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.
When his young son asks for a doll for his birthday, a father reacts in the most appropriate, masculine way.
Rick Sanchez utilizes the inexact time just before “lights out” where the most interesting conversations happen with his daughter.
Andy Schulkind on viewing a rather humiliating and horrible example of how to treat your employees.
Kris Bigalk moves from the earthbound to the cosmic in this devastatingly beautiful lyric poem.
Do online dating sites REALLY want you to find love? Charles Orlando explains why not.
The effects of alcohol vary considerably between different people. The Conversation checks it out.
A fling is the sparkly honeymoon period, an electrifying crush, charged with dinner dates, booze and sex.
What little I know about how to entertain, I learned from my dear friend Janice. She has always, for me, exemplified Castiglione Cool.
This comment was by trey1963 on the post “Gay or Straight: 5 Ways Men Struggle With Their Masculinity.”
Nature never tires of selfless giving, and once more I find myself close to water as the fierce Calima heat builds and builds from distant Saharan lands.
Storms can wear you down, but these miseries can also allow you to view the amazing positives circling your life.
Being involved in your child’s education is imperative for their success.
Active families need active solutions to the inevitable encounters with poison ivy.
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.