The Solution to Our Gun Problem is Authentic Social Connection

As we isolate ourselves from each other, we encourage a culture of fear. Does that feed America’s gun problem?

Why J-Law Is Wrong About Trump

Jennifer Lawrence is right to be worried about Donald Trump, but wrong in thinking that the problem is just about him.

Dad’s Hot Topic: Sorry Kids, Freedom of Speech is Not Free

In a world where controversial ‘Hot Topics’ are abuzz, Brian Gawlak finds the teachable moments in trending issues.

Another Republican Contender Bites The Dust

Scott Walker’s decision to drop out of the presidential race shows the Republican Party is narrowing in on a nominee pretty quickly.

5 Ways to Identify a Good (and Not So Good) Man

What makes us—or anyone—Good? Feelings Detective Josh Cole investigates.

Political Centrism: Welcome to the Truly Radical

If we do not improve—immensely, immediately—public education, American students, and particularly minority students, can expect a much lower quality of life…for their entire lives. So that matters.

So Long Rick Perry

Rick Perry’s decision to drop out last week shows how presidential nomination cycles really work.

Being Authentic Is True Leadership

In this world of spin-doctoring, impression management, and controlled messaging, knowing where someone stands is quite a victory.

Becoming A Caricature of Yourself

When you become a caricature of yourself; you’re not really you anymore. You’ve morphed into a distillation of who you used to be. You’re a basic, oversimplified, and ugly version of yourself.

Narratives of Hate & Challenges to “Political Correctness”

Smug Trump climbs the ladder of infamy, as the right, ignoring his racist, sexist and piggish comments, push him ever closer to the greatest office in the land.

China, Donald Trump, And Who Will Win In 2016

In trying to predict which party will win the White House next year feel free to ignore the gaffes and just focus on the economy.

Donald Trump Has Blood On His Hands (And So Do We)

Donald Trump’s response to the savage racist beating of a Boston man isn’t just un-PC; it’s borderline criminal.

A Few Thoughts on Racist Tweets

We will never get rid of Internet bigots. What can we learn from them?

Donald Trump: The Bully at the Pulpit

Do we truly understand our own complicity in the bullying we see in our schools and in the pulpit? Until we address such behavior, we will never truly solve the problem

“Cuckservatives” and Other Disgraces to Masculinity

Matthew Rozsa explains how modern masculinity requires men to not rely on outdated gender and racial hierarchies to achieve success.

There’s a Movie Donald Trump Doesn’t Want You to See. It’s About Him.

Get the popcorn. Pour a cold drink. And watch a movie so hot that Donald Trump did everything he could to keep you from seeing it.