We fear education because it transforms our identities.
Parents mean well when they call professors to offer excuses, but they end up revealing more than they intend.
The first male in his family to attempt college will often find himself pestered about his masculinity.
Juan Almeida overcame racism and poverty to become one of the most important revolutionaries in Cuba.
There are few better examples of failed American foreign policy than our trade embargo against Cuba.
A recent court hearing at Guantanamo dealt with national security information so secret that the accused was not even allowed in the room: the first completely closed session of the military commission trials under President Obama.
A new report published by al Jazeera outlines the “US process for force-feeding hunger-striking Guantanamo detainees.”
Lawyers for the detainees insist that the military is still “undercounting” the number of men on hunger strike.
Advocates for the detainees say there are now over 100 prisoners participating in the hunger strikes.
For the first time the US military is notifying lawyers of Guantanamo detainees if their clients have been force-fed.
Lifting the failed embargo on Cuba could stimulate two economies. The ball is in President Obama’s court.
Moving to New York City is difficult for anyone. Now try moving to New York City … from Cuba … to be with a guy like me.
Holy Thursday is on Wednesday, Guy Fieri cooks for Passover, and Geoffrey Mutai sets a world record that’s not a world record.
This guy even has his own theme song.
Andrea Lawful-Trainer tells the story of when a business associate told her to tone down her personality.
Alex Yarde looks at Marvel’s recent diversity moves with cautious optimism.
Think music is just for listening purposes? Think again.
Reconnecting with an old friend reminds Thomas Fiffer of his own struggle to regain self-respect.
Brandon Greene is facing a balancing act: doing what’s best for his arriving son while not losing pieces of himself.
What do you need to go from IDK to DIY Hero?
Samantha Hines of My Three Sons speaks on hidden pressures kids sometimes feel
Recovering from a divorce is one thing. Admitting you loved him after the years of hurt is another.
A story of love for a great man.
Charles J Orlando shares the top seven tips for identifying that scary four letter word.
While out exploring with my son, we came across a pleasant surprise.
As you’ve already guessed because the poster is right there at the top of this post, my pick is The Legend of Billie Jean.
This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.
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.
What does it look like to the other person when you can’t put your phone down while having a conversation? This video nails it.