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The steps at Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island are getting a colorful World Pride makeover that's being billed as a record breaker.
From Eleanor Roosevelt to Michelle Obama, first ladies have championed important causes.
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It’s not just Donald Trump, Bill Clinton or JFK who had extramarital flings in the White House. Here are some of the other presidents who cheated.
Healthy Living
Confidence plays a huge role in your success  —  eliminating these bad habits will immediately boost your self-esteem.
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Trump is on a road to undermine the progress that has been achieved. His appointment to the Supreme Court will certainly
It's clear that breaking down patriarchal power structures will require more of us to accept women as their leaders, and more women to contend to be accepted as leaders.
Maybe life always feels that way to some extent. But it felt bigger than just that, and as I talked to people, it felt more
Style & Beauty
One of my favorite Eleanor quotes, "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams," is more than
GPS for the Soul
Acknowledging the dualism between body and symbol in an awareness of death motivates us to live life to its fullest and to heal the world.
If the candidates make the choice to follow in the Roosevelt's memory, the Nation will be able to heal and grow in infinitely beautiful and powerful ways.
Quirky Fact: Inn By the Sea has been attempting to bring back the endangered New England Cottontail Rabbit in its "Rabitat
As Harriet Tubman said, "Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the
The #pinterestfail hashtag should serve as warning, but like most people caught in the thralls of Pinterest DIY induced mania, I ignored logic and my current skill set and entered the search term: DIY Pergola.
As a member of the Advisory Committee for Women on 20s, I was delighted to hear the announcement that Harriet Tubman will be the face of the $20 bill.
Kudos to the Treasury Department which has announced that Harriet Tubman's face will grace the front of the redesigned $20 bill, making her the first woman in more than a century and first African American ever to be represented on the face of an American paper note.
Imagine if our money carried positive, uplifting messages such as: "Be Authentic!" "Go Lead Something!" I think Eleanor Roosevelt would welcome this
The spring and summer of 1945 was a very unique period in the nation's history. Wrapping up the worldwide conflagration in August, we transitioned to a period of remarkable postwar growth and the early years of cold war under President Truman and an era of consolidation under President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Reading these two books reminded me that reading also helps you learn more about yourself, in addition to learning about the world in all of its time dimensions. Reading is like looking in a mirror and seeing things that not only have you never seen before but things you never expected to see.
Love them or hated them, Hillary, Eleanor, and other women who run for elected office or hold an appointed government position, change everything by their mere presence and tenacity. Hillary breaking the glass ceiling to the oval office is something to be celebrated not smeared with sexism. Our complicity in addressing this issue does everyone a disservice.