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When a story takes hold of, transports, and truly transforms us, it’s more than the power of connection at work. It’s seeing ourselves in the face of another.
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.
Kashif Chaudry on the true relationship between Christianity and Islam.
Human beings are clumsy, hairless monkeys obsessed with looking beautiful. How is that not funny?
Amelia knew her son might be bullied. She never imagined something like this might ever be proposed.
Bob Schwenkler on how transforming his sexual practice ended up transforming his relationship in some very unexpected ways.
With Spring comes baseball. And with baseball comes the fantasy baseball draft, a tradition steeped in geeked up male camaraderie. GMP Sports is here with another edition of Sports Explained: Fantasy Baseball, the game within the game.
Most change efforts fail to deliver results, especially when done on a large scale. Real Time Strategic Change (RTSC) gets the job done.
Does this funny video hint at a truth about your relationship? Adam LoDolce has some insights.
If you feel your child is in danger at the hands of the other parent, you need to speak up.
Patrick Sallee looks at where we need to improve ourselves if we want to make a difference.
Dr. Vibe asks a group of Black men about the pros and cons with the state of hip hop
What started out as a sexually fulfilling relationship, over time, dwindles into a legalized friendship and sexless marriage.
Allan Ishac talks about the one thing young men desperately need from fathers, mentors, and teachers.
The latest blow up involving conservative pundit Tucker Carlson shows why the conservative media can often times seems so dysfunctional.
Elite Daily’s Tilmon Keaton explains how the four remaining teams remind him of four key ingredients of success in life.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
Alex Yarde doesn’t look like someone who shaves, but oh how the BIC Flex 5 helps him get at the places he needs! #SmoothUp