Xenophobia in politics and race based hate is firmly rooted in US history and on the rise today.
The historical ideologies of anti-Jewish prejudice from the 15th century to the Overland Park, Kansas Murders.
Rob Watson considers the effects that Fred Phelps and his church have had on the gay rights movement.
According to the National Coalition for the Homeless’ new report, these attacks are “believed to be motivated by the perpetrators’ bias against homeless individuals or their ability to target homeless people with relative ease.”
David Zucker gives his opinion on the George Zimmerman trial, and on the larger problem of casual racism in America.
The graphic photographs of Wilfred de Bruijn after being brutally beaten in a hate crime are helping make change. – Warning, this post contains graphic images.
While in lockdown, poet and prisoner Spoon Jackson flies in his mind’s eye, witness to freedom and injustice.
Jackie Summers asks us to ignore, for a moment, the fact that threatening the life of a president is treason.
A stunning video from ormer Skinhead Arno Michaelis speaks about the Sikh Temple shooting, the origins of hate, and how we all can look inside ourselves to learn how to break free from hate.
Lauren Hale condemns a prank allegedly committed by Mitt Romney on a fellow student, but asks us to consider whether a grown man should be held responsible for the acts of his teenage years.
Jon Lovitz took to Twitter to share photographs of the abuse being endured by a friend’s daughter at the hands of anti-semitic bullies.
Joanna Schroeder suggests that regardless of whether Shaima Alawadi’s murder was a Hate Crime, her death is still socially and culturally relevant.
Nicole Johnson wonders if the excess of excessive disturbing headlines lately means that humans are losing their goodness.
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One idea she’d never entertained showed Hilary Lauren how “real love” works — and kept her from sabotaging another relationship.
Ever since the invention of the printed word, academics have been arguing about the proper place of technology in teaching.
You start out with a very 1980’s desk and BOOM! That’s progress for you.
Revising an old “Ideal Partner” list sparked realizations of the difference between conscious love and the scripted love we learn from books and movies.
The truth about using relationships to ‘fix’ yourself…
Shawn Doyle has been running his own profitable business for 12 years, and he’s learned a few things about making it happen.
How a poor-man mindset leads to not only material poverty, but to crimes against yourself and others.
10 things you might not know your smartphone can do.
Being a dad is never easy, but you don’t have to look back on your little girl’s childhood with regret.
After two years filled with physical and emotional pain, Alex Brennan shares what he’s learned, much of it by accident.
Lina Acosta Sandaal on how to share the load as parents.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
As technology moves at a pace we’ve never experienced before, it’s becoming much easier to understand the impulse to scorn progress.
There are some things worse than death and they can be overcome simply by thinking about… death.
Nick Pavlidis reflects on his marriage and calls out three crucial truths about being married that any newlywed should realize sooner than later.
Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).