Dr. Andrew Smiler argues that Men’s Studies is necessary and the logical complement to Women’s and LGBTQ Studies. A few weeks ago, the New York Times pondered “A Master’s Degree in…Masculinity?” The headline itself suggests the NYT is not convinced this is a good idea. Placing the article, written by Jessica Bennett, in the Fashion […]
Is it possible that the brutal attributes we deplore in men define them as “good” in a way that being kind and compassionate cannot?
13yr old Xavier Speaks to How He Feels About Violence Against Black Males
Justin Kanew calls for a new plan of action when it comes to homicidal killers: not giving them fame.
And even if so, does it actually matter? Thinking about risk and death.
Carmelo Vallone reflects on losing his first love to homicide and why he can’t talk about the Trayvon Martin verdict.
Will Weatherford, the Republican speaker of Florida’s House of Representatives, revealed on Friday that the state’s legislature will hold hearings on its infamous “Stand Your Ground” laws sometime this fall.
An emergency summit was called in Chicago at Chicago State University by the members of the Congressional Black Caucus, resulting in hundreds gathering to discuss ways to slow and work to halt urban violence.
According to official reports, Chicago police have seized more than 3,500 illegal guns during the first 6 months of this year.
David R. Dow is an attorney in Texas who has defended over 100 death row inmates over the last 20 years.
Less than a week remains before Cody Wilson releases the files that will allow people to literally print their own guns at home.
Dr. Charles H. Hennekens describes the death of so many young black men by murder as “a devastating epidemic”.
An increase in gang violence has once again garnered Chicago the title “Murder Capitol of the World.”