When You Were My Age

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Baby Boomers these days, am I right? A rundown of some harsh socioeconomic truths for a generation that needs to listen to their youngers.

Front Door, Back Door, Economic Chasm

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The myth of “American Opportunity” versus the reality of extreme economic imbalance in the USA.

I Am a Proud Socialist and Maybe You are Too

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Socialism has a bad reputation, but this proud socialist wants all the things you do to.

Economic Discrimination, Is That a Thing?

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Is it possible to create capital based community relationships on a global scale?

Navigating the New Stage of Male Development

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Your challenge is not to avoid this stage (because it’s here to stay) but to navigate it consciously and ethically.

The End of Racism (Thank You Donald Sterling)

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Jackie Summers reminds us that racism didn’t start as a moral problem. It started as an economic one.

5 Reasons to See the Truth of the Situation We Are In

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Mike Sliwa believes the story we tell ourselves about ourselves is a story worth forgetting.

To Pay or Not to Pay: The College Dilemma

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With college tuition skyrocketing, should parents have to pay for their children’s college education? Brandy Pettigrew explores the balance for between paying for her sons’ college and pride in achieving an education on their own.

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Minimum Wage?

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All signs point to the minimum wage being a major issue in 2014.

5 Ways Cuddling Makes Us Healthier

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Touch releases oxytocin, which makes us feel better. But can hugging make us better human beings?

What The Church Can Learn From the DMV (And How You Can Be Successful There)

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Nathan Loewen learns a lesson about diversity through an annoying trip to the DMV.

The Camel in the Living Room: Christianity & Capitalism

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It is a commonly held belief that, some 2,000 years ago, a book, in complete form—edited with annotations—fell from the heavens.

The Truth About Dishonesty

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Psychology professor Dan Ariely believes we can be honest and dishonest (at the same time).

Three Trends That Will Push Demand For An Unconditional Basic Income

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With economic woes appearing insoluble, an old radical idea is looking newer and less radical all the time.

Is America a Failed State?

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Alex Yarde asks Americans to look closely at the ways in which our nation is failing its citizens.

Open Letter to the New York Times: There is No “Room for Debate” About the Value of Fathers

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In its June 4th “Room For Debate“, the New York Times insulted fathers by questioning their purpose, role and potential contribution to families. Scott Behson’s rebuttal to the question and commentary on the contributors’ writings.