A unique affordable-housing community supports both foster families and elders who might be looking for a few extra grandchildren.
Instead of buying the items she coveted, this artist made paintings of them. Here’s what she learned after a year of not shopping.
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.
Why cities across the country are rejecting xenophobia: They know the economic and social value of newcomers.
The Good Work Code attempts to re-examine what workers and employers want and to build jobs around shared values.
How to deal with anxiety, self-doubt, and “the check’s in the mail.”
If we can recognize our destruction of other animals’ habitats, perhaps we can recognize our destruction of all the living systems on which we depend.
There is a profound sense of community born from the gathering of people and the exchange of goods at a market.
Sometimes it seems that the world is responding to violence only with violence, but there are other possibilities.
4 ways a mindfulness practice can protect the health and well-being of mothers and their babies.
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