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Monday, October 23, 2017

Cohabiting…With Children

Is the growing trend of cohabitation a problem?

March 12, 2015

Lessons From The ‘Modern Love’ Column

You probably shouldn’t take dating advice from the New York Times.

January 21, 2015

Pottersville Goes Online

Are American communities disappearing?

December 18, 2014

Don’t Trust Anyone Who Doesn’t Like Dogs

Which pet is right for you? It’s complicated.

November 19, 2014

Do We Need A Place Called Home?

There’s this scene in Shakespeare where the straight-talking Rosalind tries to make sense of Jaques, a guy who travels all the time and is plagued by melancholy. “I fear you have sold your own lands to see other men’s,” Rosalind says to him in As You Like It. “Yes, I have gained my experience,” Jaques […]

September 11, 2014

Selfies In Auschwitz — And Why It’s Wrong

In a place haunted by ghosts, on a thoroughfare of the damned, standing upon ground once watered by blood, Breanna Mitchell lifted a camera to take her own picture. She smiled a sunshine smile. And the Internet exploded. The image the Alabama teenager captured of herself at Auschwitz, an earbud in one ear, has gone […]

July 28, 2014

Courageous Or Spineless? Our Actions — Or Inactions — Decide For Us

The psychological explanation for what happened to Catherine Ferreira is neat and tidy and sounds like reason. “The bystander effect,” explains Psychology Today on its website, “occurs when the presence of others hinders an individual from intervening in an emergency situation.” While people are more apt to step in if they are the only ones […]

July 7, 2014