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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.
Cheating can be intoxicating, but it’s also soul-destroying. You can break the cycle.
Letting go of someone who meant so much to you, who changed you in a drastic way, is incredibly difficult — but possible!
5 Steps took Corey Jahnke from misery and blame to a life of joy and gratitude.
Sharing that I’m an ally isn’t being brave. Bravery is getting out of bed every day, never knowing whether you’ll face violence just because someone thinks you’re an “abomination.”
And so the coach stormed off in frustration…
John Legend announced this week he’s starting a multi-year campaign to end mass incarceration.
Thou shalt not invoke the name of your god to oppress others
“Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for[Read More…]
Sadly, marriage has lost much of its meaning in today’s society.
Change your story, and you’ll change your life. — *There is an audio version below* This headline alone is probably making some of you cringe. You think, “Not another self-help dude that’s selling unicorns and[Read More…]
What do you do when the only person in the conversation speaking up for women is a woman?
Have you seen the Britt McHenry video?
A new study has suggested the answer is one hour a day. But that might not be right for everyone.
“We will be known by the tracks we leave behind… ”
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.