My diagnosis would not hold me back. The question quickly shifted from “Why me?” to “What next?”
Democracy only works when most people vote and participate. Voting should be encouraged, facilitated, easy, and free from coercion and fraud.
The Republican agenda of massive tax cuts for the wealthy no matter what is leading to fiscal disaster in Kansas.
The historical ideologies of anti-Jewish prejudice from the 15th century to the Overland Park, Kansas Murders.
Greg Correll believes that Kansas proposed new law on corporal punishment will sanction and increase child abuse. Here’s why.
Kansas State Rep Gail Finney is pushing for a law that will allow parents and other adults of the parent’s choosing to strike their child up to 10 times. I can’t make this stuff up.
Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on the limits of tolerance in the context of the Kansas bill that would legalize discrimination against same-sex couples.
There is abundant evidence that economic despair propagates mental health problems—particularly among men.
While shopping at a Christian bookstore, N.C. Harrison encounters a cardboard cutout of Uncle Si from the Duck Dynasty show that dwarfs a similar cutout of Jesus Christ…and quickly realizes that this makes perfect sense.
Life as a missionary kid left Nate Owens without a hometown and longing for stability, bouncing between small Midwest towns and countries overseas.
Robert Nelson spent 25 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit, and would still be there if a 70-year-old court clerk had not broken the rules to help him.
Liam Day explains why the “one-and-done format” in the NCAA Tournament is the most exciting way for it to be done.
Boys may struggle in school—but it’s not an unsolvable problem. Here’s how you can help the teacher help your boy to succeed.
Norman Gold shares the challenge of parenting a child with a mental illness.
Tim Dowling has literally written the book on “How to Be a Husband” and puts a few marital myths to bed.
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I have a very modest goal for me and my white colleagues.
You can have a great long-term love, but you have to stop being terrible to each other.
“No matter what the circumstances are, you have to give people hope. You have to let them know there is light up there, … and that is what we are trying to do, too.” – Dikembe Mutombo
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A gentle, soft-spoken giant, the father of Trayvon Martin cleans stain off son’s image with a talk at PA college.
Fortunately, the US is making strides in reducing substance misuse, especially among teenagers.
Brandon Davis on where people go wrong in mixing love and lust.
About a two-and-a-half-hour drive east of Los Angeles along the Twentynine Palms Highway, a tiny intersection brings you to the town of Joshua Tree, population 7,414.
When do many boys and men lose the ability to connect with one another?
After Azul comes out to his wife – it turns out she’s gay too – he learns how to be a single dad. And then he goes to a coming out group.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.