It’s time to break the silence and let it all burn.
Iraq is facing its most alarming crisis in years, at the hands of a relatively young jihadist group.
As part of Gaby Dunn’s ’100 interviews’ project, she wanted to talk to someone who was awarded a Purple Heart. Here’s the story of Brian Scott.
There are people in this world who must forge ahead, who must go to work and go to the market and go to cafes not knowing if or when a bomb will go off.
On the 10th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, Tomas Young, an Iraq War veteran, has written a powerful and moving open letter to President George W. Bush and ex-Vice President Dick Cheney.
Matt Crowder looks back at the moment he knew he had to join the U.S. Military—the morning of September 11, 2001—and how that has turned him into the man he is today.
Humans are friendly and honest the vast majority of the time. Taxi drivers outside airports are the exception.
Atalwin Polin talks about a reader’s kind contribution to his journey and the movement again Islamist free speech in Turkey.
Atalwin Polin talks about how to love others and yourself in the face of trauma, loneliness, and feelings of inadequacy.
War correspondent Michael Kamber talks about the lessons of Iraq, and how the situation in Afghanistan shows that they have not been learned.
Tom Matlack wonders what would make a teenage boy go into a school cafeteria and blow away three innocent kids he barely knew.
There is a gratitude one learns as a hunter toward the meal before him.
Will the Catholic Church seize the opportunity to create a safer world for kids?
In 1894 the first Monday in September was declared a national holiday. 120 years later, the meaning of Labor Day, and the future of the American Laborer, have changed dramatically.
Masculinity is often tied to pain management. Here, Michael Walsh ponders whether one kind of pain can be used to manage another.
Chilli might make it seem as though your face is on fire – so why is milk so soothing?
Watch Christoph Rehage change on his long walk and see the changes. By the end, he might need a shave.
Challenge accepted! Dixie Gillaspie takes Chris Anderson up on the challenge to spend 60 seconds enduring an ice bath and talking about something that really matters.
Maybe you need some new flavor in the bedroom, or a little more sizzle? Something to get your love life smokin’?
“The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” – Socrates
Yes, you can do it. Jordan Gray shows you how.
Savas Abadsidis talks to men about the way growing – or not growing – a beard defines manhood in their lives.
James Michael Sama wants you to know that not everyone is going to hurt you.
The power of one, a few and many to do the right thing and fight for equality, fairness and a just society is an awesome force for change and for good