Stakes are high for all asylum seekers, but LGBTQ+ migrants face additional challenges. We helped a group of 80+ LGBTQ asylum-seekers reach Tijuana. This is ...
I Am the Black Woman Who Interrupted the Netroots Presidential Town Hall, and This Is Why
Black organizers claimed our rightful place at the front of the progressive movement.
How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm
Turning your garden into a four-season farm is easier than you think.
5 Powerful Self-Care Tips for Abuse and Trauma Survivors
by Shahida Arabi, originally posted on Self-Care Haven Being a trauma survivor is a challenging journey, but it is also an empowering one. Trauma acts as the catalyst for us to learn how to better engage in self-care and introduces us to endless modalities for healing and expressing ourselves, enabling us to channel our crisis into our transformation. Most importantly, it gives us access to connect with other survivors who have been where we are. It is in these validating communities that we tend to find the most healing, even outside of the therapy space. Here are some tips I’ve lived by that can benefit the healing journey of those who have been through trauma and abuse 1. Positive affirmations In order to reprogram our subconscious mind, which has undoubtedly been affected by…
Aging experts suggest you discuss these 10 senior care issues with your family
Aging experts share what we need to discuss in senior care. See the 10 topics in aging-related issues that need our attention now.
10 Fastest Growing Sports for Kids
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I guess this mobile app frenzy isn’t a short-lived fad after all. Consider in 2010 there was a …
How Distorted Thinking Increases Stress and Anxiety
10 cognitive distortions that make things worse for us.
How to Choose a Cover Crop
Planting cover crops now can improve soil quality for your spring planting. Our no-nonsense chart will help you figure out exactly what to put in the ground this fall.
10 Ways to Save Pollinators and Protect Our Food Supply
You can help save pollinators. Here are ten ways you can directly help pollinators and support National Wildlife Federation’s efforts to protect and restore these critically important wildlife species.
Legal marijuana is finally doing what the drug war couldn’t
Black markets can't evade the basic laws of economics.