Bosnia-Herzegovina, in southeastern Europe, suffered a terrible war in the early 1990s. The war caused suffering that lasted long past the end of the fighting. Three organizations assisting the people of Bosnia-Herzegovina are Islamic Relief USA, SOS Children’s Villages International, and Women for Women International. • Islamic Relief USA Islamic Relief USA is one of […]

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Fiftysomething Linda Meadows, a volunteer with the AmeriCorps Reading Partners program, is tutoring students at the library of Cherry Hill Elementary in south Baltimore, a low-income, mostly African-American neighborhood. “I like to encourage young people. They need to be told they can do it,” she says. For Meadows, Reading Partners is a family affair. She […]

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Part of Islamic Relief USA, an independent, legally-separate member of a growing family of relief organizations, Haircuts for Syria provides a vital service to which you can donate right now. It allows Syrian refugees a higher degree of dignity and self-esteem, both of which are vital for assimilation into new places and surroundings as well as obtaining gainful employment. You can find more information on the program here.

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By Chris Honoré One of Donald Trump’s first acts as president was to eliminate funding for nongovernmental organizations in poor countries if they offer abortion counseling as a family planning option or if they advocate for the right to seek an abortion in their countries. The freeze applies even if the NGO uses other funds […]

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There are quite a few organizations that are helping women around the world, and it is more important than ever to support each group. This article explains how someone who wishes to help women may give their money to a charity that matters, and there is a look at each of the organizations. Someone who […]

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Undercover Colors (https://www.instagram.com/undercovercolors/?hl=en) is a company that is striving to prevent drug induced sexual assaults by having people wear nail polish that changes colors to detect date rape drugs in alcohol drinks. You can dip your finger into a verified beverage and Undercover Color’s technology will detect the presence of date rape drugs within seconds through a color change.

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Erin Maye Quade was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2016, winning a “purple” seat previously held by a Republican. During the race, her opponent, Ali Jimenez-Hopper, suggested that the fact that she is biracial and married to a woman was to her discredit.

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A lot of this will depend on your individual personality as well as the personality of the other person in the relationship. One great example is Jackie Soffer http://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/design-district-mastermind-marries-aventura-mall-chief-7874029, who is the co-CEO of Turnberry Associates and big time real estate developer, Craig Robins, who got married last year.

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