There’s a pervasive misconception that forgiveness means pardon and reconciliation—particularly with sexual abuse. #MeToo is our chance for an upgrade. Years ago, I was raped by a man I dated briefly.
Print this story From the 16th century to the 19th, scurvy killed around 2 million sailors, more than warfare, shipwrecks and syphilis combined. It was an ugly, smelly death, too, beginning with rattling
From dating to job prospects, a name has remarkable power over the path of its owner's life. I was at a party for Bastille Day in Paris a few years back, and we were leaning over the balcony to watch fireworks.
You’ll be on the receiving end of more information than you want. Use that privilege wisely. After many hours of hard work, your employer made you a manager. For the first time in your life, you have employees
A new report finds where post-1980 economic growth has been accompanied by inclusion of low-income residents and communities of color. Heads up, cities: Economic growth does not necessarily go hand-in-hand
Shortly after 5 p.m. on a recent Saturday in April, the Chem 1179 lecture hall at the University of California, Santa Barbara, erupts in the kind of screaming you usually only hear when the headliner walks
No one is original anymore, not even you. The message of many things in America is “Like this or die.” — George W.S. Trow, Within the Context of No Context, 1980 The Seeing Robot The camera is a small,
A groundbreaking nonprofit is helping minorities targeted by the war on drugs get a piece of the booming weed industry. OAKLAND, Calif. —On a Friday in January 2017, the night of President Donald Trump’s
Readers of my column in management roles will often write to me asking about what they can do to improve their relationships with employees. It's not that hard, I tell them: Simply spend more time creating
OAKLAND, Calif. — Out on the hardwood, toward a far corner of the gym, crouches a 70-year-old man, thin and bespectacled, with a crook in his back, a hitch in his step and braces on his wrists to protect
We're paying more than ever for boutique classes in a relentless drive to get fit. How did we end up here? Before SoulCycle, there was Slenderella... It’s nearly impossible to walk a few blocks in New
• IRS scam calls are a normal occurrence during tax season, unfortunately.• Every year, the IRS warns taxpayers to beware of a long list of tax scams.• The latest phone scam alleges there is "fraud misconduct"
Drew was 8 years old when he was flipping through TV channels at home and landed on “Girls Gone Wild.” A few years later, he came across HBO’s late-night soft-core pornography. Then in ninth grade, he
The prudish, sexy, shaming, expensive history of maternity clothes. I am eight months pregnant. I am thrilled to be eight months pregnant. I like being pregnant. I waddle along the streets of Austin, with
In one sense, Ames, Iowa, has something any other city might envy: An unemployment rate of 1.5%, the lowest in America. Buoyed by Iowa State University's main campus, this metropolitan areawith about people
How tech is breaking the bank Thirty years ago last Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 508 points. The 22.6% drop, known as Black Monday, was the biggest decline ever recorded on Wall Street.
The House and Senate need to clear identical budgets before Republicans can pass a tax bill under fast-track procedures that can evade Democratic filibusters. The House Freedom Caucus is willing to give
Three supporters of the prominent white nationalist Richard Spencer have been charged with attempted murder after police said one of the men, egged on by his friends, shot at protesters "with the intent
A groundbreaking new study reveals that harmful gender stereotypes are drilled into kids, from the U.S. to India to Egypt, at a heartbreakingly young age. It doesn’t matter if you grow up in India or or
The foundation of Donald Trump’s presidency is the negation of Barack Obama’s legacy. It is insufficient to state the obvious of Donald Trump: that he is a white man who would not be president were it
Platforms like Instagram and Twitter have taken the relationship between celebrities and fans to new heights. Those who follow famous people on social media feel closer to them than ever before, since
Some very powerful people are trying to corner the market on legal weed and turn their company into the Monsanto of marijuana. Who are they? And can they be stopped? The search for the hidden forces that
The catastrophic fire that killed at least 80 in London was the inevitable byproduct of an ideology that vilified the poor. By the time the sun rose, Grenfell Tower was already a blackened shell. The had