Justin Lamb, performing during prelims at the 2014 Individual World Poetry Slam.
Bakers, florists and doctors have done it. Indiana just passed a law to encourage it, and Arkansas threatens to do the same. This gay dad has harsh words for two who have done it recently— tried to humiliate gay families by denying them service under the guise of “religious freedom.”
Dear Phil Robertson: A moral code based upon anything other than compassion for others is not really moral. Now, ask God to forgive you for the harm you’ve caused.
It was more uncomfortable than watching guy friends saw each other naked for the first time (but also way more sweet).
Memory isn’t just a Throwback Thursday sentimental indulgence. Often it’s a backward glance that can propel us forward.
From expecting guys to pick up the tab to asking women to be “sexy” but not “sexual”, Joanna Schroeder is sick of the hypocrisy.
Patrick Roth is dad to a gay son, who is unaware how hard his dad had it in a homophobic world. Dad got his own dose of perspective when he saw a film about Alan Turing. Here are his thoughts on a world evolving.
Raoul Wieland takes a long, hard look at failure’s negative associations and how they hinder success.
Don’t blame the Internet for increasing rates of HIV in urban areas. Blame a lack of adequate sex education.
When you tell LGBT folks that they aren’t welcome, and not necessarily even safe, you’re setting your state up for failure – financially and socially. Rohin Guha explains.
Shawn Henfling lends some insight into the mind of the typical Mr. Fixit.
All is well in the home of the Burb Boys, except for a little “food fight”!
An examination of how patriarchy and its oppressive influence on our lives prevents men from loving truly.
Sometimes it’s the simple things that bring us to peace.
Alex Barnett asks, “How do we get to a place where it is the overwhelming rule (not the exception) that the few in the crowd who are different than the majority can feel comfortable and at ease and be accepted?”
Three types of funeral, three types of death, three types of reflection on our own mortality.
Human trafficking is a horrible crime. Rick Matz’ home state of Michigan is the 2nd worst in the country after Nevada (Las Vegas).
Cheating can be intoxicating, but it’s also soul-destroying. You can break the cycle.
Letting go of someone who meant so much to you, who changed you in a drastic way, is incredibly difficult — but possible!
What do you do when the only person in the conversation speaking up for women is a woman?
5 steps took Corey Jahnke from misery and blame to a life of joy and gratitude.
Sharing that I’m an ally isn’t being brave. Bravery is getting out of bed every day, never knowing whether you’ll face violence just because someone thinks you’re an “abomination.”
And so the coach stormed off in frustration…
John Legend announced this week he’s starting a multi-year campaign to end mass incarceration.
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.