Who are you mis-valuing?
For 25 years, the American right wing has been pursuing a strategy designed to increase their political power, and it’s cost them their principles and basic competence.
The disgraced former member of Congress deserves acknowledgement for being willing to admit his guilt, but that’s about it.
The brewing fight over the next chair of the Federal Reserve shows the right way to go about influencing a President.
Mark Sherman feels it’s vital for his fellow liberals to pay attention to the needs of boys and young men the way they’ve long done for girls and young women.
Can you ban guns like lead paint, or is it a useless fight, like Prohibition and the War on Drugs? Noah Brand, liberal gun owner, on why he loves and owns guns.
Lots of people want to talk to Ryan Björklund about his service in Iraq, but few actually want to listen to what he has to say.
T.J. McCormack believes that if we truly want a post-racist society, both the left and the right need to drop the rhetoric and up the compassion, and meet somewhere in the middle.
Last Friday, Obama pardoned nine felons, wiping their records clean. Was this a just and thoughtful gesture, or is the president manipulating an anachronistic, ultimately harmful loophole?
“Daria laughs up at Jeff, the man she will marry, even though she’s not pregnant.” By Heidi Bell
As survivors, we often don’t feel worthy of someone believing our stories. But believe me, you deserve people who are willing to listen.
“If you make me laugh, I’ll fall in love with you,” writes N.C. Harrison.
Tim O’Connor was on a golf trip in South Africa when he saw the pair of shoes that will be forever etched in his mind as a symbol of what Mandela was fighting for.
All signs point to the minimum wage being a major issue in 2014.
Gint Aras believes it’s easy to be cool. But alternative? That’s a bit more challenging.
Scott Sonnon knows what is involved in taking a hit. And in preparing for his Tedx Talk he faced the hardest one of all.
Mark Radcliffe reminds us of the importance of communicating love
Devon Sanders asks if you’d accept the burden of knowing everything about Michael Jackson’s life to possess his talent, fame and fortune for 24 hours.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Jacob Tucker’s brother just turned 24. And it’s time Jacob told him what he really thinks about him.
Matthew Remski and Michael Stone write about the spirituality of fatherhood and family life.
For Alvin Valentine, it was a chance to fight for something other than his life. For Adam Friedman, it was a chance to face down a monster that had tormented him since childhood—fear.