Sara Moore

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Humanity may self-destruct, but the universe can cope perfectly without us

Chances are that the cosmos neither treasures nor regrets humans. It permits us, with marvellous neutrality, and could do without our interference<p>In a Scandinavian hotel a few years ago, I came across a documentary I didn’t expect to watch for more than a minute or two, but at least it was in …

Domestic Violence

America has never seen a party less caring than 21st-century Republicans

We pay our elected officials to take care of our communities and our planet. Since Trump took office, the GOP has set out only to destroy<p>Last week I was taking an Uber (I know, I’m sorry, it was a necessity) across an unfamiliar town when the driver, whom I’ll call Randy, started telling me about …

Health Care

The King of Contempt

Donald Trump’s campaign against America<p>It’s hard to put a finger on where his campaign of contempt for American institutions began, but Donald Trump’s years-long allegation that President Obama wasn’t born in the United States of America is as good a place as any. In addition to the fact that it …

Donald Trump

Hurricane Harvey offers lessons Republicans will probably ignore

Hurricane Harveyhas exposed the weakness of the three shibboleths that have been the guiding political philosophy for two generations ofRepublicans. Those three shaky imperatives are that 1) lowering taxes is always a good idea, 2) government programs can always be cut and 3) economic growth must …

She was shot by a sniper in 1966. The Las Vegas massacre brings her pain — and anger about inaction on guns

Irma Garcia did not go to work Monday.<p>She was too broken up about the Las Vegas shooting massacre, the deadliest in U.S. history. It brought back painful memories of another horrific rampage by a man with a rifle.<p>Garcia was a 21-year-old student at the University of Texas in 1966, when a Marine …

America is more diverse than ever before, but its schools are growing more segregated

America's school-age population is more diverse than ever before, reflecting the demographic shift rapidly taking place in our country. America's schools, however, are more segregated than they have been for decades.<p>During the two decades between 1970 and 1990, the nation made steady progress …

Op-Ed: Zeldin Advocates Protection Of Long Island Sound, Peconic Estuary

An op-ed written by Congressman Lee Zeldin.<p><b>THIS OP-ED WAS WRITTEN BY CONGRESSMAN LEE ZELDIN.</b><p>"The Long Island Sound and Peconic Estuary are precious …

Long Island

Freedom from All Forms of Gender Based Violence

When a woman is free from violence she can be safe. The right to live free from violence is a basic human right. Yet gender-based violence persists …

Infected Puppies Put 9 in Hospital, Sicken 30 More

Puppies carrying a common germ have infected 39 people and put nine of them into the hospital, federal health officials said Monday.<p>The cases are all linked to puppies sold in seven states by the pet store chain Petland, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.<p>The infection, called …

Public Health

Pink Tells Fans to Ignore the Number on the Scale

Pink shared a powerful message on social media about accepting and loving your body.<p>The singer, who welcomed son Jameson Moon in December, posted an …

Lifestyle

Oh, the things we do for Instagram

It happens so easily. One minute you’re innocently scrolling your Instagram feed, and then suddenly you’ve fallen down the rabbit hole of lifestyle …

Social Media

Beauty Vlogger Gina Shkeda Had a Powerful Response to a Teen Who Wished She Looked Like Her

For many of us, the reality of #iwokeuplikethis includes zit cream, bedhead, and, sometimes, a retainer... and it looks <i>nothing</i> like the images featuring flawless hair, skin, and makeup that flood our Instagram feeds with this favored hashtag. Peeking through similar hashtags, it can be easy to …

Mom's Side-by-Side Fitness Photos Show Why Social Media Perfection Isn't Real

Many moms struggle with the changes to their bodies after pregnancy. Whether you’re trying to get fit or just trying to get through the day, Mia Redworth is spreading her message of self-love and body confidence to all the new moms out there.<p>Redworth is an Instagrammer and mother to a 13-month-old …

Fitness

Girls, 6, 'talk about diets' as shock figures show growing numbers of primary school pupils worry about weight

Almost a quarter of girls aged between eight and 11 already worry about their weight and appearance - a shocking Government survey has …

Mental Health

Mother and son realize they are transgender at the same time

A Michigan father and his daughter realized they are transgender at the same time.<p>Eric Maison and his daughter, Corey, once formerly known as mother and son, told PEOPLE they had been watching a transgender documentary when they realized that their personal identities and genders also didn't …

AOL

13 Times Emma Watson Totally Nailed The Whole Feminism Thing

"It's about liberation. I really don't know what my tits have to do with it."