Marc Campbell

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This 17-Second Rule Will Make You More Productive (and Happy)

You can rewire your brain to improve mindset, increase happiness and success, and stay focused on your goals.<p>Everyone experiences stretches of life, whether a few days or many years, when the down moments are more frequent than the good. These periods of time can rob you of your passion, energy, …

If You've Ever Cried About Losing Weight, You Need to Read This Post

Katie is on a weight-loss journey, much like many of you. And she has an important message to share that will help you stay strong. In a recent Instagram post, Katie said, "Today was a hard day. I broke down in tears, the kind that makes your whole body shake. Weight loss is hard." She went on, "It …

Viral Video Shows Black Man Blasting Cop for Allegedly Pointing a Gun at His Head During Traffic Stop 

This guy was <i>not</i> having it with cops today, and quite frankly, we all get fed up a little sometimes, don’t we? A viral video shows a black man …

This Is How It Feels To Love Someone Who Doesn’t Love You Back

She watched him drive away for what seemed like the millionth time.<p>Each time she swore it was going to be the last time.<p>She couldn't doubt it really: …

Yes, Your 5-Year-Old Is Already Racially Biased. Here's 9 Things You Can Do About It.

Administrators at Fox Chapel Middle School in Spring Hill, Florida, recently fired a teacher who gave her sixth-graders an assignment asking them to …

There’s an epidemic of LGBTQ hate violence. Here's how you can curb it.

When it comes to hate violence impacting the LGBTQ community in 2016, there's little good news. But there are ways you can have an impact moving …

Being more comfortable around strangers could come down to a simple mental shift

In its video and accompanying article, the educational company The School of Life presents a new way of thinking about shyness — suggesting that it results when we exaggerate our differences from others.<p>Our brains are wired to notice and exaggerate our differences<p>Research from psychology lends …

Psychology

It's Now Undeniable That LGBTQ Rights Are In Danger Of Being Rolled Back

A powerful minority is trying to get the fix in.<p>I’ve many times discussed “victory blindness,” brought on by the seduction of big wins for civil rights and which has had many gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people believing they’ve “arrived” ― that LGBTQ rights are secured ― while not seeing …

LGBTQI

2016 was the deadliest year on record for the LGBTQ community

The gruesome attack at a gay nightclub in Orlando a year ago was the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. Yet even without those 49 victims, 2016 was the deadliest year on record for the LGBTQ community, according to a report released Monday by the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs …

LGBTQI

Man goes on racist rant at Starbucks, calls black man a slave

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Chicago man was charged this week with misdemeanor battery after an apparent racially charged altercation was caught on video.<p>Video of part of the incident shows a white man spitting at a black man, telling him his children are "disposable vermin" and calling a second black man a …

Ala. 5th-Grader Attacked and Harassed for Being Black: ‘Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue, I’m White, Why Aren’t You?’

A 10-year-old boy is being racially terrorized by little inbred elementary schoolers in Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ great state of Alabama. This …

The beautiful black gay history of Chicago house’s birth

On the night of July 12, 1979, ‘the death of disco’ was declared from Comiskey Park, Chicago. Orchestrated by local radio host Steve Dahl, the night that came to be known ‘Disco Demolition Day’ saw the destruction of over 20,000 disco records during a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and …

House Music

The great American whitelash claims new victims every day | Eddie S Glaude Jr

Lingering in the deepest corners of our national soul is the idea that this is and will always be a white nation. And we pay for this idea with our blood<p>Our times are exceedingly dark. No matter what pundits or politicians – even so-called progressive ones – may say, racism remains a central …

ACLU

“Discrimination is doing its dirty work”: a new survey looks at the effects of anti-LGBTQ hate

The survey found anti-LGBTQ discrimination can push people back into the closet.<p>When David’s employers didn’t invite him to work outings because he’s gay, he didn’t take it up to higher-ups. Instead, he changed himself.<p>“I couldn’t be fired for being gay,” David, who works at a Fortune 500 company …

The National Interest: What’s Really Wrong With White Teachers? They’re Racist

<i>Editor’s note: Once a month, the National Interest column will tackle broader questions about what the country should do to increase educational</i> …

Yes, You Can Measure White Privilege

Whenever anyone slips the words “white privilege” into a conversation, it immediately builds an impenetrable wall. For some white people, the words …

Racism in America: It’s so pervasive that white people pay less for car insurance

<b>(Getty/fotostorm)</b><p>Black people pay more than white people for car insurance, even when the risk is lower<p>Kali Holloway<p>April 7, 2017 12:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>It’s expensive to be black in America. From cradle to grave, for everything from starter home loans to burial …

Car Insurance

What does it mean to be gay and Muslim?

“It’s important to show that there is a point of view in which it is reconcilable to be queer and Muslim at the same time,” photographer Lia Darjes says of her project ‘<i>Being Queer. Feeling Muslim.’</i> in which she documents the struggle of sexuality in the religion.<p>Not dissimilar to some other …

A federal court just made a very big decision for gay rights. Seriously, it’s huge.

It’s the first federal appeals court decision to rule that anti-gay discrimination is banned under existing federal law.<p>A federal court just unleashed a massive decision in favor of gay rights.<p>In an 8-3 ruling, the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Tuesday concluded that federal civil …

Bernie is wrong and Malcolm was right: What white liberals so often get wrong about racism and Donald Trump

<b>Bernie Sanders; Malcolm X (AP/Craig Ruttle)</b><p>White progressives have a tough time confronting racism — as Bernie Sanders, a hero in many ways, has made clear<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>April 3, 2017 9:00am (UTC)<p>In the United States, white liberals and progressives have historically shown a serious inability to …

Bernie Sanders

Prep These Make-Ahead Breakfast Bowls for Faster, Easier Mornings

Breakfasts that you can make ahead of time in bulk, like burritos or mini omelets, give you a quick, filling breakfast for any morning. Breakfast …

White America is quietly self-segregating - Vox

Everyone wants diversity. But not everyone wants it on their street.<p>There's a small town in Minnesota called Worthington. It's a place that fascinates sociologists.<p>In the 1980s, Worthington was on its way to becoming a ghost town, like many other white, blue-collar communities.<p>But in 1989, the …

University of Illinois

Martin Luther King, Jr., the radical: 9 MLK quotes the media won’t cite

<b>(AP)</b><p>The words of the real MLK were far more radical than today’s cherry-picked lines<p>Kali Holloway<p>January 16, 2017 9:59pm (UTC)<p><i>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.</i><p>The Martin Luther King Jr. who is cynically trotted out every time racial unrest erupts in our cities is the MLK who can be …

Black History

Your Name beats Spirited Away to become highest-grossing anime ever

For 15 years, <i>Spirited Away</i> has remained the quintessential anime film for Westerners, Studio Ghibli’s fantasy adventure quickly becoming the highest …

When Can I Say I'll Be Alone Forever?

Earlier this year, I went to a dinner party at a friend’s house. The household and guests slowly assembled in the kitchen, opening and closing …

"We Belong": Solange Knowles Writes an Eye-Opening Essay About Experiencing Racism

Following a disturbing incident at a concert this weekend.<p>Over the weekend, Solange Knowles took to Twitter to share her experience at a Kraftwerk concert in New Orleans (summary: a group of women yelled at her and her 11-year-old son to sit down while they were dancing, and when they refused, they …

Therapists often discriminate against black and poor patients, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Minorities and lower-income individuals can face numerous challenges in getting treatment for depression and other mental health problems. They may lack insurance or transportation to a therapist's office; they may experience stigma in their communities around mental illness that prevents …

Mental Health

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

Breakfast

10 fresh ways to trick yourself into breaking bad habits — and building better ones

My intention is to spend five minutes catching up on people's life achievements and pretty vacation photos — and then suddenly, it's an hour later.<p>Afterwards, I feel kind of <i>blech</i>. Like I just wasted a chunk of precious non-working time that I could instead have used to call a friend, or take a …

Breaking Bad

Ghost in the Shell and anime's troubled history with representation

As usual, it took a picture for the outcry to start. This month, over a year after the casting announcement, Paramount Pictures released a still of Johansson in costume as Kusanagi, and the internet did not take it well. The image of a famous white actress in Kusanagi's signature black bob seemed …