Nancy Humphreys is one of those people who when you meet them, you wish you had met them many years before. When I first got the idea to create an institute to complement the Congressional Social Work Caucus, Betsy Clark suggested that I talk to ...―
California and Florida are practically sister states. Both are major tourist destinations and home to numerous celebrities. Aside from that, they have thriving multi-billion dollar agricultural interests with oranges, avocados, etc. jockeying for...―
I received a couple of comments on yesterday's post that I'd like to give extended answers to. ∙ Was Once wrote: ∙ "I have found that almost everything has it's lifespan, and now I have stepped back (some) to let my natural...―
Fellow 21st Century Yoga contributer Be Scofield has a provocative, new essay out on the limitations of Eckhart Tolle's spiritual writings, particularly when it comes to addressing systemic social issues. Some folks just roll their eyes when they ...―
Two weeks into marriage, she assumed that things were great. She didn’t see it coming, until it was too late. Were there any signs, that somehow, she’d ignored? “I’m really really sorry….Please don’t hit...―
The USA Senate just passed a major agricultural bill, amounting to billions of dollars over the course of the next several years. What are the ramifications of this Bill? ∙ Read more »Thank you for reading the personal blog of...―
I’m almost out of my thirties. Well, in one year and three weeks. I have led a fairly charmed life in these (almost) thirty-nine years. I’ve spent 16 of them married to my best friend. I’ve given birth to four healthy, smart, ...―
By Policy Staff Writer Lydia Long Social work pioneer and activist Jane Addams felt that America’s future would be determined by both family and education. She stated that we become what we learn, and whatever that turns out to be is up to ...―
This is an essay for stand-up guys who aren’t really convinced that our culture is crazily biased against women, and that they should be upset about it. I’m going to try to convince you of this in three minutes, two if you’re a ...―
Written by Lydia Long, Policy Staff Writer We live in a democracy, and it takes a certain amount of citizen participation to make any democracy work. I have decided to write a series on advocacy because many people do not become aware of issues...―
By Policy Staff Writer Lydia Long It has been one year since Amendment One passed here in North Carolina . The marriage amendment was a hot topic around the state bringing a much needed debate at the same time a need for more awareness for the...―
Currently around a half of organizations ranging in size from SMEs to large multinationals ...
∙ One of the few things I consider when buying a frock is the print. Growing up, I ...
My first thought when I saw the topic for this weeks Photo Challenge: Curves was the ...