Brandon Weber has been writing and creating viral joy on the Innerwebz for over 5 years at Upworthy, The Progressive Magazine, Liberals Unite, Good.Is, and more. He is about to release a book on the forgotten history of working people, veterans, and marginalized people.
In a recent CBS News interview, Jon Stewart lays out some fascinating thinking about Trump, how we got here, and what we all need to do to keep the country working as best it can.
Several studies over the last 10 years have shown that people who come from a higher economic rung of the ladder simply don’t connect with other humans they same way as those who are in the poor and the lower ...
We're ranked behind Saudi Arabia and Korea in empathy. Surprised?
Albert Einstein's political contributions are frequently eclipsed by his scientific achievements. But the physicist was active in political thought, and his insights remain relevant today.
Robin Williams was trapped inside his own rapidly-deteriorating brain, which was being overtaken by what his wife refers to as a "terrorist" — Lewy Body Disease.
Memes have the potential to make people laugh, but when they're used for evil?
Carl Sagan was one of the people who helped shape this recording that might just end up in the hands of some other beings, somewhere out there.
It takes a magician —or two — to know when someone's performing clever sleight-of-hand.
Do you think it's fair that corporations can move their offices offshore to avoid tax bills?
It takes a certain ability to shut off the outside world if you want to write more than a few sentences. John Irving sums it up in just over 1 minute.