Since the 1980s, the cost of going to college has increased at eight times the rate of rises in wages. So, the old adage of working a part-time job and graduating debt-free is about as useful or realistic in the modern world as relying on a fax machine. The burden of educational loans is heavy—disproportionately falling on women and the BIPOC community.
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When the world is turned upside down and seems to be crumbling around you, sometimes it’s hard to remember the...
People around the world use Airbnb as their side hustle or even their full-time job. For many Ukrainian hosts, the Russian invasion has disrupted everything about their lives, including their business. However, the international Airbnb community is stepping up to support hosts and funnel much-needed donations into the besieged nation.
As Ukrainians suffer attacks under the Russian military invasion, many citizens have been forced to seek shelter in underground metro...
We all could use a fairy godmother every once in a while.
Cat cafes are a purrfect way to enjoy the company of felines while you sip a tasty drink. The beloved Cat Cafe Lviv is no exception. It’s been open for six years and the small team in Lviv, Ukraine, is devoted to its 20 furry residents. So devoted, in fact, that owner Serhii Oliinyk is choosing to stay at the cafe despite the Russian invasion in his country.
All eyes are on the brutality of Russian President Vladimir Putin's unprovoked war on the sovereign nation Ukraine.
Most people know about the ballooning plastic waste program our planet is facing.
Spanish American chef José Andrés does more than cook delicious food. He’s also a philanthropist with a not-for-profit organization called World Central Kitchen (WCK) that provides meals in response to humanitarian, climate, and community crises. Andrés and his team are now set up in countries on the border of Ukraine to offer a hot meal to those fleeing from the Russian invasion.
When Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy took office in 2019, some were skeptical.
As the Ukraine-Russia war rages on, we are watching events unfold in near-real-time.