Andrew Smiler speculates about how, when, and why social class can trump racism and sexism.
Narayanan Krishnan, called a companion to the forgotten, shows the world what it means to love people.
Being more stable and open with our feelings contributes to a better relationship. And a better self.
Anonymous is hacking North Korean computers and Ian Bremmer says they should be discouraged. Christian Coleman says we can’t ignore the atrocities anymore.
Scott Terry learned compassion for the hungry from a childhood of hunger. Now he gardens an urban plot to feed others.
Professor Elizabeth Rigby on the “non-poverty” poverty issues to which President Obama will likely devote his second term.
“The girl, meanwhile, slips off her clothes. The iridescent blouse and pale skirt, the stockings, the panties. No, no, you exclaim. Eat me, drink me, she says.” By Kirk Nesset
David Beckmann, president of “organized ‘give a damn’” Bread for the World, was the recipient of the 2010 World Food Prize.
Deanna Shoyer supported International Pink Day to as a way to teach her sons about he value of diversity and a show of solidarity against discrimination.
Atheism is on the rise in America. Secularism and scientific thought is creating a generation of voters with the ability to think critically about the issues. Will the popularity of disbelief give rise to a political party devoid of religious factions?
A thank you note to my bullies.
A 13 year old boy asks friends how they really felt about their parents splitting up when dad isn’t around like before.
The You Can Play campaign has brought together all the major professional sports in Australia to make their sports welcome to lesbian, gay and bisexual people.
Ever wondered what would happen if you wrote down all the seemingly brilliant ideas you come up with when you’re drunk? Lawrence Benner tries it.
Dave Lesser has his own theory regarding why babies often say one parent’s name long before the other
A young man in a hoodie deliberately drops a wallet on the ground 50 times as a part of a videotaped social experiment. How many of those 50 people do you think return the wallet to him?
We have a lot of voices on GMP. Is yours getting heard?
“I was almost killed by men with shotguns, on a raft, down a river.” Sounds like the start of a blues song to us.
Pete Louison tells passes along sage advice to his twenty-something year old kids who are about to enter the workforce.
The worst case scenario of a poor sex education is not an unhealthy sexual identity. It’s the unplanned birth of a child.
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