Movies and TV shows are like the mirror American society looks into to understand itself. I didn’t see myself in that reflection until Aziz Ansari’s show, Master of None.
Studies show that collective intelligence rises with the number of women in a group—but women are often underrepresented at talks like the ones going on in Paris this week. Meet 15 leaders worth listening to.
Student-led organizations are bringing mental illness into the light to lower the suicide rates of young people.
Like refugees everywhere, my mom gave her children the gift of a better life—and an understanding of what it means to risk everything for it.
University of Montana professor George Price on permaculture, race, and how he's standing up to tar sands extraction.
Founders of the first ever empathy museum are calling for a revolution of human relationships. Here's how you can help.
A new study shows that meditation can transform racial bias at any age.
"The Tribe" has no spoken dialogue at all—viewers must search for meaning through body language and emotion. This is why it works.
Fania Davis explains how Truth and Reconciliation Commissions can help communities heal from a history of racial violence and oppression.
The 19th century populists gave us co-ops and workers' rights. Here's how we can build on their work to solve 21st century problems.
South Africans surprised everyone by transitioning to a relatively peaceful post-apartheid society. Here’s what Americans can learn.