Kalief Browder’s suicide exposes aspects of American culture we can’t, as decent humans, ignore.
We don’t like to think that our way of living is wrong, that our beliefs are untrue, that we participate in cruelty or injustice.
A man’s harassment of a female bartender inspired Sincere Kirabo to learn from women how men can help.
“The Ice Bucket Challenge should help make us aware of the political structures around us and the ways in which they are massively failing, but it shouldn’t be serve as an excuse not to be charitable,” writes economics PhD student Ben Labe.
The Hobby Lobby controversy is still relevant. A production company dropped this funny video recently skewering the arts and crafts chain.
In response to the execution of Iranian poet and activist Hashem Shaabani, Poetry Editor Charlie Bondhus reflects on privilege, writing, and poetry’s function as a tool of social change.
Every year, stories emerge that serve as a reminder that the American system of justice means injustice for too many, with some receiving little or no punishment for egregious offenses, while others receive harsh or faulty punishment for much less. Here are some of the worst injustices of 2013:
We have become a world of skeptics, dismissing the stories of our fellow human beings with dogmatic precision. We can do better.
Rich Monetti says the comical, B-movie farce is actually a brilliant piece of political commentary.
#1: Everything you do to hurt your ex hurts your kids. So don’t do it.
The man she loved broke her heart by seeking comfort from another woman. Here’s how she healed. — When I took my vows, I meant every word of them. The problem was somewhere along the line[Read More…]
James Robbie writes about the joys of surfing and the greater force behind the powerful waves.
The trick to being cool is realizing that there is no trick.
We believe a culture of consent goes far beyond the power of yes, and far beyond the scope of sexuality. What do you think?
Our baby Boy in the Burbs really adores his dad. If for no other reason, he is SO flexible!
You can live your life or coast through it on auto-pilot. It starts with getting honest. — “Your biggest risk isn’t failing, it’s getting too comfortable.” Dropbox CEO Drew Houston It is time to wake[Read More…]
With bombs exploding around him, this brave cellist honored his city’s gunned-down residents and national treasures.
A small, Jewish woman and a sturdy black man over six feet tall have a lot in common, “human beings must rescue themselves.”
“Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.” –Mike Singletary ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world[Read More…]
Separation of parents is rough, but if you can’t find a way to be there for your children, it will impact their lives one way or another.
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