Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons.
When a thing connects to the Internet, three things happen: it becomes smart, it becomes hackable, and it's no longer something you own. Everyone understands what it means to own a plunger. Go to a store,
Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web. I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend
My story confirms that we still need race-conscious policies. I landed my first job in the newspaper business during the deep recession of the early 1990s. The Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader had a hiring
The United Auto Workers (UAW) union on Monday withdrew its appeal over a lost union vote at a Volkswagen (VW) plant in Tennessee blaming “unprecedented political interference”. In February the UAW lost
Immediately after the Lopez rampage, President Obama spoke of those soldiers who have served multiple tours in the wars and “need to feel safe” on their home base. But what the president called “that of
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With contributions from Joanne Kenen and Natalie Villacorta THE OBAMACARE REPORT CARD — Time’s up, Obamacare. Ready for your grades? POLITICO’s David Nather has got them handy, in anticipation of the end
Shortly after my first book came out, I was thrilled to hear that it was going to be featured in the Harvard Business Review. Happily, the review was largely positive. But one thing struck me: the reviewer
A new strain of hemp produces oil with all the qualities needed for fine frying. Agricultural hemp produces strong and decay-resistant fibers, a versatile oil, and requires little in the way of herbicides,
The first commercial 3-D bioprinter, Organovo's NovoGen MMX Bioprinter, is manufacturing functional liver tissues that will soon help biochemists test new drugs. Here’s a look at the printing process.
We can never expect to have a full understanding of other perspectives without effort. Every opinion is inherently biased towards its own interests. What transforms opinion into perspective is the considered
Does a drug dealer have anything to teach you about your job? Alexa Clay thinks so. She and Kyra Maya Phillips have just finished a book (due out next year from Simon & Schuster) examining what they call
In this war of words (and classes), one thing has been repeated so often that many people now regard it as fact. "Rich people create the jobs." Specifically, by starting and directing America's companies,
One reason for the stark divisions in Washington is that lawmakers represent two starkly different populations—with huge differences in wealth, color, and more. If you've watched the high-profile legislative
The greatest commonly shared story in this country is economic insecurity. If you think poor people don't deserve to have children, the problem is not SNAP or the people that rely on it to survive. The
The sun has erupted more than two dozen times over the last week, sending radiation and solar material hurtling through space - and scientists say more eruptions may be coming. This shouldn't be unusual.
Forget pushing retirement off a few years. A growing number of Americans believe they’ll be working until death. An alarming 37% of middle class Americans believe they’ll work until they’re too sick or
Marianne Williamson announced her run for Congress at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, CA on October 20th, 2013. She is running for the U.S House of Representatives, California District 33. Photo courtesy
Was Jesus Christ really the son of God? It's probably one of the most heated debates in all of history. On one side, the devout Christians believe strongly in the son of God, and on the other side, the
2. Wealth Redistribution is Even Worse than Income Redistribution In 1983 the poorest 47% of America owned about 2.5 percent of the nation's wealth, an average of $15,000 per family. In 2009 the poorest
An exceptional life demands that one find a cause in life's journey that warrants an immediate and sincere desire to champion beyond one's current accomplishments for a lifetime of transformational living.
From the beginning of civilization, humankind has faced the same problems and asked the same questions: How can I lead a spiritually fulfilled, meaningful, satisfying life full of loving relationships,
So it isn’t surprising that there are members of the baby boomer generation and Gen X who have a hard time figuring out what makes Millennials, aka Generation Y, tick. People in their 40s, 50s and 60s