There are More Baltimores: America’s Legacy of Hollowed-Out Cities

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America is a country with pockets of poverty with neighborhoods filled with unskilled workers with limited opportunities.

Supreme Court Same-Sex Marriage Compromise Could Prove Costly to Couples and Kids

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What appears to a possible “compromise” in the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage may turn out to be a burden on gay and lesbian couples.

Social Reparations for Racist Incarceration: What Americans Owe Men Like Kalief Browder

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Matthew Rozsa argues that it’s time for Americans to pay their debt to non-whites suffering from racial discrimination.

Banning Conversion and Reparative Therapies for Youth: One Step Forward

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The history of “cures” for homosexuality reveals how discredited conversion therapies for gay and transgender children can irreparably harm young minds.

A Gay Dad On the 2 Books You Need to Read to Understand the Path of LGBT Family Equality Yesterday and Tomorrow

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Rob Watson reviews new books by Barney Frank and Michelangelo Signorile. Together he finds them to be almost biblical in how they bridge the chronicle of family equality, the civil rights movement of our time.

The Civil War: The One We Fought, The One We’re Still Fighting

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It officially ended 150 years ago on April 9 in Appomattox with General Lee’s surrender, but the deep divisions that produced the Civil War still roil our national psyche.

Criminal Justice Reform? There’s an App for That.

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Criminal justice reform takes more than discussion and legislation. It takes courage, action, and maybe some new technology.

Is My Gay Agenda Anti-Christian?

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A former evangelical minister turned LGBT advocate comes clean about his motives.

Race and Bus Rides in 2015

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Lessons on race and relations from a simple bus ride.

History Is the Beast That Will Not Die, Will Not Blink

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Keith Owens reminds us of the chilling truth that while some things have changed in the South, some things remain the same.

Let’s Argue About Something

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Ken Goldstein wants to argue—-but also wants to know the point of the argument.

Why Do Protesters Occupy the Streets?

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Patrick DeCarlo examines the rationale behind stopping traffic, blocking bridges, and ruining your commute.

Happy Birthday, Dr. King! Love, Your Pal, Woolite

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Adiba Nelson shows us how one company got it horribly wrong.

Andrew Young Gives Kids on Civil Rights Tour Passionate Post MLK Message

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1960’s Civil Rights Activist Speaks on Life With and After MLK

Martin Luther King and the Great Hopscotch Leap

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“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.