Detroit Tigers Sign Miguel Cabrera for $292 Million. Meanwhile, Detroit.

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The average teacher in Detroit would have to work 5,840 years to make what baseball player Miguel Cabrera will “earn” in 10.

The Joy of Affluenza: Privilege, Race, and the Ethan Couch Case

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Michael Amity delves into privilege–a mammoth, undermentioned topic that he feels is an institutional inequity supporter.

Who Wears the Pants in the Family?

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Are the men who “wear the pants in the family” really just wearing the emperor’s new clothes?

Are Blacks Falling Further Behind Under Obama?

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Dr. Vibe hosts a discussion in which a group of men talk about the plight of Black America under Barack Obama

The New Politics Of Marriage

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Republicans are launching a major push to make marriage promotion a center piece of domestic policy.

50-Year Anniversary of LBJ’s “War On Poverty” State of the Union Address (video)

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Lyndon B. Johnson’s “War on Poverty” speech highlights the long road ahead.

Fully Unfinished Business

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As we approach 2014, Ken Goldstein has four areas of concern that are nasty, messy, murky and looming in the business world: inequality, privacy, healthcare, and government gridlock. What are yours?

The Suffering of Our Privilege

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Cameron Conaway suffered from a few days of culture shock when he arrived in Thailand, and a few months of it when he arrived back home to Pennsylvania.

Economic Disparity: When Is Enough, Enough?

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Professor Warren Blumenfeld believes we aren’t challenging inequity nearly enough. Here’s his call for us to do so.

Don’t Worry Fast Food Executives, We’ll Pay Your Bills

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Half of fast food workers rely on public assistance just to get by.

Don’t Wait for the Next Policy Issue to Be an Ally in the Fight for LGBT Equality

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Timothy Oleksiak wants to point out — It’s not just about policy.

Uncovering Ethics: When Death of the Disabled Leads to a Stalemate in the Search for Justice

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Erin Kelly believes the simple act of listening would have saved Robert Ethan Saylor’s life.

“When Is It OK to Call Someone Black?”

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“We must devise strategies to keep naming, interpreting, and confronting racism”. Beth Balliro answers a question sent to Steve Locke.

While the Train Runs

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The award-winning short film about the rail tracks slum of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Climate Change is a Social Justice Issue

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Our species is threatened. How will we respond?

“Marriage as a tradition does not belong to *them* – it belongs to an *us* that includes me. “

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This comment was by Tobias, on the post Same-Sex Marriage is Not Enough.