In 1894 the first Monday in September was declared a national holiday. 120 years later, the meaning of Labor Day, and the future of the American Laborer, have changed dramatically.
PK Kersey recalls how a single event woke him up to the way he was perceived by others.
Ethics & Values
People think racism doesn’t exist, that Islamophobia isn’t real, that anti-Semitism is a joke. But, Qasim Rashid explains, they are actually deliberate decisions people make to hate one another.
An essay by Eugenio Volpe about Shame, abandonment, self-doubt, love, fatherhood, the lack of good dogs in LA, and exorcising his demons through ink.
Gender & Sexuality
It didn’t matter if it didn’t fit my identity. It didn’t matter if it didn’t fit my sexuality. It just mattered if it brought me love.
Amazon’s new service, Amazon Prime Air, delivers products to your door with a fleet of aerial drones in 30 minutes! Insane publicity stunt? Or the future of customer service? You be the judge!
Current Affairs Bite
The power of one, a few and many to do the right thing and fight for equality, fairness and a just society is an awesome force for change and for good
Health & Wellness
Challenge accepted! Dixie Gillaspie takes Chris Anderson up on the challenge to spend 60 seconds enduring an ice bath and talking about something that really matters.
So you’re sad all the time and don’t want to do stuff. It’s actually way more complicated than that. And you are not alone.
Twice is nice, but not when it comes to divorce. Dawn Elyse Warden shares the heartbreak of second separation.
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Relationships, Love & Sex
Jordan Gray says that men are not the selfish, sex-crazed people that they’re often made out to be. —– Over the past six years I have talked privately with over a thousand men about the[Read More...]
So you and your new fling have heat… but do you have the type of compatibility that supports a lasting relationship? Dr. NerdLove explains.
Brian Rutter shares his story about an encounter with an interesting pick-up line.
Acknowledging in thoughts, words and actions that our children are sacred beings reminds us as parents to be open with our own hearts.
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
Bits & Pieces
Chilli might make it seem as though your face is on fire – so why is milk so soothing?
If you are, or have ever been, part of a couple, you’ve probably done at least some of these. You can admit it. It’s okay.
Do you think it’s only fair that there be a White History Month? Then we’ve got the soda for you!
Reviews and Commentary: MCofA
“If we all want to be one of the conformist cool kids, then nothing will ever get done because it is the uncool kids who do all the world’s innovative work,” writes seminarian N.C. Harrison.