Richard Reeves at Brookings: The dangerous separation of the American upper middle class: The American upper middle class is separating, slowly but surely, from the rest of society. This separation is most obvious in terms of income—where the top fifth...
Were we not, just the other day, rolling our eyes at Sen. Rand Paul for explaining that Black Lives Matters is Taking A Stand all wrong, because those people are NOT fighting the system according to society’s rules of polite behavior,...Show More Summary
The Ashley Madison hack reveals just how schizophrenic American society is about sex.
More than fifty prominent members of Iranian society have written an open letter to the American people urging them to ask their Congressional representatives to support the nuclear agreement reached with Iran in July 2015. Describing...Show More Summary
According to the American Cancer Society, 62,000 Americans will be diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2015, most of them before reaching age 55. Experts at the Head and Neck Institute at Mount Sinai Health System encourage the public to perform regular thyroid neck self-exams and be aware of the symptoms of thyroid cancer.
It's always so depressing to read these articles, because the conservative legal movement's Federalist Society has so much more money on its side. (We have the American Constitution Society. You probably never heard of it.) They have...Show More Summary
According to the American Cancer Society, about 21,000 women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer this year... and more than 14,000 will die from the disease. September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and on the next program, gynecologic cancer specialist Dr. Jamie Bakkum-Gamez discusses diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer. Joining her is […]
Another law enforcement officer was shot dead this weekend execution style. Texas Sheriff’s Deputy Darren Goforth was shot dead this... The post Donald Trump’s Rise Is Directly Linked to Obama’s Destruction of American Society appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
I am generally unfazed by how low society can stoop. Every now and again, however, a real piece of work rears its ugly head. In American dining culture it is so commonplace to tip your waitstaff that the federal minimum wage for servers is $2.13 an hour. For the rest of the toiling country, the standard is set at $7.25 an hour. Show More Summary
According to the American Cancer Society, about 21,000 women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer this year... and more than 14,000 will die from the disease. September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, and on the next program gynecologic cancer specialist Dr. Jamie Bakkum-Gamez discusses diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer. Joining her is […]
As the debate over the Iranian nuclear deal continues in the U.S. Congress, members of Iranian civil society are stepping in to voice their opinions. When the historic agreement was reached between Iran and the six world powers last month, many Iranians expressed support for it and took to the streets in large numbers. Show More Summary
Remember how the American Cancer Society ran a huge experiment (stopping direct mail donor acquisition for a year and a half) to learn something that pretty much everyone should already know? Here's another similar case. This one looks more purposeful. Show More Summary
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has selected seven leading physician-researchers to receive a total of $675,000 in awards and grants to advance radiation oncology research. Together, the seven funding grants, including...Show More Summary
Language evolves as a society's values change. Words that are now taboo are a sad reflection of what we've become
Safety will be prioritized if funding depends on it, Naveen Sangji argued at the American Chemical Society’s annual meeting.
Last year, the United States and the rest of the world was shocked by the videos of the barbaric beheadings of American journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff by ISIS. On Friday, August 28th, the American Society of Journalists will...Show More Summary
The Americans with Disabilities Act celebrated its 25th year of coming into law last month, and while it has changed countless lives, it has become apparent that inclusion loopholes still exist. The ADA was designed to have people with...Show More Summary
Vice News, Why Pay Your Taxes? — The Business of Life (Episode 9): The American tax code is one of the most impenetrable elements of our society. Surprising, considering how it affects your life every single day. On this episode of the Business of Life, we will show you exactly...
Jerry Fox, longtime president of the American Mahler Society, a kindly man who wore vast knowledge lightly, is no more. Jerry travelled far and wide in search of Mahler, was pre-concert speaker at the Boulder MahlerFest and was generally a very good guy. Our sympathies to his family. Announcement: It is with sadness that we […]
American Chemical Society channel Reactions provides some chemistry based tips on how to stay alert and increase productivity without using caffeine. You’re tired and you need an energy boost, but you don’t want the jitters from caffeine. What to do? In this week’s video, we give you some chemistry-backed tips — one of which involves […]