Obama was right about the Crusades, but his point says a lot more about anti-Muslim violence today.
Yesterday was the International Transgender Day of Remembrance. If you missed it, you were likely not alone. Here is one man’s testimony why it was important and worth your attention.
A satirical article in a skateboarding magazine brings up the question…should jokes about gay men be used to grab media attention?
Erin Kelly looks at a series of ads intended to help people learn to be more comfortable interacting with folks with disabilities, and to help nurture empathy.
Kozo Hattori believes the rampage shooting at UCSB was more than just a hate crime against women, it was also a hate crime against Asian-Americans.
Kevin Williamson of the National Review wrote an article calling Laverne Cox a man. Here’s why he’s so very wrong.
“I am a person of color and I am gay, and I live within a LGBTQ community that seems to not be able to reconcile that.”
Alan Chambers is shutting down his “pray away the gay” program and asking for forgiveness. But he still believes that homosexuality is a sin.
On Thursday, the Delaware State Senate approved a bill to add gender identity to the state’s hate crimes and non-discrimination laws, but there has already been serious backlash from conservatives.
What makes someone like Dzhokhar Tsarnaev vulnerable to radicalization? A Muslim American parent of two young men asks a question that strikes close to home.
Heather N investigates the ways in which calling rapists “evil” only serves to prevent us from making the changes necessary to prevent rape from happening.
When a man can’t soothe his woman’s anxieties, he has failed to protect her. And in our culture of masculinity, failed men are expendable.
Brandon Ferdig is incredulous that the extended trailer for ‘Innocence of Muslims’ is responsible for riots in the Middle East.
Jeffrey Hartinger tells the truth about dealing with bigotry and its endless microaggressions: no matter how tough you are, it doesn’t get any easier.
Pussy Riot’s battle in Russia has revitalized the political backbone of the punk community, but it has also transcended punk.
You’re reading with the hopes that this is one of those bait-and-switch sensational articles, right?
A great baseball player on the field, a great person off the field. Derek Jeter is doing it right.
True freedom start with getting honest with yourself. — Transparency is not easy, and admitting that I was my biggest obstacle is very painful. It has taken time, thought, and the willingness to challenge myself[Read More…]
Philadelphians who represent a wide variety of professions and communities have been tapped by Mayor Nutter to join the Community Oversight Board.
Are your kids’ nightmares keeping you up at night?
Lovers are much easier to come by, of course… Best friends, on the other hand… they’re called “best” friends for a reason. They’re incredibly difficult to, if not impossible, to replace.
Five signs it’s time to end the relationship
Humans, like other animals, are shaped by the places they inhabit, both individually and collectively.
The life expectancy of a child born in a wealthy country today could well be 100 years. By the end of the century, the populations of many of those countries could have median ages above 65.
A boy remembers the day his father took him fishing.
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Wellcast reminds us not to let connective technology rob us of real life experience.
Intimacy expert Allana Pratt says the #1 key to communicating after an affair is to speak in a way the other can hear.
How can we best support our sons as they grow in their independence?
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.