Jason Redman

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The collapse of parenting: Why it’s time for parents to grow up

If anyone can be called the boss in modern, anti-hierarchical parenthood, it’s the children<p>For modern families, the adage “food is love” might well …

Her mother criticized her parenting skills. So she slammed her against a door, police say.

A 38-year-old woman was jailed after police said she slammed her mother against a door for criticizing her parenting skills at their Key Haven …

WhatsApp messages on child's phone can be read by parents, rules Spanish court

Putting the rights and responsibilities of parents above <b>privacy</b> laws, a Spanish court has ruled that parents and guardians can monitor social media …

I’m Not Giving You My Babysitter’s Number, And This Is Why

“Anybody have a really good babysitter you can recommend? Available at the last minute?”<p>This group text popped up on a Friday afternoon and was …

How to Be a Parent When You Can't Get Out of Bed

I am a mother and I have depression.<p>Those eight words are difficult to write. It's difficult because when I imagined how I'd be as a mother, my mental images didn't have the black dog stalking in the background; difficult because one day I'm going to have to explain to my daughter how she could …

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Please don’t make the mistake we have’ – one LGBT family’s account of running away from Russia

Esenia’s daughter hasn’t been to school in six months.<p>At the age of 11, she’d be expected to be poring over books, resentfully joining the frosty …

LeToya Luckett Shares Heartfelt Instagram Post About Being A Stepmom

LeToya Luckett is opening up about being a stepmom.<p>The singer recently tied the knot, marrying Dallas entrepreneur Tommicus Walker in a beautiful and …

School bosses criticised for scheme that 'separates rich from poor'

Parents were each asked to pay an annual £6 voluntary fee per child at a West Midlands academy - but pupils from families which did not make a …

Kelly Clarkson Slammed After Revealing She Spanks Her Daughter

Kelly said she's "not above" spanking her daughter, and people aren't happy<p>Kelly Clarkson is receiving some serious backlash after revealing last …

'I forgot that I used to love him': readers on having parents in prison

Inmates at a prison in Wales have been able to keep track of their children’s school progress as part of a scheme to help maintain family relationships during their incarceration. We asked readers to tell us how they felt when their parents were imprisoned and how this changed their …

Siblings

Does Spanking Children Lead to Domestic Violence?

A new study reignites the debate over whether children should be spanked. Here’s some thoughts from experts and parents on the issue.<p>Missouri mother …

Behavioral Sciences

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie ‘At War’ Over Conflicting Parenting Styles: It Was A ‘Reason Behind Their Divorce’

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have not been agreeing when it comes to the way they want to parent their kids and it’s causing a lot of friction. Get …

Angelina Jolie

Letting kids light matches and 9 other seemingly scary things that German parents do

When Sara Zaske’s 7-year-old daughter came home from school asking for matches, Zaske’s response was just what you would expect from an American parent: “<i>Why</i>?”<p>But Zaske wasn’t living in America at the time — she was living in Germany, where children are taught from a young age that fire must be …

A Harvard psychologist says too many people think about happiness all wrong

Generally speaking, trying hard is a great way to achieve most of what you want in life.<p>Put in more effort at work and your prospects for a promotion will almost definitely improve — at least more than they would if you simply accepted the status quo of being a slacker.<p>Date a lot of people and …

Use The Medium Method to Combine Digital Note-Taking With Pen and Paper

As much as we enjoy digital tools, there’s something to be said for the simplicity of good, old-fashioned pen and paper. Instead of picking one or …

Productivity

A Guy Who's Been Living Off the Grid for 20 Years Explains How to Live Sustainably

I asked the guy living in Sydney's greenest house whether I'm too poor to live off the grid.<p>From the street, Michael Mobbs's inner Sydney terrace house looks like any other. But 20 years ago, Michael and his wife transformed their Chippendale home into an experiment in sustainable living: solar …

We Asked Riders From Motorcycle Clubs All Over America To Recommend Their Favorite Roads

There’s nothing quite like traveling this country on a motorcycle.<p>The sun warm on your back, the wind and the roar of your bike crowding your ears, the clear air spiked with salty ocean breezes or the heavy perfume of harvested maize. Birds dip in and out of sweet songs both foreign and familiar, …

Should Lemon Law Cover Motorcycles?

Motorcycle buyers in Delaware who find themselves with faulty bikes may no longer be stuck with trying to make lemonade out of lemons.<p>The state House …

This Guy Hilariously Nails The Different Types Of Motorcyclists You'll Meet

Motorcyclists are an interesting bunch, and we often focus on the things that divide us rather than bring us together. Sometimes that causes a lot of …

Masters At Work: Harley-Davidson Street Build Off, Japan

Despite the often-impenetrable language problem, we’re always keeping an eye on the Japanese custom scene. Even though the Western ‘alt moto’ scene is exploding, the top-flight Japanese builders are still setting the pace.<p>In Japan, Harley-Davidson has been running the same dealer-based Battle Of …

Joliet park upgrades near Outlaws' clubhouse a waste of money, pastor says

A minister wants the Joliet Park District to abandon its plans to renovate a local children's playground because of its proximity to a property used by the Outlaws motorcycle club.<p>Leona Tichenor, who has been the minister at Ingalls Park United Methodist Church in Joliet for three years, said the …

Anaheim Cops Have Had A Massive Spy Program For Years

They've apparently been using military-grade tools that can eavesdrop on individual cell phones.<p>LOS ANGELES -- Police in Anaheim, California -- home to Disneyland and about 16 million tourists annually -- apparently have built an extensive surveillance arsenal using military-grade spy equipment …