A father is now left to raise his son alone. A sad news story from Australia.
“Australia is suffering from an empathy deficit. A deficit so deep that I fear we may never repay it.”
We’re not all winners: Kathy Wilson shares tips on how to prepare a child’s self-esteem for adult life.
Daniel Howes is running the City2Surf this year, in memory of his daughter Tricia Hope, who was stillborn.
Thok Johnson fled Sudan as a child, and was separated from his family. Now they have reunited, and Johnson has become a nurse and returned to Sudan to help his people.
The graphic photographs of Wilfred de Bruijn after being brutally beaten in a hate crime are helping make change. – Warning, this post contains graphic images.
Brett Adamson became a nurse because he wanted to help people, but he quickly discovered that as a man, you’re never just a nurse, you’re always a “male nurse.”
When Kevin Cotter’s ex-wife left, she told him he could do whatever he wanted to with her wedding dress… She probably wasn’t expecting this.
Remember when an upset win was relished by the entire student body? Mike Kasdan is sad to report that at Yale that may no longer be the case: “Thanks a lot Professor Chen!”
Ty Phillips remembers a day with his three-year-old daughter when anxiety and depression almost got the better of him.
When I read about folks hassling the bell ringers over Salvation Army policies, it’s hard not to think of it as a form of bullying.
Arthur Chu explains how there are angry nerds who have built careers on casting themselves as victims.
Erin Kelly believes there’s more to love and friendship than what society portrays.
Yes the race to see who will succeed Obama in the White House is in full swing, but polls don’t really tell us anything at this point.
Matthew Rozsa meditates on what we lost when Gabby Giffords was shot … and what we can still hope for.
James Shotwell’s look back on 2014 and the songs that had a profound impact on his life.
Writers from new anthology Blue, Too: Writing By (for or about) Working-Class Queers share why they chose to participate in such a personal project.
F. Flobo Boyce remembers neighborhood Christmases with his family.
Jordan Gray says that putting down roots doesn’t chain you down, it grounds you. —– For the past six years I couldn’t have been more of a commitment-phobe. I engaged in relationships with an obviously[Read More…]
Andrew Smiler describes how to choose a gift that will say “I Love You” in a language he’ll understand.
Why current practices in education forecast a disaster for boys.
Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year.
You Don’t Know Jack About MS™ was created for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their loved ones by Jack Osbourne, in partnership with Teva Neuroscience.
What’s the one holiday album that you could listen to anytime of the year? The one that you think is as important as any other album its creator has ever released?
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.