Take Us Off The Pedestal, Please: Women Can Be Just As Evil As Men

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‘Gone Girl’ is a reminder of a fact society has long had a hard time grasping: Moral depravity knows no gender.

A Professional Man in a Secular World Collides with God

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Agnostic Jerry Martin had a vivid encounter with a personal God. Then he pondered his options: spiritual counselor, psychiatrist, or just keep quiet?

Yes to Inner Darkness

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Jacob Winkler realizes acceptance is the key to grace.

I Cheer for the Bad Guys

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Jason Buch on the appeal of movie villains.

This Is Rage 1: In Tres Partes Divisa Est

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“Silicon Valley parties are notoriously dour.” So begins This is Rage. We will be serializing the book, chapter by chapter. This is chapter one.

On Paula Deen and the Pervasiveness of Racism

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Crucifying Paula Deen for her racism is a way of denying our own.

When Bad Men Do Good Things

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Can people be so tainted that even when they do a good deed, it somehow isn’t?

Stolen: A Letter from a Prisoner Serving Life without Parole

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Spoon Jackson does not define himself as a murderer, but by what he has done in the days since. How do you see him?

Keeping our Past a Secret

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You must deal with your past, or eventually it will deal with you.

When “Forgive” Is An Abuse Trigger

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For some child abuse survivors, forgiveness is a path to healing. For others, being pressured to forgive only makes things worse. Don’t assume that you know which is which.

Just Doing My Job

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Justin Cascio’s life has been changed by the writers who reveal their own lives—and the taboos of our society.

“Conversation is always a good thing. Ignoring a problem has never resulted in a solution.”

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This comment was by John Weeast, on Tom Matlack’s post This Much I Know To Be True

Bushmaster Rifles Has Been Running The Most Evil Ads I’ve Ever Seen

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How do you defend your fragile masculinity? With a gun! Prepare to throw up in your mouth.

Toy Soldiers, Real Guns

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Poet Robert Peake asks us to look at war, nihilism and love to start the healing.

How Much Truth, How Soon?

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What knowledge do you shield your kids from, and why?

Is Morality Relevant? Commenter ‘The Wet One’ Responds to Tom Matlack

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GMP commenter ‘The Wet One’ responds to Tom Matlack’s post ‘What Does Male Evil Look Like?’