Let’s replace our heroes with ideas.
The world now demands a maturity of America that we may not be able to achieve. ~ Dr. Martin Luther King
An overlooked variable of Martin Luther King Jr.’s success was his unique ability to mindfully use his strong emotions rather than be used by them.
Newly discovered recordings of Dr. King reveal rare insights on how his trip to Africa influenced his life, teachings and philosophy.
Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream, and we’re still dreaming it. Now is not the time to say we can’t make this dream come true.
On MLK Day 2014, John Lash asks us to fully realize the profound power of our daily actions both to change ourselves and to change others.
Tom Matlack gives a very personal account of Civil Rights in a time and place where not much was civil–Mississipi, 1964
On the 45th anniversary of his death, Deborah A. Lott describes the reaction to the assassination of Bobby Kennedy: in the Ambassador Hotel where he was scheduled to speak, and in the days and years after.
“Move down into the inner resources of [your] own soul and sign with pen and ink of self-assertive manhood [your] own Emancipation Proclamation.”
Geoffrey Philp is a political activist who is dedicated to exonerating Marcus Garvey. Here’s his story.
Caveat emptor! What your mother never told you about being in a relationship but, Dr. Steve will.
Ryan Williams-Virden explains how denying the truth about whiteness is standing in the way of progress against racism.
A parent of a finicky eater turns to ‘Dear Dad’ for advice on how many meals to offer a child with a particular palate.
“Perfectionism” has probably never been listed as a cause of death because it doesn’t kill the person you are, it kills the person you could be.
When you surrender to something bigger than yourself, you open the door to change and transformation. You step into the world of transcendence.
Jordan Gray says that you can save yourself years of frustration, heartache, and confusion by adopting this one relationship practice.
At first, Lisa Zabaldo expected her husband to be a carbon copy of herself in terms of raising their kids. Here’s why it was a bad idea.
How a cancer diagnosis can help to raise happy, healthy boys.
For entrepreneur Patrick Whaley, a life threatening gunshot wound wasn’t a set back. It served as motivation to fulfill his longtime dream.
What makes a good man? Yasmina Blackburn reflects on how perspectives can shape the views about men.
Unnecessary things are like USB ports.
In Philly, wide-ranging police reforms submitted in the year following Ferguson’s unrest.
Why what we are doing here is so important.