Philadelphia’s Decriminalization of Marijuana is the Model to Follow.

War on Drugs

It is high time for a drug policy grounded in science, compassion, economics and health and human rights

Defending Women Doesn’t Make You Less of a Man

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James Michael Sama reminds us we’ve evolved and says it’s about time we started acting human.

UN Human Rights Council Keeps up its Bad Form on LGBT Rights

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A seemingly fleeting spat over the language of “family” betrays a disturbing trend towards the erosion of rights.

People On The Move: What To Do About All The Homeless People?

Kosovo Refugees

A travel experience caused Dr. Jed Diamond to reflect on the staggering amount of refugees and displaced persons in our world today.

Ruth Ginsburg’s Hobby Lobby Dissent… As Song!

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Jonathan Mann grabbed his guitar and beautifully captured a passage from Justice Ruth Ginsburg’s 35-page dissent of the recent Hobby Lobby decision.

Justice Versus Equality, Simplified

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What does equality really look like? Does it appear any different when compared to justice?

Here’s a List of What One Guy DID NOT Buy From TARGET Today

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The easiest way to create social change is to wield your consumer power wisely. Here’s one man setting out to do just that.

Bad Jokes and Predator Psyche

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Nannette Ricaforte on the importance of understanding the links between child pornography and human trafficking.

Things Break Apart

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Cameron Conaway offers a rhythmic meditation on his time at the notorious shipbreaking yards of Bangladesh and with the desperately poor but endlessly generous people who live in the villages beside them.

How Far Should International L.G.B.T. Rights Go?

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L.G.B.T. people have become ‘The Canaries in the Mine Shaft’ for global human rights.

Sending Harvey Milk Throughout the Planet

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“Tell your immediate family. Tell friends, neighbors, people in the stores you shop in, cab drivers, everyone.”

Do You Know How Religious Texts are Used to Justify Persecution?

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Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld has compiled the evidence to show us how it is done.

From MMA Fighter to Poet and Social Justice Advocate

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Cameron Conaway talks about going from mixed martial arts to poetry and social justice, and shares key lessons about manhood that he learned along the way.

Human Rights Ignored in Prisons Around the World

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Men make up the vast majority of the global prison population and for many their human rights are violated under the name of “policy.”

LOCKED UP: Mandatory Life Without Parole

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Over 2,000 Americans are serving life sentences for drug charges. This documentary seeks to free six of them.

DISPOSABLE! “60 boys burned alive worth less than 60 girls kidnapped?”

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Unspoken Assumptions: When Men are the Dead