His murder gave life to perhaps to most lively and sustained debate on racial profiling.
Dr. Warren Blumenfeld discusses how minority groups in the US live with the constant fear of random and unprovoked violence directed against them simply on account of their social identities.
Denene Millner recounts the story of the 11 year-old boy who was held at gunpoint by cops… for building a treehouse in his own back yard.
More than 50 years after the death of Emmit Till, Reuben Jones says blacks men and boys are safer in Afghanistan than on the streets of America.
Dr. Vibe has a discussion with Yolanda Young, who believes that a number of black parents are overreacting to a post by George Zimmerman and Micheal Dunn.
Lincoln Anthony Blades explains that When an innocent and unarmed Black man is gunned down by a white man, African Americans aren’t even allowed to express anger at the senseless killing.
The idea of seeing ANYONE take out the collective frustration of all right-thinking people everywhere out on that dude is kinda appealing, isn’t it?
Rebecca Carroll was adopted by white parents, and saw the world through their eyes. Now, as the mother of a son who is black, she is seeing the reality of race in a whole new way.
Mainstream views about black maleness suggest that audiences simply do not have a clue about the experiences of black men.
It would be nice if some of the people that told us to stop criticizing George Zimmerman earlier this year would tell us what they think about him now.
The recall of two state legislators in Colorado did not end gun control, but it should be a wake up call for its advocates.
Even George Zimmerman’s own legal defense team has publicly spoken out against his decision to visit the Kel-Tec facility.
Suffice it to say that she was easy to spot, being the only white face in the building, apart from the swarm of media, panting for a quote, just outside.
Unnecessary things are like USB ports.
In Philly, wide-ranging police reforms submitted in the year following Ferguson’s unrest. During a conversation on race and policing months ago with Democratic nominee for Mayor of Philadelphia, Mr. Jim Kenney, there were no cameras[Read More…]
Bright light outdoors stimulates the release of the retinal transmitter, dopamine, which has a protective effect.
Want to know how to talk to a man at a bar without coming across as a creep?
As the great Andalusian summer heat builds, the once vibrantly alive Spring meadows turn to straw and dust.
How did we become so hypocritical that violent images are OK, but pictures of mothers breastfeeding their children are outlawed?
Alone at 57, a man makes new rules for living a positive, fulfilling life.
When animals wander we call them free range. But when minds wander we call it ADD?
Dr. Steven Hanley on “Stand by Me” and male friendship.
If the next five years of your life are the same as the last five years, will you be okay with that? — That question grabbed my attention so tightly I nearly choked on my[Read More…]
“Would I have it in me to be the kind of mother that didn’t degrade or diminish his masculinity, but teach him that it can be a powerful tool for positivity, change and equality?”
Aaron Tang writes the rules for virtual relationships.
Why what we are doing here is so important.