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Celebrate Autumn’s Harvest with Food Tank’s Fall Reading List

For fall, Food Tank has compiled a list of 17 books we hope will educate, inform, and inspire. As the weather cools and we turn to more savory foods, …

Native American tribes tackle diet and health woes with businesses built on traditional foods

Across the US, Native Americans are reclaiming their cultural cuisines to produce healthy and sustainable nutrition options within their communities<p>For many residents of the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, getting to a supermarket requires a two-hour drive to Rapid City. It’s an expensive …

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Gender Equality and Sustainable Food: The Power of Women Farmers

Say the word “farmer” and who do you think of?A man in Carhartts?Well, it’s time to start rethinking the farmer image, because when it comes to …

20 Tips for Getting More Done Every Day

One resolution on every entrepreneur's list, year after year, is to be more productive. So why is it so hard to actually get more done?<p><i>Chad Halvorson is the CEO of ThisClicks, maker of When I Work, a web-based mobile employee scheduling software.</i><p>If you're an entrepreneur or business owner, getting …

6 Workplace Time-Sinks You Need To Eliminate Immediately

Whether you’re working a dream job, or even a “meh, it’s fine” job, rocking your career feels great. How good does it feel to strut into a meeting, knowing you are fully prepared? Or stand in your boss’ office for a performance review, and hear him or her shower you with praise? Answer: It feels …

The Morning Routine Experts Recommend For Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Mom's Spot-On Letter Calls Out Lands' End For Suggesting Only Boys Wear Science Shirts

In just a few short paragraphs, one mom has summed up the problem with gender stereotyping in kids' products.<p>New Jersey mom Lisa Ryder was flipping through a Lands' End clothing catalog with her daughter when she noticed something wrong with the graphic t-shirt offerings. While there were several …

Cute and Pink to the Left, Cool and Blue to the Right

There's no doubt about it, our daughters and sons are getting very different messages beyond just pink and blue. And it starts when they are babies.<p>"Don't be mad, but I got a couple of shirts from the boys' section," my daughter proclaimed as she found me and her little brother sitting on the bench …

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On Smarm

Last month, Isaac Fitzgerald, the newly hired editor of BuzzFeed's newly created books section, made a remarkable but not entirely surprising …

The Rise of the New New Left

Maybe Bill de Blasio got lucky. Maybe he only won because he cut a sweet ad featuring his biracial son. Or because his rivals were either …

Change the World

Silicon Valley transfers its slogans—and its money—to the realm of politics.<p>In 1978, the year that I graduated from high school, in Palo Alto, the name Silicon Valley was not in use beyond a small group of tech cognoscenti. Apple Computer had incorporated the previous year, releasing the first …

The Social Life of Genes: Shaping Your Molecular Composition

A few years ago, Gene Robinson, of Urbana, Illinois, asked some associates in southern Mexico to help him kidnap some 1,000 newborns. For their …

IASC: The Hedgehog Review - Volume 15, No. 1 (Spring 2013) - Ethics and the Limits of Evolutionary Psychology - Thomas de Zengotita

<i>The Hedgehog Review</i>: Vol. 15, No. 1 (Spring 2013)<p>Ethics and the Limits of Evolutionary Psychology<p>Thomas de Zengotita<p>Reprinted from <i>The Hedgehog Review</i> …