I have been called racist for my opinion about my local police.
Mike Kasdan takes a hard look at the roots of the privilege we confer on star athletes, and its devastating effect on society.
Mayor Michael A. Nutter was the inspiration behind the bill to decriminalize marijuana, but not in a good way.
Popular TV embraces the historical based series, could this be a signifier of a deeper cultural violence.
A travel experience caused Dr. Jed Diamond to reflect on the staggering amount of refugees and displaced persons in our world today.
Nannette Ricaforte on the importance of understanding the links between child pornography and human trafficking.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
A retired IT professional couldn’t forget the assault he witnessed while on a train in Sydney, Australia. So he created an app that allows those who witness crimes to also document them.
Ben Anderson is a man who knows when to take action. He saw a fellow man in need, made a quick and accurate assessment, and didn’t hesitate to act.
Despite evidence that scared straight-type programs are ineffective and can even be harmful in the long run, many parents continue to turn to local jails for help when it comes to behavioral issues with their children.
When is disability fraud okay? Evidence suggests David Disney’s actions were justified. Erin Kelly weighs in and offers a fresh perspective.
You hear about the worst, the shooting sprees, the psychopaths, but how is daily crime in the U.S.A. and how are men involved?
In appropriately spare language, Temple Cone writes of the things we tacitly accept when we add guns to our lives.
The way we talk about sex is based on some very dubious assumptions, starting with the idea that “normal” is a thing.
Looking without seeing. At some point in the relationship we fail to see that our heart’s desire is right in front of us.
I can’t imagine my life without your bubbly personality.
Jordan Gray was emotionally shut off to people for years, until he decided to breathe into a new relationship one breath at a time. —– “The world will break your heart ten ways to Sunday.[Read More…]
1975. That was the year I made a decision and learned a secret that would change my life.
If you’ve seen it on TV or heard about it from your friends, you might think you’ve got this trans* thing figured out. So how about we take a closer look.
Because being a great dad is not as hard as you think….
A second chance can be an amazing gift.
Feeling a little blah about your to-do list or even your life goals? Stop beating yourself up.
Grant Clauser offers an affecting poem on those who are often alone during the holiday season.
Stressing out over last-minute shopping? Losing your cool inside to outside conditions? Joe Rutland puts forth an idea that might help bring balance to it all.
Our weekly Monday sports round-up features a generous act by a Raiders lineman, a heart-warming return to the court for a determined middle schooler, another domination by the UK Wildcats basketball team, and a certain stud WR on the NY Giants.
The anxiety attached to gift giving is worth considering.
Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year.
You Don’t Know Jack About MS™ was created for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their loved ones by Jack Osbourne, in partnership with Teva Neuroscience.
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.