It’s overwhelming. Cry. Scream. Get some sleep. Drink some water.  And then get to work.

6 Terrible Things Happening In The World Right Now (And What To Do About Them)

The world is truly awful right now. Rather than feel terrified about the future, I’m going to start today by making a list of the scariest things Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   09.1.17   |   SHARE
Jimenez continued her advocacy work while studying at Queen’s College, CUNY where she obtained a B.A. in Political Science and Business and graduated Cum Laude.

Lovers & Fighters In America: Meet Cristina Jimenez, Executive Director Of United We Dream

In 2008, Jimenez co-founded United We Dream. As Executive Director, she has helped develop the non-profit into the largest immigrant youth-led Read...
Shannon Day    |   09.1.17   |   SHARE
Growing Up for Boys by Alex Firth, from Usborne

Usborne And The Most Ridiculously Sexist Book Ever

Usborne, publisher of books for CHILDREN, wants boys to know just what boobs are for. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   08.31.17   |   SHARE
7. Jules’ gay friend George should have been the lead. (Image credit; YouTube/MovieClips)

Re-Watching My Best Friend's Wedding 20 Years Later — I Have Some Questions

Watching "My Best Friend’s Wedding" now felt akin to culture shock. "I was alive then!" insists my brain. But… was I? Have I somehow wiped certain Read...
Jess Lahitou   |   08.31.17   |   SHARE
Joel Osteen's "house"

Joel Osteen Receives A Twitter-Lashing After Shutting The Doors Of His Church To Flood Victims

Hurricane Harvey will undoubtedly be remembered as the costliest natural disaster in American history. At last estimate, damages are up to $160 Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   08.30.17   |   SHARE
(Image credit: By U.S. Navy photo by Mr. Gary Nichols [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons)

How To Really Help Houston - Be Practical

Used clothing and household goods are NOT practical, unless a specific organization is requesting them. Do you know what is practical? CASH. Read...
Carrie Saum    |   08.30.17   |   SHARE
The point is, if you feel like you're sucking at the back-to-school transition, take heart. I am out here doing way way worse.

It's Only The 2nd Week Of School & I'm Already Falling Apart

Clearly, it does not take long for my over-ambition to turn me from a vision of perfection into a train wreck you can't look away from. Behold, my Read...
Gemma Hartley    |   08.30.17   |   SHARE
image credit osaze_akil via: Instagram

Why Do We Need Black Breastfeeding Week?

When we see each other, we see ourselves. And when we see ourselves, we know we are strong and capable and worthy. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   08.29.17   |   SHARE