Cities can offer shelter and protection to their vulnerable citizens and become a place progressives can exert real power.
Four ways to turn election stress into courage and compassion.
Of 194 languages remaining in North America, nearly 63 percent are spoken only by adults or elders. That’s why children's television programming is key.
Instead of addressing the roots of drug addiction, mental illness, and poverty, we’ve come to accept policing and incarceration as catch-all solutions. It’s time for a change.
What if we defined wise spending in terms of the happiness that it brings? Research shows certain spending can bring us closer to others.
The documentary Occupy the Farm shows the positive impact universities could have if they leveraged their resources to create more farms and farmers.
When the school district pulled out, parents at a Eugene, Ore., charter school stepped in to reinvent how lunch is done.
Right now I’m not worried about the glass ceiling. For now, with a young child, I’m embracing freelance work.
A unique affordable-housing community supports both foster families and elders who might be looking for a few extra grandchildren.
Encouraging children to form an emotional attachment to nature may be key to protecting our planet’s future.
Lit lovers from all over the country—including authors Sherman Alexie and Neil Gaiman—sent books to reopen the rural school library.