The experience of debt can guide us toward different ways of living—like having extended generations share a household—that are both cheaper and more fulfilling.
We asked psychologists, user experience designers, and writers what web users could to do to promote more empathic interaction in online places. Here's what they said.
Concerned neighbors are a common bane of urban beekeepers. But there are ways to sweeten the deal for them.
Moments of sadness are inevitable in a life filled with deep connections to other people.
After getting mad at her daughter for handing hard earned money to a street performer, "Radical Homemaker" Shannon Hayes considers what musicians bring to the local economy.
Earlier this year, a 7-year-old girl urged the toy company to “make more Lego girl people and let them go on adventures and have fun ok!?!” Here’s what they did.
Las Cafeteras uses acoustic instruments and punk attitude to spread their message of social justice and equality.
From Oakland to Brooklyn, practitioners of holistic health care are working to make their services affordable for all.
Thai protestors borrow a sign of solidarity from Hollywood's silver screen to fight new national curfew and banned public gatherings.
A program called the Walking School Bus provides kids an easy way to get regular exercise while getting to know their neighborhood.
In Angelou's poem "A Brave and Startling Truth," we can sense the poet's yearning for a more peaceful and loving future.