Why Black Lives Don’t Matter To Grand Juries

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America has an empathy problem.

Is Football as Bad as Malcolm Gladwell Says it Is?

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Is football really a ‘moral abomination’?

Michael Brown’s Death Is Now Part of American History

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David Alm on Michael Brown and America’s parallel history.

The Pursuit of Hope: Rediscovering Humanity for All

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Ernest Roberts believes that with a little faith, we can blur the lines between black and white.

#Ferguson. A Special Section from The Good Men Project

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When a story breaks that is important enough to be a part of the cultural conversation, we are there. #BlackLivesMatter

Fallout From Ferguson: The Biggest Threat to Our Country

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David Shechtman discovers that the only way to address the issue is to replace fear with relationships.

Young, Black, and Powerful

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Brandon Greene shares a poem dedicated to his son about growing up as a black man.

I’m a 16 Year Old Black Male: Do You Fear Me, America?

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A black male teen asks: “When will we work together so that we may all live in a true nation of justice?”

Canada Loses Its Innocence

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The Canadian reserve explodes in tears and anthems—just like the Americans we used to mock.

Making Friends With the Neighbors

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Few people could disagree that horses running free and wild in America represents the true strength and freedom that made America great.

Sample Rate: How The Fast Food Industry Hooks You (And How To Reclaim Your Diet)

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Tyler Tervooren discusses the methods for us to take back our health and break bad habits, even when we’re surrounded by them everyday.

America Can’t Call Itself Truly Patriotic When Thousands of Veterans Remain Homeless

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For a country that prides itself on its patriotism, we do a terrible job taking care of the individuals that have fought in our wars.

A Dog and His Man Travel America—And Find Each Other

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‘Travels With Casey’ is a brilliant, funny, heartwarming book about an epic journey across America and the dogs (and men) Benoit and Casey met in the process.

How to Hate Child Immigrants Without Even Trying

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“We had humanity. We had concern for our fellows. We would never leave a man behind. It just wasn’t done…Doesn’t look like it any more, does it?” Thaddeus Howze, on the humanitarian crisis at the border.

While the Rest of the World Supports Families and Children, the U.S. is a Global Embarrassment

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America: We are behind the times, and it’s embarrassing. Nick Chiles calls for nation wide action.

The Legal Battle Over the “R” Word

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Anthony Burris remarks on recent legal victory for Native Americans, and where we as a country can go from here.