

The Drevlian people of medieval Ukraine were happy and optimistic. They had just murdered Prince Igor of Kiev, regent of one of their enemies, the …

3 ways to accomplish more by doing less

We've talked about the importance of entrepreneurs seeking advice from others. Founders are guilty of those brain-engulfing narcissistic thoughts that "I alone" know everything about my company and the best plans, policies, and products to keep it on a positive trajectory.<p>That's just not smart …

Time Management

Your To-Do List Isn't Working. Here's How to Fix It in 1 Step

How to get unstuck, procrastinate less, and focus more.<p>You're probably familiar with the story for a jar that represents the time available in your life. You fill the jar with rocks, pebbles, and sand representing the big, medium, and small stuff you do every day. If you start with pebbles and …

16 of the best historical documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

While every moment that leads up to the present could be considered history, there are certain events throughout time that truly stand out among the …

The Question Churches Can No Longer Ignore

If a woman in your congregation faced an unplanned pregnancy, to whom could she turn for support?<p>I’ve been a part of the church for my whole life, …

To escape the caste system, Hindus are turning to Christianity

It's Sunday morning in the Indian city of Banaras. In a humble concrete and sheet-metal church, worshippers gather for the weekly service.<p>But this is …

Sabres and Smoke – New Game Lets Players Refight the War of 1812

“Strategy games like Sabres and Smoke: The War of 1812 put players in the shoes of the generals who fought these battles.” THE WAR OF 1812 remains …

War Of 1812

Bono Has A Message For Young Christian Artists

"We don’t have to please God in any other way than to be brutally honest," he said.<p>U2 musician Bono has spent years reading and learning from the poetry of the Psalms, a book of the Bible that contains ancient hymns.<p>If there’s one thing Bono has realized from his studies, it’s that art always …

What is Christian Philosophy?

Within its 66 books, the Bible contains a complete system of thought. Paul tells us that "<i>All</i> the treasures of wisdom and knowledge are in Christ …

God Didn’t Wait for You to Believe

<i>The following is a lightly edited transcript.</i><p>God intends for these gospel depths to deepen and sweeten your experience of being loved by God with a …

Ten reasons millennials are backing away from God and Christianity

College-aged millennials today are far more likely than the general population to be religiously unaffiliated. This is true when they are compared to previous generations as well.<p>In fact, the Pew Research Center documents that millennials are the least <i>outwardly</i> religious American generation, where …

Trump echoes extreme militant group in NRA speech

Lifting heavily from one book in particular, Trump parroted a group that uses Revolutionary War language to call people to arms.<p>ATLANTA, …

American Revolution