Why I’m A Conservative And Support Gay Marriage


Todd Hagopian stills stands on the conservative side of things, but he recalls the day he heard a convincing argument that changed his mind on gay marriage.

Better Living Through Everybodyism


Enough with the ism schism already. Let’s try including everybody by including everybody.

This is Not My America


Lost to America is the ability to compromise, which once made us the greatest of nations. Doug Zeigler wonders if we can ever regain the empathy for others that we once revered.

“Name-calling is lazy & the refuge of the uninformed and prejudiced”

Ann Coulter

Stop Calling Ann Coulter Names. Seriously.

Why Republicans Are Even Losing Middle-Aged White Guys Now


Christopher Dale isn’t as liberal as he used to be, but he’s not ready to vote for bigotry and craziness either.

“Be A Man!” The War Cry, The Tragedy.

In this excerpt from his new book, The Remade Parent, author Brett Hetherington, talks about the typical cold, distant father. And their impressionable sons.

A Call to Feminist Dudes


Edwin Lyngar puts out a call to arms to all feminist men, whether or not they look the part.

Governor Brown Signs Trans Students Bill of Rights


s.e. smith triumphs in California’s progress, but admits there is a substantial amount of work needed for the LGBTQ community.

Testing Your Partner At A Play About Relationships


Dennis Milam Bensie’s combined experience in theatre and dating demonstrate how conflicting views on relationship presentation may be detrimental to the relationship.

“I’m a liberal in many ways…I am a six year Army vet and have guns.”


This comment was by Hank Vandenburgh on the post “A Liberal and a Gun Nut Walk Into a Blog.”

Easy Targets: The Top 10 in April on The Good Life

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Study of Men’s Falling Income Cites Single Parents

working boys

How Do We Reverse the Cycle?

The Value of Snow Shoveling

shoveling snow

When Bob Barsanti was his eldest son’s age, his adolescent ego was stoked by shoveling snow: a modern John Henry against the snowplow. That was then…

Freedom, Business and Change


If conservatives want to run America like a business, they should never turn a potential customer away.

“He’s white, authoritarian, and three for three on the Big G issues: God, guns, and gays.”


This is a comment by MikeH on the post “The Demise of the Far-Right Conservative White Guy“. MikeH said: “It’s actually not that hard to define a ‘far-right conservative white guy’ at all. “First, most easily, he’s white. Duh. “Second, he’s liable to score high on an assessment of his authoritarian tendencies. “Third, he’s three […]

Muslim Mosh Pit


Young American men have sanctioned outlets for rage and rebellion their counterparts in conservative Islam do not.