Monarch butterfly's home being destroyed by severe weather

#TrumpWatch

As election day nears, and Donald Trump, now the official Republican nominee, continues his bid for the presidency, more and more leading Republicans are breaking silence. No longer...

Many Americans suffer from mental illness.  While some have access to help, many do not.  Even those who do often suffer in silence rather...

Gene Wilder passed away yesterday at the age of 83 from complications due to Alzheimers.  A comic genius who brought us such masterpieces such...

sSPOTLIGHTs

We owe it to our children to educate them
Columbine. Virginia Tech. Newton. San Bernardino. Charleston. Orlando. Dallas. The names and places, the lives lost, go on and on. These deaths have taken a terrible toll on our nation, with gun violence quickly becoming an epidemic. According to a recent article in the New York Times, the rate of...

Surprising look at the facts
Much of the information provided here comes directly from From the Inspector General’s Report: Office of the Secretary: Evaluation of Email Records Management and Cybersecurity Requirements, from FBI Director James Comey press conference transcript regarding Hillary Clinton’s emails, testimony by FBI director James Comey before Congress, and a press...

We are so proud of you
Dear Gabby, I am so proud of you and all that you have accomplished. You stand as a light for my two daughters, my two Black daughters, as to what they can accomplish with desire, talent and perseverance. You and the other young women who have led our gymnastic teams have...

News & Opinion

Lots of stores sell them. Many women buy them in hopes that they are avoiding the harsh chemicals found in most hair coloring products....

Ninety-six years ago today, American women finally won the right to vote thanks to Woodrow Wilson and to committed suffragists such as Alice Paul. Almost a century...

On Wednesday night, U.S. Soccer suspended U.S. goalie Hope Solo for six months for calling Sweden’s players ” a bunch of cowards” after they...

At least 65 dead
ISIS is claiming responsibility for a suicide bomb that went off outside of an army recruitment center in the city of Aden in southern Yemen....

Typical of the skewed reporting that Clinton has had to endure for decades
In a stunning example of the type of reporting that Hillary Clinton has had to endure over the years, the Associated Press' story on the...

Sometimes parents who've lost a baby need help mourning
Ever since the death of her son decades ago, Sherokee Ilse has spent her life helping other parents.
Donald Trump accuses Abedin of sharing state secrets

#TrumpWatch

Donald Trump wants you to help "Make America Great Again" by contributing to his presidential campaign, and if you do, there's a good chance you'll...

Donald Trump's outreach to African Americans isn't going well. But to anyone who knows his history, that shouldn't be a surprise. It also shouldn't be...

For more than two decades, research has repeatedly shown that childhood trauma and adversity leads to a chronic state of “fight, flight or freeze” in...
Is it falling on deaf ears?

2016 Olympic Games

For two weeks, the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio showcased amazing athletes, "spectacular shows of teamwork, touching personal narratives, and inspiring examples of hard work paying...

Another day, another example of Donald Trump's ugly heart.  Last Friday, in Chicago, a young woman, Nykea Aldrich was murdered as she walked home...

The Zika virus is spreading and we all need to be reacting in a proactive way. While most of the attention has been on...

We need to find language that's not derogatory when talking about clothing sizes
One could argue that "Plus" and "Slim" categories are necessary to accommodate the "many different shapes and sizes our beautiful children come in," notes Rasika...

Because comfort is a feminist issue
Rachel Krantz is on a mission to get women to give period-proof underwear a try.

All $7 million going to help domestic abuse survivors and hospitalized children
Ever since Heard came forward with abuse allegations against Depp, she’s had to combat "both implicit and explicit accusations of making it all up to get his money."

Two recent and influential reports have reignited a public discussion on the physical, as well as the psychological, effects of poverty on the brain. Researchers have discovered that...

The GOP's newest manifestation of its desperation as they look at their presidential candidate imploding, is its latest attacks on Hillary Clinton's long time aide...

Donald Trump keeps telling us how he 'takes care of women.'  He also has said that he has many women in top positions within...
Subscribe

x