Laura Hartline

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'So You Want To Talk About Race' Is The One Book Every White Person Should Read This Year, And These Quotes Explain Why

It is impossible to talk about American culture and politics in 2018 without talking about race and the many ways in which it touches every aspect of …

What Teenagers Want and Need from Adults

This article discusses how teens act out when they don't receive the emotional support from adults that they need<p>May is dedicated to Mental Health …

Everything You Need to Know About Mole Sauce

This traditional Mexican staple has a history as rich as its flavor.<p>When it comes to complexity, versatility, and richness, there are few foods that …

How to make authentic paella, from a Spanish executive chef

It’s tough to call anything authentic these days without starting an argument. There’s always someone there to tell you that their way to cook a …

26 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

You can't get to the top by behaving like everyone else.<p>Highly successful people don't rise to the top by behaving like everyone else. They understand that achieving great things means getting more done, taking excellent care of their bodies and thinking in ways which promote greatness. Here are …

Dr Michael Mosley's new and improved Mediterranean 5:2 diet can cut the risk of diabetes, heart disease and even depression

In last’s week’s LIFE, I launched a new, 12-week version of my famous 5:2 diet plan, designed to help you slim down and get healthier by the summer. …

Timeline: U.S.-Cuba Relations

Timeline<p>U.S.-Cuba Relations<p>1959 – 2018<p>Since Fidel Castro’s ascent to power in 1959, U.S.-Cuba ties have endured a nuclear crisis, a long U.S. …

The 33 books every teacher should read

1. <i>How Children Succeed: grit, curiosity and the hidden power of character</i> by Paul Tough<p>Chosen by <b>Nicky Morgan, secretary of state for education and</b> …

What Lord of the Flies is really about | Letter from Judy Golding Carver

My father distrusted simple judgments, but he did say his novel was about the importance of the rule of law, and the complexity of human beings, says William Golding’s daughter <b>Judy Golding Carver</b><p>David Shariatmadari’s account of my father’s novel Lord of the Flies was a little sweeping when he …

Complexity

Stop Listening to Those 'Personal Development Gurus.' Use These 3 Strategies to Succeed Instead

The rush of gurus to personal development has caused many people to lose trust in the market as a whole.<p>The personal development market was valued at nearly $10 billion last year according to Marketdata Enterprises, an independent Tampa-based research firm that tracks everything from adoption …

A little-known Mexican gem: 11 reasons to visit gorgeous Guanajuato

If you think Mexico is all about beaches and wrestling then you need to check out Guanajuato.<p>The colonial capital of the state with the same name was …

Mama Gorilla Gently Kisses Her Precious Newborn Baby & Your Heart Will Melt — Watch

This is one of the most heartwarming animal videos you will ever see. A mama gorilla gave birth at the National Zoo and cradled her newborn in her …

Classic Cuban Midnight (Medianoche) Sandwich Recipe

"This is one of the more famous sandwiches straight out of the island of Cuba. This recipe came from my uncle who used to work at a restaurant in …

OPINION: Teaching social and emotional skills is easy when students already have them — what about those who don’t?

A kindergarten class eagerly awaits the chance to correct a sentence in the morning lesson. Photo: Jackie Mader, The Hechinger ReportConversations …

Venezuela: Beyond 68 deaths — inflation, plummeting living conditions and an authoritarian regime

The death of 68 people in rioting and fire at a police station in Venezuela's Valencia puts a spotlight on the South American country torn by a …

Venezuela

How our gut bacteria changes the way we feel

Ever wondered what made you feel moody? Why do some people struggle with their mental health? The answer lies in our gut, with the bacteria found there.<p>When we are born bacteria populate our gut. From here the gut microbiota influence how aspects of our brain develop.<p>How our brain develops has long …

DC's Justice League Teams Up With Puerto Rican Superhero for Hurricane Relief

It's entertaining and it's for a good cause.<p>DC Comics has teamed up with graphic novelist Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez for a comics anthology, with all …

Justice League

How to Teach Time Management Skills to Teens

While your teen may think it's fine to wait until the last possible second to complete her high school science lab or her math project, …

3 research-backed ways to work smarter, not harder

"Work smarter, not harder." Sounds good. But how do you actually do that?<p><i>*crickets*</i><p>Well, luckily someone finally took up the challenge of finding a clear answer ...<p>UC Berkeley professor Morten Hansen looked at 200 academic papers, interviewed 120 experts, ran a pilot study on 300 subjects, and …

Why Working Out Isn't Helping You Lose Weight

Your body fights back when you try to burn fat.<p><i>This article first appeared in a different format on The Personal Trainer Development Center. Read the original article here.</i><p>A reader sent me a copy of his exercise routine, which involved lots of burpees, kettlebell swings, box jumps, thrusters, and …

Pence to lay out administration views on Latin America

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence is set to outline the administration’s views on Latin America and the Caribbean next week in a speech that …

Latin America

9 things you must do in Peru

1. Find a way to Machu Picchu<p>You don’t need convincing to <b>drop by the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu</b>. A trek along an ancient path between soaring …

South America

Trump to make first visit to Latin America as president for summit

The White House announced on Saturday that President Donald Trump will travel to Peru next month to meet with the nation's president and participate in a summit with the region's leaders.<p>The trip to the Summit of the Americas in Lima will be Trump's first visit to Latin America as president. There, …

Why it's time to say goodbye to group work

We have gathered here today to say our farewells to group work. Descended from the kinaesthetic-learning-style dynasty and a loyal friend to the …

Teaching

9 Habits of Highly Effective Parents

Every parent makes mistakes. They say the wrong thing, they make the wrong choice, they show up at the wrong time. Your child will scream at you, she …

Trump to attend Summit of the Americas meeting in Peru

U.S. President Donald Trump will attend the upcoming Summit of the Americas, officials said Friday, putting him face-to-face with Western Hemisphere …

Bill Clinton

Puerto Ricans still stranded in hotels six months after storm

From the lobby of a hotel on the outskirts of Boston, Jesenia Flores fills out an online job application, hoping to find work that will get her small family back to normal for the first time since Hurricane Maria flooded their home in Puerto Rico.<p>The hotel along the interstate has been a refuge for …

Pope Clears Way to Make El Salvador’s Oscar Romero a Saint

The archbishop, an advocate for the poor, was killed during civil war in 1980<p>ROME—Pope Francis on Tuesday took the last major step toward sainthood for the late Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, an outspoken advocate for the poor who was killed during his country’s civil war.<p>The pope …

9 Ways to Cure Your Own Depression

Whether it tumbles down on you on gloomy days or is triggered by a disappointment or loss, depression is an unwelcome guest in every home. But before …

20-Minute Strength Training Workout for Runners

As a runner, I really know how easy it is to get caught up running and forget about other workouts my body needs. And I know I'm not alone: Many …

Workouts