L. Lamar Wilson illustrates the challenging intersection of childhood, homophobia, and race.
Keith Owens reminds us of the chilling truth that while some things have changed in the South, some things remain the same.
In this poem, MaryLisa DeDomenicis reminds us of a common stereotype and the human need “to distinguish one’s self.”
In light of Elizabeth Lauten’s recent comments on the attire of Sasha and Malia, Mark Boles asks where the hate and vitriol of her comments stem from.
We must demand the police “protect and serve” and respect us. We must also, cooperate and facilitate their very difficult job and respect them.
It is high time for a drug policy grounded in science, compassion, economics and health and human rights
Award-winning poet Stephen S. Mills offers a reflective review of Jimmy’s Blues and Other Poems, a recently-released collection from the venerable James Baldwin, known best for his novels and essays.
Dr. Vibe and a panel discuss the negative effects of not having enough black male teachers in public school classrooms.
This Comment by Denise on the post 9 Things I Want to Say (But Don’t) to Your Curious Yet Racially-Charged Microaggressions Against Me & My Children
The black church represents—more often than not—a time where the pulpit is laced with bulls*** and the pews and are filled with few. The disconnectedness in faith and freedom prompts the question: is the black church slain in the spirit or out for the count?
Alex Holmes is appalled by descriptive phrases like ‘black or black black?’ It assumes a light-skinned supremacy and a hierarchy of racism.
The Good Men Project Evangelist Conference Call covers the cultural narrative about prison, and why the discussion is so important.
The big beasts of European club football have missed a chance to make a Champions League style land grab from the sport’s governing body.
One reader commented about why he used to worry about not kissing the girl.
Is there a lack of bravery in UK politicians? Peter Kirby-Harris discusses. _____ It is widely understood that David Cameron is an excellent debater. Both his experience at the Oxford Union during his undergraduate days[Read More…]
Talk is cheap! It’s time to put action behind those changes you long to make.
Marilyn loved that her husband was a tough guy — but she wondered what he would think of their baby girl when she arrived. She found out.
An innovative 15-year-old has invented a device to help millions of Alzheimer’s patients.
TweetAgramKatErestBook… you don’t want to do that crap anymore. You want to be the anti-viral of the webs. Here you go. 3 #shortcuts to become a social media catastrophe…
After being diagnosed with fibromyalgia, Jenny Kanevsky learned to stand up for herself, eliminate stress, and do what she loves—to find her new normal.
I run for what I was. And what I am.
How do you heal a broken heart? Most of us have experienced this pain, but there are some important no-no’s (and mindful suggestions) to keep in mind.
Mike Berry talks about how our busyness affects our children and what we can do to be more engaged.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.” -Gerry Burnie
From birth to college—Judy Clement Wall captures her son’s journey into manhood on the measuring wall.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.