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Politics
The vandalism comes amid a streak of hate-filled attacks across the country.
Parenting
Reassuring them might be a way to stretch yourself to reassure yourself as well. If your kids see you coping in an upbeat way they will absorb that manner which will help them believe in you and themselves.
New York
"And I was a fat American," he adds. They're clowning around as Gregory's wife, Katarina Vizina, prepares a mid-morning snack
Education
The website for the organizing heart of the movement, Fundacion Escuela Nueva, has a wealth of resources and information
New York
New York City moves fast and aspirations soar higher than skyscrapers. The philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre described it as a place for people who can focus to infinity and whenever he stopped walking quickly, he felt anxious.
Books
The winners of the National Book Awards were selected this week following an evening in which all the nominees participated in a reading hosted by New School University. Even though I have no idea whether or not the judges attended the readings, I couldn't help noticing that the best readers ended up winning their categories.
Parenting
Yesterday, I dropped off my 7-year-old at school. I held her hand as we wound around the school looking for her classroom and trying to make it before the bell signaled our tardiness. I tried to pass the one-year-old off to my husband so I could just focus on my daughter.
Food
Organic is great but it's flawed, and industry is creating many problems with it. He says, "Eating a conventional apple is better than eating an organic cheeseburger."
Culture & Arts
He writes richly-layered, melodic songs that sound contemporary but also recall an era when the Brill Building invented Top-40 radio, and some of America's greatest songwriters ruled the airwaves. Close your eyes during his set and you think Bruno Mars one moment, Neil Sedaka the next.
Politics
It has been a tough five years since [Obama won the presidential election], and there will be three more to his presidency. But I think he is the best president since Kennedy, or perhaps even since FDR. Here are a few of my reasons for saying this.
Parenting
Whether your family is moving -- or your child is changing schools for any number of other reasons -- there are steps you can take now to ease the transition for your child.
College
For student and school reaction plus more details on Jaafari's new academic venture, visit Communique. Sheherazad "Sherry
Parenting
We have The Talk with each child at the start of every school year. Our approach changes, but the story doesn't. The story is always about Adam.
Business
Your expenses (beyond health care, which is a big issue) decrease in time as energies flag. You don't have college costs; your food bill declines. Why does this matter?
Business
Americans, no matter what side of the question they are on, appreciate freedom of speech and the right to actively dissent. Any obstruction of these will only create more sympathy for those who were forcibly removed from what has been renamed by Occupiers as Liberty Square.
Books
Walt Whitman's legendary epic poem "Song of Myself" first appeared in 1855, self-published in Brooklyn by the then-unknown journalist and walker, who was 37 years old at the time.
College
On April 4, the Obama administration introduced comprehensive guidelines to help colleges and universities do a better job
College
"So, what is femi­nism?" a discussion leader asked. The five women and one man in the group quickly looked down at the white
College
College comes with myopic demands -- to pick the right school, to take challenging and rewarding classes, to make connections