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What Exactly Is the Green New Deal?
Lifehacker.com

In the months since the Green New Deal entered the public consciousness, it has been called many things: Zany. Unrealistic. Wildly popular. A socialist Christmas list. It has provoked strong reactions from both the right and ostensible left, and is already b… more…

O'Rourke candidacy asks: Can a moderate white male win the 2020 Democratic primary?
Reuters

As he had done at several stops in his first campaign trip as a presidential candidate, Beto O'Rourke on Friday climbed atop a counter at a local Iowa business and addressed a small but adoring crowd. People clapped and cheered. Outside, some waited in the co… more…

Household cleaning brand Mrs. Meyer's has introduced new body-care products into its lineup — here’s what to buy
Business Insider

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objecti… more…

Research: When Juggling Work and Family, Women Offer More Emotional Support Than Men
Hbr.org

A study looked at how stress affects what we give our spouses and coworkers. more…

Another tax on the poor: Surrendering privacy for survival
Fastcompany.com

Americans at the lower end of the economic ladder suffer from an ever-growing privacy divide, impacting more than just their personal dignity and autonomy. This story is part of The Privacy Divide, a series that explores the fault lines and disparities–social… more…

Why I Left My Lucrative Job As A Pharmacist To Be A Stay-At-Home Mom
Huffpost.com

I realized the time to be at home with my children was now. Eventually, I will figure out how to get back into the workforce. more…

As Boeing faces scrutiny over the 737 Max 8, it can draw on high-flying influence campaign
USA Today

For aviation observers, there was little surprise Trump took a call from Boeing's CEO Dennis Muilenburg after his tweets about the grounded 737 Max 8. more…

Another tax on the poor: Surrendering privacy for survival
Fastcompany.com

Americans at the lower end of the economic ladder suffer from an ever-growing privacy divide, impacting more than just their personal dignity and autonomy. more…

Unfeeling Malice – Asperger’s Children
Lrb.co.uk

In Nazi Germany paediatric psychiatrists served as consultants to youth groups, welfare offices and schools. It was the form their ‘national service’ took. They tracked subjects through childhood, shaped what was considered normal behaviour, and identified an… more…

The Underground Marijuana Doctors of Texas
Vice News

When patients are desperate for cannabis, they turn to a married couple who have quietly built an illegal business. more…

O'Rourke candidacy asks: Can a moderate white male win the 2020 Democratic primary?
Yahoo.com

Outside, some waited in the cold, hoping to catch a glimpse of him. By that measure, his tour across eastern Iowa last week was largely a success. O'Rourke, a former three-term U.S. congressman from Texas, became a celebrity last year when his longshot bid to… more…

Exploring the Connections Between Your Parental Life and Your Financial Life
Thesimpledollar.com

This is the fifth entry in an eight part series exploring the connections between your finances and other areas of your life. A few weeks ago, I started a series exploring the connections between personal finance and the other “spheres” of my life. The first … more…

Exploring the Connections Between Your Marital Life and Your Financial Life
Thesimpledollar.com

This is the fourth entry in an eight part series exploring the connections between your finances and other areas of your life. A few weeks ago, I started a series exploring the connections between personal finance and the other “spheres” of my life. The first… more…

How to Handle the Financial Advantages of Others Without Feeling Hopeless
Thesimpledollar.com

Over the last few days, several people asked me for my thoughts on the recent college admissions cheating scandal, where a number of people were charged with various forms of fraud as a result of paying large amounts of money to secure their children’s admiss… more…

Her Time
Californiasunday.com

Debra Koosed was diagnosed with dementia at 65. That's when she decided she no longer wanted to live. more…

The pink tuk-tuks of Sri Lanka empowering and protecting women
Al Jazeera English

Initiative aims to provide jobs safeguard women in Sri Lanka, where sexual harassment is common on public transport. more…

A Week In New York City On A $65,000 Salary
Refinery29.com

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar. Today: a kinderga… more…

Beauty’s Inclusivity Movement Has Sparked a Shade-Matching Arms Race
Businessoffashion.com

Brands are scrambling to develop inclusive foundation ranges so they can tout their inclusivity, but there's a new problem: how do these labels ensure their customers find the right shade? more…

A Week In New York City On A $65,000 Salary
R29.com

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar. Today: a kinderga… more…

Yieldcos for Any Investor
Fool.com

With a fat dividend, potential for growth, and low-risk renewables exposure, what’s not to like? more…