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|Animals Help Relieve Depression|
Deb Duxbury, BellaOnline's Animal Life Editor
Amidst economic strife, high unemployment rates, tenuous future security, and struggles with self-esteem, it is little surprise that depression is a chronic reality for many. One of the most effective ways to help combat this condition is by taking advantage of the human-animal bond.
|Ocean Plastic Pollution|
Farjana Amin, BellaOnline's Environment Editor
Oceans are in danger for many reasons, from oil drilling to plastic litter our every activity is responsible for the ocean pollution directly or indirectly.
Andria Bobo, BellaOnline's Human Rights Editor
Ableist language, or language that targets people with disabilities, is problematic because the words and phrases have histories of oppressing disabled people or are currently used to oppress disabled people. We'd be better off to stop using ableist language.
|He is a Child Molester|
Erika Lyn Smith, BellaOnline's Missing and Exploited Children Editor
There are ways we convince ourselves that our loved one could never hurt a child. Instead we tell ourselves lies to prove to ourselves he could not be sexual predator. After all, how could we NOT know someone we love sexually abuses children?
|Coercion is not a choice!|
Suzanne Gregory, BellaOnline's Pro-Choice Editor
In this article, I clarify my abortion story, & include a poem I wrote to the child I never had.
|Is Your Library Senior Friendly?|
Pamela Slaughter, BellaOnline's Senior Issues Editor
Libraries around the world are working to meet the needs of aging citizens. This article points out some of the wonderful innovations that are taking place globally in libraries. Readers are invited to share ideas with their local library to make it more senior friendly.
|Sandra Day O'Connor|
Vance R. Rowe, BellaOnline's Today in History Editor
Sandra Day O'Connor was the first woman to be appointed to the United States Supreme court.
|Why We Can't Say No|
Barbara Gibson, BellaOnline's Women's Issues Editor
Saying no sometimes feels hard because we fear conflict, failure or being labeled with the dreaded S word - selfish.
E D I T O R R E C O M M E N D E D |
Spectorsoft EBlaster 6.0 Security and Monitor Soft
Installed in less than five minutes the eblaster software monitors the online activity of children. Providing email alerts to the designated email whenever a child receives or sends an email. Also, allows monitoring of chat rooms, key strokes, and instant messages. See who is talking to your child online.
Half the Sky
´Half the Sky´ is an inspiring book that shows how a little help can greatly change the circumstances of oppressed women around the world.