Going Like 60--Thoughts for Women on the Triumph, Tragedy of Aging

Sarasota Herald-Tribune/New America Media , Commentary, Barbara Peters Smith, Posted: Nov 23, 2014

On turning 60, a reporter reflects on what experts say--especially for women--about defying messages of our age-denying society.

 

Women’s Safety Schemes Go Mobile in India

Inter Press Service, News Feature, Sujoy Dhar, Posted: Nov 22, 2014

While safety apps are now available in India, mostly launched by mobile phone companies and other private groups, the Government of In…

 

A Renter Weighs the Pros and Cons of Earthquake Coverage

New America Media, Commentary, Summer Chiang, Posted: Nov 20, 2014

One commentator says that although she lives in a place where earthquakes are the norm, she rarely thinks about preparing for the next …

One Chinese Elder Learns that U.S. Citizenship Doesn’t Mean Renouncing Her Homeland

New America Media/Sing Tao New York, Profile, Rong Xiaoqing, Posted: Nov 19, 2014

For some immigrants, including Chinese elders, pursuing U.S. citizenship often brings up mixed feelings.

Rosebud Sioux Tribe Calls House Keystone XL Passage an 'Act of War'

Indian Country Today, News Report, Staff, Posted: Nov 18, 2014

Calling the U.S. House of Representatives vote for the Keystone XL pipeline an “act of war,” the Rosebud Sioux Tribe has vowed to block…