20 Things We Need to Be Telling Our Boys

20 Things by Vinoth Chandar

There’s stuff our little boys need to hear—but we’re not telling them.

Milwaukee Is Being Held Hostage–And History Says They’ll Pay the Ransom


  History repeats itself in Milwaukee while history is made on the pitch by Team USA, in another edition of the Sports Dump. — Seattle still feels the agony.  Like a recently amputated limb, the phantom pains come every fall and winter and linger to the summer.  There’s no mistaking the absence.  Even now, eight years […]

The Heterosexual Couple That Waited 6 Years to Marry

Heterosexual Couple That Waited 6 Years photo by Suzette Franck

Jordan & Roxy, a heterosexual couple committed to a life together, refused to marry until all couples in the USA could. They only had to wait 6 years. Here is their inspiring story.

While We’re at It — 5 Steps Toward Disability Equality

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Having a law in place is only the first step in any kind of equality, it’s up to us to keep making progress.

I Do Believe She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry

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A spirited interview with filmmaker Mary Dore inspires Steven Wagner to compare the early feminists to the Iroquois “Council of Grandmothers.”

Going Beyond Exxon Mobil Corp.’s Non-Discrimination Updates


Can everyone have equal access and equal distribution of rights?

A Dad Reflects on What He Wants His Boys to Learn From the Principles of Dr. Martin Luther King


Dad Gavin Lodge was moved by recent racial tensions, as well as the recent holiday. He took a moment to reflect on the lessons he wants his boys to learn from King’s great legacy.

Martin Luther King and the Great Hopscotch Leap


“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Fighting Evil to Equal Rights, Emma Watson is an Exceptional Muggle!

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From fighting Lord Voldemort and his evil followers to championing equal human rights for women, girls, men and boys, Emma Watson has joined a critical fight, and not a moment too soon.

Justice Versus Equality, Simplified

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What does equality really look like? Does it appear any different when compared to justice?

Blowkisses for Equal Love. Blowkisses for Russia.

Blowkiss for Equality BlowkissRussa

#BlowkissRussia In support of the LGBT community everywhere.

My Big Gay Agenda: An Open Letter to the Terribly Confused


JJ Vincent would like to clarify a few things for those who think that gays are out to destroy the world.

Social Work and the Ideals of Social Justice (Infographic)

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Social Justice: the idea that every person, no matter their race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation deserves equal political, social and economic rights and opportunities.

Crossing Lines: A Transman’s Privilege


Anthony Doubek knew things would change once he became a man. But there were some things about suddenly being seen has a straight, white male that he just couldn’t foresee.

Where Our Voices End and the System Begins, or: The Limits of What We Make Happen


What power do our voices really have? Will the American system ever be a system of equal rights?

The Unquoting of Marriage

Unquoting of marriage

Removing the quotes from “Marriage” and making it a choice available to this last, vast segment of society is deeply affecting.