I raised my son to trust police. I should’ve also taught him how to protect himself from them.
Between 210,000 and 440,000 people die every year as a result of preventable hospital mistakes. How many of those are casualties of weight bias?
People cling to what they believe is “true” about why Black men are targets for police brutality. But the truth is shocking, and brutal in and of itself.
Aliyyah I. Abdur-Rahman asks when the reproductive rights of women will finally extend to the right of black mothers having their children survive?
Sparked by recent events, a Change.org petition is asking for a method to keep surveillance on on-duty officers in hopes of ending police brutality.
A Saturday morning scroll through Facebook-land turns into a heart-wrenching rant, and a plea for sanity and unity.
BroadBlogs hits the hard stuff in discussing one of the true evils behind the Isla Vista shooters actions: patriarchy itself.
9 year-old Brooklynite, Amor “Lilman” Artega has a message for the world, and it’s time we listened.
Whether we’re talking about school bullies, Daniel Tosh, or the radio personalities who humiliated a nurse into suicide, the worst thing we can do is lose our own sense of empathy.
In the wake of the brutal murder of Ki Suk Han, who died when pushed in front of a train, S.E. Smith examines the role of photojournalism in exploiting human suffering.
Joanna Schroeder hopes that the courts expose the greater truth about so-called “Reparative Therapies”, which take advantage of the anguish some men experience when their same-sex attraction conflicts with their spiritual beliefs.
This week Five Bad Surfers take on male perceptions of women in the media.
… or was his focus too narrow and he missed the parade?
Making guys play with dolls won’t create an army of men working as care givers.
Brothers really can be a girl’s best friends, and can prepare them for the best of everything in life.
One inventive dad used pieces of barbies and stuff around the house to make custom dolls for his 7-year-old daughter.
Jesse Kornbluth reviews a story on interviews with Germans from the WWII era.
Keeping your head together can be a struggle, especially in “The Tank”.
Are blockbuster movies really inferior, high grossing, cheap thrills? Or do they put us in touch with something we need to feel?
Ariel Gordon shares some insights from her work in mental health care.
It’s not that these teenagers’ epic prom-proposals aren’t romantic. But is this just too much pressure for a kid?
Is it important to keep people happy at work? Only if you want them to WANT to work!
Knowing what life is really about is what it takes to be a living legend, now.
What the Super Bowl really needs is more parades, more food, more prime time coverage, and some iconic animated TV specials.
Mike Kasdan speaks with ESPN football analyst and former Indianapolis Colt offensive lineman, Jeff Saturday, about nutrition, life as an analyst after playing, Super Bowl build-up, and the integrity of the game.
It’s finally here. Well. Almost. This is how you do it.
“Work is simply another playground in which to explore our personal evolution.” ~ Mark Darren Gregor
Doyin Richards offers a few pointers to men who are about to make the transition into fatherhood.
Kozo Hattori questions the necessity for kids to “take responsibility” at the expense of kindness.