The Dynamics of Polyamory and Couple Privilege

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“Polyamory must be tailored to personal circumstances; it is broad enough include both relationships that are entirely fluid, and ones that reinforce patterns of stability,” writes Angelus Morningstar.

Three Cheers for Cartoon Characters Who Don’t Conform To Gender Roles

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N.C. Harrison examines an animated series that’s challenged one gender stereotype after another.

Roy Wasn’t A Perfect Man, But He Was a Good One. Here’s Why He’ll Be Missed

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“He wasn’t a perfect man, by any means, but none of us are and just as our good cannot wipe out our faults, neither can our evils wipe out the small kindnesses that mean so much,” writes N.C. Harrison.

Why the Uncool Kids Ask All the Tough Questions and Do All the Important Work

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“If we all want to be one of the conformist cool kids, then nothing will ever get done because it is the uncool kids who do all the world’s innovative work,” writes seminarian N.C. Harrison.

I Grew Up Brown in a White Family…and Here’s What I Learned About Racism

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“My brownness isn’t something to be blind to or to love me in spite of. It is who I am,” writes activist Candice Russell.

Men, We Must Change Our Thinking To Address Street Harassment

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Jason Francis wants men to know that even though Street Harassment isn’t their direct issue , it doesn’t absolve them from their part in the equation.

Why “Born This Way” is a Bad Defense That We Need to Stop Depending on

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“It does not matter whether our activities are informed by an element of choice or biology, only that we exist and that we are happy and fulfilled in our lives,” writes Angelus Morningstar.

Here’s What You Need to Know About Hell

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Seminary graduate N. C. Harrison discusses the enduring concept of hell.

Here’s What You Need to Know About the Colonial History of (De)criminalising Homosexuality

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Angelus Morningstar discusses how the entanglement of LGBTI rights with globalization and imperialism continues to present problems in countries such as Uganda.

The Conversation About Sexism In Tech That We Should Be Having

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Why we need to find talk about this persistent problem in one of the most rapidly growing fields.

Why We Must Listen to Our Emotions (Or Else!)

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“When we face our emotions, we can learn what they are trying to tell us about what we need and value,” writes psychologist Sandy Peace.

Solo Polyamory: Isn’t That Just Dating?

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Psychologist Sandy Peace discusses the merits of solo polyamory and the virtues of making your romantic intentions explicit.

How Polyamory is Turning Patriarchy on Its Head

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Psychologist Sandy Peace discusses how polyamory can check male privilege while fostering open and honest communication among partners.

Race and Class in Harlem: A 21st Century Perspective

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It’s time to talk the right talk when it comes to combating poverty in America.

5 Things That Make the Internet Awful, And Why You Or I Might Be One of Them

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman examines one of our most dysfunctional relationships.

On Privilege Checking: The Story of My RateMyProfessors.com Chili Pepper

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History professor Oliver Lee Bateman checks the various privileges symbolized by a single flaming chili pepper.