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30 Young Adult Books for Activists-in-Training

The earlier kids realize they can get involved with things and have the power to make a difference the better. These books, all for young people, highlight activism and resistance in their stories. This reading list, put together by YA Resists, a group of Los Angeles-based YA authors, and sponsored by PEN USA, [...]

By | March 25th, 2017|LifeHacks|0 Comments

Four Weddings and Counting

I love my wife. This is not some scientific fact but an emotional reality. I love her so much so that I have already been married to her four times, and three more weddings ceremonies are still outstanding.Here is the genesis my love story: There are two versions as to how I met [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|Articles|0 Comments

Fake News Sharing and Friendship Go Hand In Hand

Everyone is trying to crack down on fake news, but there’s still little understanding of why such preposterous information spreads so easily. One recent study may have revealed a very important piece of the puzzle, however: people trust their friends too much.The new study, from American Press Institute and The Associated Press-NORC Center [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|LifeHacks|0 Comments

15,000 Steps Is the New 10,000

We’ve all heard the “walk 10,000 steps a day to be healthy” pitch, but new research says that, while 10,000 is better than nothing, it might not quite be enough.The study, published in the International Journal of Obesity, looked at postal workers in Glasgow, Scotland, including office workers and carriers who primarily deliver [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|LifeHacks|0 Comments