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In One Simple Tweet, Taylor Swift Shows Exactly Why We Need Feminism

Taylor Swift isn't going to let sexism slide.<p>The star took to Twitter on Saturday morning to call out OK! Magazine for a misleading headline and choice of descriptors that, she argues, point to just why feminism is so important today.<p>According to Bustle, the tweet came after OK! Magazine shared a …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

This Avengers Parody Comic Perfectly Illustrates The Absurdity Of 'Men's Rights'

Men's Rights Activists had a meltdown last month when they discovered <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i> was not only an epic action movie, but -- gasp! -- actually focused on women! (Or as one disgruntled male moviegoer described the film: "nothing more than feminist propaganda.")<p>But it's not just <i>Mad Max</i> that has …

The 7 best outdoors apps for your iPhone

The great outdoors offer a lot of opportunities for adventures, from camping and backpacking to rock climbing and hunting. Whatever your pleasure, …

What It's Like to Have a Suicidal Best Friend

The frustration that accompanies being friends with someone with mental illness has nothing to do with the friend herself. I am frustrated that her medications don't work, the doctors can't seem to help her, and neither can I.<p>I don't remember many details about the first time my best friend told me …

The Best Places to Camp in the Northwest

It's the perfect time to make camp. From tepees in a vineyard and charming cabins on a lake to pup tents in meadows under star-crammed skies, here …

13 Things I Wish I Knew About Depression When I Was a Teenager

Yes, it is as difficult as it feels like it is.<p><b>1. If you feel like you're so sad you can't handle it, you might not actually be able to handle it.</b> I wish I'd known that I wasn't being weak or whiny, that it was actually perfectly normal to feel as sad and emotionally heavy as I felt. Whether you …

This Is How It Feels to Live with Severe Anxiety

My anxiety disorder can make me feel like I'm trapped in a cyclone of negative thoughts and fear. But thanks to the right treatments and techniques, I've discovered how to live my life.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>As part of the human body's acute stress system, the "fight-or-flight" …

Depression

5 Time Management Tips For Lazy Entrepreneurs

Admit it, building a business is tough.<p>You have a million different things to do, and you must prioritize from a list as long as the Nile.<p>It drives …

15 Reasons Why Frequent Travelers Are More Likely To Be Successful

Success can be defined differently for everyone but the fact is some people achieve it and some people don’t. What is it that successful people do or …

Timeless Wisdom & the Science of Happiness: To Change Your Life, Change Your Mind (Not Others…)

“<i>The mind is everything; what you think, you become.</i>” ~ BUDDHA<p>Thoughts are not simply airy pieces of information that enter our minds and then …

Why You Need Boredom, Distraction, and Procrastination in Your Life

Most of us—no matter how many time-saving techniques we employ—don’t have enough time to waste. But productivity comes at a cost: having that down …

Procrastination

When The World Bank Does More Harm Than Good

The World Bank's goal is to end extreme poverty and to grow income for the poorest people on the planet.<p>The bank does this by lending money and giving grants to governments and private corporations in some of the least developed places on the planet. For example, money goes to preserving land, …

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don’t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need.<p>Learning the new skills necessary to …

Entrepreneurship

Why I Love Telling People I Have Herpes

Breaking the STD's stigma one disclosure at a time<p><i>ANDY WAS GIGGLING.</i> To be fair, we both were. Andy was working on a political campaign in Maine while I finished a social media internship in New York City. And after texting for two months about how much we wanted to see each other—and have sex with …

Relationships

5 Neuroscience Based Ways to Clear Your Mind

As an ultra-endurance athlete, I’ve competed in the Badwater Ultramarathon a few times. Some call Badwater the “world’s toughest footrace” because …

Mindfulness

Paracetamol kills feelings of pleasure as well as pain

Researchers from Ohio State University find participants who took the painkiller reported a weaker emotional response than those who had taken a dummy tablet<p>Paracetamol may be an effective pain reliever but is also reduces feelings of pleasure, a new study suggests.<p>The previously unknown …

From Anita Pallenberg to Kate Moss, Vogue’s Guide to the Original Festival Girls

You’ll find her where the music is—on lawns, backstage, in tents, slogging through the mud, or among the screaming crowds. She’s the festival girl, and with Coachella kicking off the concert season this weekend, she is fashion’s current fixation.<p><b>Kate Moss,</b> who famously wore cutoffs and Wellies to …