About Warren Blumenfeld

Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld is author of Warren’s Words: Smart Commentary on Social Justice (Purple Press); co-editor ofReadings for Diversity and Social Justice (Routledge) and Investigating Christian Privilege and Religious Oppression in the United States (Sense); editor of Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price (Beacon Press), and co-author of Looking at Gay and Lesbian Life (Beacon Press).

The United States: a Land of Double Standard for Religious Liberty?

Some politicians feel that religious liberty only applies to the religions of their choosing. Warren Blumenfeld points out the hypocrisy in this argument.

Extinguishing the Flame of Liberty on Refugees

Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld on whether we can learn from history or not.

The Good Men Project: A Space for Nurturing New Ideas

New things can seem scary. But having an honest conversation about the reality around us, especially when it comes to our ideas of masculinity, is vital.

Patriarchy, Toxic Hyper-Masculinity, & Firearms

Why are some men letting fear stop them from engaging in an honest conversation about the reality of guns in America?

A Culture of Cheating at the University?

What does the prevalence of cheating say about our society?

Keynesian Economics and Neoliberalism: The Debate Rages

Don’t let the promises of neoliberalism’s “freedom” seduce you into inaction.

Who Is Ayn Rand Paul Ryan?

How are Ayn Rand and Paul Ryan constructed in Ayn Rand’s world? Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld discusses.

Contesting the Transgender/Cisgender Binary

Maybe one day we will eventually dismantle the vertical line unencumbered by social taboos and cultural norms of gender.

Trans* People are STILL being Murdered for Truth Telling

How many have to die before the world acknowledges their truths?

Gun Control Debate: A View from Hoplophiliaville

Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld on the psychology of guns and what they mean to the discussion between genders.

UnErasing LGBTQ History in Schools

In honor of LGBTQ History Month, quiz yourself on how much you know about this particular past so instrumental to our future.

Ben Carson, Firearms and False Parallels to the Holocaust

Ben Carson declared his shallow grasp of the dire need for gun reform, and a glaring lack of compassion when he stated Jewish people might have prevented the Holocaust had they been armed.

The Stonewall Inn Riots (Trans)formed a Movement

What were then called “transvestites” or “crossdressers” were on the front lines, as an advanced guard, of the revolution that (trans)formed a movement.

Guns Save Lives is a Lie

When compared to the numbers”GUNS SAVE LIVES” is Orwellian double speak. We need proposals for common sense gun control.

Dear Dr. Ben Carson: About Your Disregard for the U.S. Constitution

Entering the doorway of opportunity, then attempting to slam the door in the face of others as discriminated as you once were, Dr. Carson, is a despicable, hypocritical practice. The people are paying attention.

Pope Francis’s Hollow Rhetoric on Place of LGBTQ People in the Church

Not the ally he portrays, Pope Francis has very recently denounced same sex marriages as he thumps the bible for traditional unions as befitting the sole definition of family.