Sometimes we learn the hardest truths in unexpected ways.
In paying tribute to Simon Rodia, the Italian-American builder of the L.A. Watts Towers, William Kelley Woolfitt offers a compelling meditation on the ties that bind brothers together.
What’s it like to be a mid-life, divorced dad looking for something new and good? David Raether is hopeful.
Here’s to the ingenuity of the unrestrained young mind. And also to the filmmaker, Nirvan, who organized a movement to give the little boy the awesomest day of his life.
Dads & Families has a new editor, but you should still read the site. Meet Whit Honea and take a look through the dad lens. No refunds.
The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, known for systemic racial profiling, has sicced dogs on minorities at an increasing rate over the past nine years.
Despite all of the suffering, and the long and often seemingly hopeless battle that the Moapa Paiutes have waged against the Reid-Gardner plant, theirs is not just a story of an underprivileged community being exploited by a big company.
Cully Perlman shares his desperate attempt to break his Korean mother-in-law of her old-school eating habits. (You’ll be hungry after reading this.)
Demonstrations in support of Trayvon Martin grew in both size and intensity Sunday night as protesters in some of America’s largest cities continued expressing their anger at the acquittal of George Zimmerman.
Dennis Danzinger already knew what it’s like to be married to a woman who is the ex-wife of a convicted murderer. And then along came Katie Couric.
Patrick Caneday didn’t know what he was missing, growing up without a father around, until he became a father, himself.
Does our childish behavior make us bad parents? William Lucas Walker shares a snapshot of his own experience.
There are risks of increasing restrictive residency rules for sex offenders while reducing their access to resources, and monitoring.
Christopher Stephen Soden paints a picture of sensual satisfaction in this quiet poem.
Alex Yarde heard the story of a young man who found a “ghost” of his father in an old Xbox, and it reminded him to appreciate even the smallest moments with his kids.
Just make sure you have friends that will stay your friends after being tricked out of money.
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A drum solo tribute to black men and boys brutalized by police.
Qasim Rashid challenges the order by the ISIS to mutilate the genitals of all women and girls.
Shaun Williams challenged men to bring their ‘A’ game to places besides work and competition.
Forcefully removing that which we have no right to remove.
We all know relationships are hard work, but they’re not supposed to be hell. These 21 tell-tale signs spell perdition for even the most committed couples.
Author Joe Carter speaks on how violence against black males is wiping out some family bloodlines
Don’t be fooled by their photos, their profile statements, or their fluent email banter. Go for the face-to-face meeting with as little hassle and energy as possible.
Charles J. Orlando documents the reasonings behind the actions of unfaithful men.
Tony the Tiger: Dude’s grrr-eat. What’s not to love?
This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
What does it look like to the other person when you can’t put your phone down while having a conversation? This video nails it.