Leo Babauta wants to help you break away from the consumerist mindset.
The easiest way to create social change is to wield your consumer power wisely. Here’s one man setting out to do just that.
When corporate powers seek to destroy, each individual has the power and responsibility to end exploitation.
Cameron Conaway used to occasionally ask for Jameson when he wanted whiskey. Now it’s his top choice. Here are a few reasons why.
In light of a recent news story about a teenager suing her parents for college tuition, Larry Bernstein wonders what essential items parents should be obligated to provide for their children.
If Henry David Thoreau still believes that “Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty,” then he must be awfully disappointed about the current state of America.
The machine of capitalism is hungry. Are you willing to stop feeding it, at least for a little bit? Doug Zeigler ponders valuing things over presence.
Conservationist Matt Williams shows the importance of reconnecting everyone, especially boys, back to the natural world.
“In the absence of elders, the impetuosity of youth becomes the slow death of the community.” Jed Diamond takes his grandson on a rite of passage.
John McElhenney shares wisdom learned in two rounds of marriage and divorce: falling in love and feeling loved are not the same thing.
Dads can often be forgotten in the devastation of a miscarriage. One dad shares his experience in hopes of helping other dads going through it.
Jon Magidsohn considers how we get music today and what’s changed since we treasured record collections and copied cassette tapes.
Heaven on earth or hell waiting to happen? Newly out gay men are always full of surprises.
To improve our society, our men, and each other, we must stop generalizing all men as bad human beings.
Norwegian Scientists show that your “fitness age” has a direct correlation to your longevity. What is your fitness age?
It’s one thing for regular people to panic over Ebola, but Rand Paul has no excuse to stoke those fears.
A dad has created a pretty potent mix of technology and toddler cuteness to create the “Glowy Zoey” YouTube phenomenon.
A visually stimulating film that really shows you the power of true love.
How do you get over the worst break up of your life? James Rigdon has been there.
Adam Gilad talked to his teenage son about condoms, consent, and his sex life. Much to his surprise, his son heard him.
Andrew Smiler says changes in male sexuality in mid-life aren’t just about things going downhill.
Doyin Richards explains how cooking can be one of the best ways parents can bond with their children.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
Right now, there’s a weird antagonism between these two sides that seems at odds with what we would assume is their mutual co-dependance.
After 1000 punches, 1000 kicks, 500 knees and 500 elbows—every day— Thai Nguyen has an insight or two he’d like to share about fighting.
Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.
A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.