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People Swear by This Easy, Unexpected Tea Recipe as an Insomnia Remedy

If you've ever experienced bouts of insomnia, then you know how unbelievably stressful and exhausting it can be to lay restless and unable to sleep at night, even when you'd like nothing more than to be embraced by slumber. Many insomnia sufferers search high and low for remedies, and it seems that …

The Brain

Sweet Potato Toast With Spicy Chickpeas and Avocado Dressing Recipe

Have you jumped on the sweet potato toast bandwagon? This healthy new craze is blazing a trail on Pinterest and Instagram, and the great news is that not only is it easy to make and really good for you, but totally delicious as well! Sweet potato toast can actually be made in your toaster, but this …

Google Just Dropped $11,000,000 to Make Sure #BlackLivesMatter

Of course, the company didn’t phrase it that way because it would have to spend another $11 million cleaning up all the mess from the white people’s …

Woman Behind Viral 'White Women Voted For Trump' Sign Speaks On Why More People Need To Trust Black Women

Amongt the millions of people who marched around the world during the Women’s March on Janary 21, just one day after the 45th Presidential …

Women's News

A Bad Day for the Environment, with Many More to Come

Tuesday began with news that the Trump Administration had imposed a comprehensive gag order on employees of the Environmental Protection Agency. According to a leaked memo, “no press releases,” “no blog messages,” and “no social media will be going out,” and “no new content can be placed on any …

What happened when I took a “White Women Elected Trump” sign to the Women’s March

Back in November, I was not convinced I wanted to attend the Women’s March on Washington. I voted for Hillary Clinton, but I had complex feelings about what my motivations for going to the march would be, especially as it was then being organized by white women. Several of the black feminists I …

On Energy, Trump Heads in the Opposite Direction from Public Opinion - MIT Technology Review

Just four days into his presidency, Donald Trump’s views on energy are already snapping into focus. Those views, however, are at odds with public …

7 Organizations to Support in the Wake of the Women's March

Those who marched this past Saturday can speak to the immensely gratifying act of physically <i>doing something</i> to further a cause close to your heart. …

27 Books Every Woman In America Should Read

These novels, essay collections, memoirs, histories, and more will help you understand why there is no feminism without intersectionality, why we should remember our history before we repeat it, and why Roe v. Wade is a lot more tenuous than you might think.

Americans overwhelmingly support Bernie Sanders’ economic policies — so how’d we end up here?

<b>Bernie Sanders (AP/John Minchillo)</b><p>Most Americans want single-payer health care, economic justice and action on climate change. That day will come<p>Conor Lynch<p>January 14, 2017 11:00am (UTC)<p>During a CNN town hall held by Sen. Bernie Sanders last Monday, the Vermont senator and progressive icon tried to …

11 Indigenous Authors You Should Be Reading Instead Of Joseph Boyden

Turn these pages.<p>In a written statement, Boyden, who has at various points claimed Metis, Anishinaabe, Nipmuc and Mi'kmaq heritage, admits he has stolen the spotlight on Indigenous issues as he is "a white kid from Willowdale with native roots."<p>What does authenticity mean when it comes to fiction? …

Top 10 books about wild women

From a 17th-century sci-fi utopia to an autobiographical vampire novel, all these great books were written by women who busted boundaries social, personal and literary<p>I first came across 17th-century writer Margaret Cavendish in Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own: “What a vision of loneliness and …

Books

Classic Fables Get a Colorful Twist in Caitlin McDonagh’s Illustrations

These gilded illustrations tell us about a playful and surreal world.<p>With unabashed color and closely blended forms, the parables of yesterday see a new bit of light in a series of finely-wrought illustrations rooted in themes of folklore and tradition. Creaturs of a bygone fiction era get enhanced …

Your Mind Is Your Religion: Lama Yeshe on practice

When I talk about mind, I’m not just talking about my mind, my trip. I’m talking about the mind of each and every universal living being. The way we …

Meditation

15 Clever Ways To Eat Veggies Instead Of Starchy Carbs

G Plan diet: What is the gut based weight loss strategy dieters are raving about?

What is the G Plan Diet that weight loss advocates are raving about online?<p>The so-called ‘revolutionary’ diet plan encourages those looking to slim …

15 Bad*ss American Women You Need To Know About

During the second wave of feminism in the ’60s and ’70s (look it up, kids), feminist activists grabbed onto a well-known phrase, “Behind every great …

Interview: Extraordinary Up-Close Photos of Kenyan Wildlife by Anup Shah

Acclaimed wildlife photographer Anup Shah brings us a new, timeless series of images captured in Kenya's Maasai Mara National Reserve. The black and white photographs bring us up close and personal with the wide range of animals found on the reserve—from elephants and zebras to tigers and …

Wildlife