Understanding is not a prerequisite for empathy. Empathy is a prerequisite for understanding.
Again, this isn’t to say that these campaigns haven’t done good, but rather, that they should go farther.
In a remarkable story, WWII Veteran Jack Leroy Tueller shares an account that shows the power of music in war.
To Garon and Jamie, equality is important, and they’re gonna make sure their little dude knows that.
A team of women are launching a new section at The Good Men Project focusing on women supporting men and the issues surrounding masculinity.
Julie Gillis looks at ways you can help your child grow up to not be a bully — and, equally important, how to not have them be a victim of bullying.
Rudy Flesher, drag performer, won’t wear a wig or shave his beard—and that doesn’t make him any less of a queen.
Hip-hop’s new pro-gay anthem can be misguided and self-elevating, but it’s also talking acceptance with straight teenaged boys on their own terms.
Though the fear of black men by white people is based on racist stereotypes, black women’s fear is rooted in a lifetime of experience.
While the road ahead can be daunting, on this Thanksgiving, let’s be thankful for how far we’ve come.
The Jets’ soon-to-be former fearless leader never learned from his father’s mistakes. Dave Chmiel questions why anyone should trust him with another franchise.
Matthew Rozsa believes North Korea’s threat to Sony challenges the very essence of our democratic freedoms.
The Elf on the Shelf—creepy or not creepy? Kelly McQuain thinks not.
Most of us, if we are really honest with ourselves, have some idea of how we keep deeper love at bay.
Noah Berlatsky takes a look at how men and women are seen as objects.
Where are all of the straight, white, cis-gendered men who should be standing up for social change?
Liskula Cohen and Matthew Rozsa look at how men succeed—and fail—with women in the world of online dating.
Homophobia hidden behind “helpful words” and guidance “to be kind” is still hurtful and dangerous, no matter who’s saying it.
Ira Israel reveals that authentic well-being means getting off the hedonistic treadmill and instead cultivating these surprisingly simple habits for happiness.
Tor Constantino makes a case that ballet is not only a sport, but it might be more of a sport than other forms of competition.
Lisa Arends says “no” but offers 7 things that all relationships deserve.
I’ve never been good at telling people I love them.
Jordan Gray was a jerk to himself for the majority of his life, until he decided to change.
Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year.
You Don’t Know Jack About MS™ was created for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their loved ones by Jack Osbourne, in partnership with Teva Neuroscience.
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.