A Hollywood blockbuster about a quadriplegic man is causing controversy within the disabled community.
In 1967, the arrest and beating of an African-American taxi driver by a white cop sparked a riot that killed 26 people, caused millions in damage and led to a mass exodus from the beleaguered city of Newark.
Because we all fail the victims when we don’t speak up.
The Sikh turban is steeped in symbolism but its wearers have also been a target of racism.
Though certain religious denominations may continue in their attempts to define us, they will fail.
America woke up this weekend to the news of the deadliest civilian mass shooting in the nation’s history. The senseless tragedy will undoubtedly evoke anger, sadness and helplessness.
We’re at a defining point in American history right now regarding gun violence, gun laws, and gun sense. Which side is winning? And when will the American people win?
Love is the defense against hate and bias.
If only we could learn to practice fairness, integrity and respect for one another.
STAND corresponded with Matsui about his film and his efforts to educate and inspire others to take action on the issues related to sexual violence and trafficking.
The dating app Tinder was tested with nearly-identical profiles of an Asian guy vs. a White guy.
The time has long since passed that we speak out against repression in all of its forms.
Multiculturalism can help strengthen an appreciation of the emotional charge of belonging together.
Radical Islamic ideology provides a central motive in acts of terror committed by the likes of Omar Mateen.
Supporting those we love steadily, patiently, and nurture hope over fear.
Ed Madden reflects on the final moments he had with his father, and how they’ve rippled throughout his life as a man.