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Me! Me! #MeToo! How Hollywood hijacked feminism

Hollywood depends on the fostering of female insecurity. When will celebrities call Time’s Up on that?<p>This is the Time’s Up Oscars, the first one where the #MeToo movement is a major player, and no one can predict just how the tricky balance between celebration, industry penitence and the host …

Just like India, America has its own caste system

In the US, inequality tends to be framed as an issue of either class, race, or both. Consider, for example, criticism that Republicans’ new tax plan is a weapon of “class warfare,” or accusations that the recent US government shutdown was racist.<p>As an India-born novelist and scholar who teaches in …

India

Bill Gates Just Declared This Optimistic Read His New Favorite Book of All Time | Inc.com

Bill Gates may be known for his extreme focus, but when it comes to books at least, the man's attention spins like a weather vane.<p>One month he's giving 50 of his friends a new novel he adores, the next he's suggesting everyone get out the tissues and check out a heartbreaker of a memoir, then a bit …

Books

22 Classic Novels That Won't Bore You To Death

Fifty Shades versus the book she told you not to worry about.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Books

A New Kind of Classroom: No Grades, No Failing, No Hurry

Few middle schoolers are as clued in to their mathematical strengths and weakness as Moheeb Kaied. Now a seventh grader at Brooklyn’s Middle School 442, he can easily rattle off his computational profile.<p>“Let’s see,” he said one morning this spring. “I can find the area and perimeter of a polygon. …

Education

This 1950s Report Card Proves Just How Crazy Kindergarten is Today

A kindergarten report card from 1954 has gone viral, thanks to its unbelievably simple expectations for students. The report for Margaret Bramer is …

Teaching

Kids Who Stick to This Activity for 2 Years Have Higher Self-Esteem, According to Science | Inc.com

Parents want what's best for their kids. And most do whatever they can to help their children thrive as adults by preparing them while they are young.<p>The good news is that you don't have to wrack your brain or spend years going through painful trial and error to figure out how to do that.<p>There's a …

Self-esteem

10 Exercises Every Yogi Should Be Doing (but Probably Isn't)

Yoga is known to decrease stress and increase body awareness and flexibility. But despite its seeming superpowers, it falls a little short in one …

Yoga

Gardening 101: Hardy Begonia

Hardy Begonia, (<i>Begonia grandis):</i> “Sun Shunner”<p>A hardy begonia that could survive northeast winters is something I never dreamed existed until a few …

Napoleon Hill's Advice On Success Still Relevant After Nine Decades

Napoleon Hill’s classic <i>The Law of Success</i> was reissued last month, nearly nine decades after its first publication. Still, the lessons seem as relevant as ever.<p><b>Simple to understand, hard to apply</b><p>The ideas are simple to understand, but at the same time hard to apply. If that doesn’t make sense …

Self-improvement

International Yoga Day 2017: Top 5 smartphone apps for beginners and advanced practitioners

Here are the top yoga apps on Apple and Google Play to help you get going!<p>Are you one of the hundreds of people who want to take up yoga, but cannot …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

We Mean Business: Twelve Agents Who Want to Read Your Work

To say there are a lot of literary agents out there is an understatement—almost like saying there are a lot of writers looking for an agent (but not …

Writing

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Start Doing Yoga

We all have a vague idea that yoga is good for your body and mind. You get out of class feeling all loosey-goosey and centered. But not many of us …

This Woman Lived 100 Days Without Fear and Is Inspiring Us to Do the Same

While we all strive to embrace our confident, take-no-prisoners alter egos, it can definitely seem impossible to find the courage to face what scares us most. This was certainly the case for Michelle Poler, who came face-to-face with some of her biggest fears when she chose to pack up her …

Motivation

Dog photographer of the year 2017 – in pictures

The Kennel Club has announced the winners of its annual Dog Photographer of the Year competition. Now in its 12th year, the competition received almost 10,000 entries from 74 different countries, including Canada, Russia, Brazil and New Zealand<p>See all the winning images here

Royal Air Force

6 reasons why adopting a senior dog is so rewarding

Older dogs often get passed up at shelters, but they're full of surprising benefits for someone seeking a pet.<p>When a family decides to bring a new …

Pets

25 books that will blow your mind

We've put together a list of 25 such books — taking inspiration from Amazon's list of 100 books to read in your lifetime, recommendations from Goodreads users, as well as some of our own personal favorites.<p>These books' exploration of politics, history, and the human condition are so insightful, …

Books

Better Health Through the ‘Lassie Effect’

Researchers commonly use the term the “Lassie effect” to describe the wide-ranging health benefits of walking a dog. The name refers to the television collie that nobly saved Timmy’s and so many other people’s lives week after week on her popular show.<p>But even though walking the dog can have …

Research

Humans are ruining one of the best things about dogs

Dogs have their own innate sense of fairness and did not learn this from humans as previously believed, a new study has concluded.<p>In fact the research suggested the opposite may be true — that dogs have learned greater acceptance of inequitable treatment as a result of their close relationship with …

Pets

101 Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Freelance writing is no more lucrative than ever but at least it's getting easier to find work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re an expert looking to make some extra cash or are a full-time journalist or blogger, there’s never been a better time to find …

Employment

14 super successful people share the books they think everyone should read

They can be modes of escapism and fantasy; they can serve as therapy or education, catharsis or self-identification. They allow us to focus  —  they give permission to drift. Different and differing revelations can surge and mixed emotions can flood. That's the magic of words.<p>Here is the list of 14 …

Success

You Really Can Create a Life and Career You Love. Here's one Simple Technique to Try Today | Inc.com

You may have heard about them. Maybe you know one, or maybe you are one. They're these seemingly mythical people who are living the life of their dreams. When I hear stories of people who have taken a big leap and successfully created a life they love, I'm immediately amazed and want to hear more. …

Motivation

'Staggeringly high' numbers of teachers threatening to quit the classroom

“Staggeringly high” numbers of teachers are ready to quit the profession, a leading education researcher has warned, as growing pressures placed on …

Labor Economics

I Quit A Successful Career To Find A Life That Was More Authentic—Here's What Happened

I had a dream job in Hollywood, but it was time to stop pretending I was happy.<p>I had been an actor since I was four years old. I was in my early 20s, …

Los Angeles

Professors at America's elite colleges pick one book every student should read in 2017

College professors dole out an incredible amount of required reading to their students.<p>But what if they could only choose one book?<p>When asked, professors at America's most prestigious colleges — those in the top 10, according to US News & World Report — shared with Business Insider the single book …

Books

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This is how the world’s great writers actually made a living. (It wasn’t from their books)

Postal clerk. Poacher. Propagandist. And nine more extraordinary professions for writer.<p>It’s a lean time for writers, as arts funding shrinks on all …

Literature

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake With Oreo Crust

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>To make the crust:<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees F, grease a 9-inch springform pan and set aside.<p>Finely crush the cookies in a food processor, …

Marriage Advice 101: Roommate Etiquette Rules That Newlyweds Shouldn't Forget

<i>If you thought your days of living with a roommate were over, think again. After all, what is a spouse if not a roommate for life? Our experts are taking it back to your college days with four pieces of marriage advice in the form of roommate etiquette that are just as important for newlyweds as</i> …

Marriage