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.
He lost his legs, but not his attitude.
Sometimes the hardest part of coming out out is the waiting for, “What now?”. Jack Freedman shares what happened when he told his tough, ex-marine father.
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.
Al Deluise shares the one go-to phrase that you can use to fake your way through any sports-intensive conversation.
Angelus Morningstar explains how men can enjoy being promiscuous without having to resort to pick-up tactics and other behaviors that can demean their sexual partners.
It’s a big mistake to just assume that the water coming-out of a tap or hose is suitable for you, your family and friends to drink!
Steve O’Neill on giving yourself a little adventure.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
David Kanegis’s advice on stepping up your game.
Mike Stilley’s open letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell: It’s time to step down.
A simple reminder of what it is you want, just for you.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
Anne Theriault promises her young son that no matter how he expresses his gender or sexuality, she’ll stand by him.
Connected sex is what I’m after and what drives my fulfilling feelings. I get closeness from sex. I get relaxation and bonding from sex.
If Walt Whitman had lived in a different time, he might’ve written Perry Brass’s celebration of the boy in all of us.