“Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet.” By Celeste Ng
Sometimes the best way to teach people about racism is with humor… Well, these filmmakers definitely accomplished that!
“I clamped my arms to my sides in an attempt to hide the sweat stains. ‘She’s very bright,’ Uncle Robert added, as if describing a puppy or a small child. He leaned in close like he was sharing a secret.” By Kirstin Chen
In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” Matt takes his daughter to a Halloween party and wonders: Is Halloween a White People Holiday?
Should an author write characters of a different race than his own? Is that exploitation? Appropriation? Race denial? Or is it the author’s right? A conversation with Bill Cheng and Christine Lee Zilka on writing outside one’s race.
“T. seemed to me an entirely wholesome child, as if he could never have survived public school. Perhaps that is how I set myself apart from him. Perhaps I was trying to scare him.” An excerpt from Daddy Cool.
“She looks into my living room as if to glimpse someone behind me. No one should be there.” By Jimin Han
“Until they moved to America, Sanh never realized how rarely he spent time alone with his son.” By Aimee Phan
“A yellow dipper, a paddy melt, a Chiquita muncher. California slang for white chicks who want a taste of Asian.” By Don Lee
Please protect our boys by understanding the signs of male sexual abuse
Fresh guacamole is a real crowd-pleaser, but what to do with the leftovers?
Karol Gajda urges you to learn from his mistakes.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Leo Babauta on freeing yourself.
Dr. Vibe asks some black American men what is life really like for them Dr. Vibe moderates a discussion with Victory Unlimited and Mike Ramey in which they provide their comments on the following stories:[Read More...]
Mayors from LA, Houston and Philadelphia kick off an epic climate action movement.
Understanding the difference between getting sex and experiencing sex promotes consent—and makes all the difference in getting one’s needs met.
Brandy Pettigrew reviews Fox’s new show. Can you find all of the future heroes and villains in Gotham?
In Recognition of September as National Suicide Prevention Month. Could the answer be…literature?
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
Mark Manson says that couples do occasionally need to be willing to hurt each others feelings.
As a kid I was shocked that people could actually ban something as basic and normal and natural as dancing based on their religious convictions.
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
Anne Theriault promises her young son that no matter how he expresses his gender or sexuality, she’ll stand by him.
Connected sex is what I’m after and what drives my fulfilling feelings. I get closeness from sex. I get relaxation and bonding from sex.
If Walt Whitman had lived in a different time, he might’ve written Perry Brass’s celebration of the boy in all of us.