What is a "developed" country? Political scientists measure it by three standards; social development, economic development, and political development. Political development, which refers to the authority and trustworthiness of the governing body, benefits both social and economic development.
Former MSNBC gossip columnist, Jeannette Walls, records her childhood experiences in her 2005 memoir, "The Glass Castle." Ever since, readers have discussed whether the Walls children's upbringing, with their alcoholic father and toxically optimistic mother, constitutes abuse.
Pixar's 2022 animated movie "Turning Red" stars a teenage girl from Toronto who turns into a giant red panda and rebels against her traditional Chinese family. Some parents are concerned that the movie sexualizes young girls and encourages bad behavior.
Disney's 2021 animated film, "Encanto," was an instant family favorite. In the movie, Bruno is perceived to be a villain because of his frightening powers. But, is he? His niece Dolores knows the truth.
A funny look at how cats and kids are alike, yet strangely different.