How to Reduce Mass Shootings: Teach Young Men Philosophy

Jessicah Lahitou looks back on stats on gun ownership and gun violence and wonders if what we need is a new approach to tackle the violence.

Superheroes: Allegories or Entertainment?

Are there life lessons to be learned from superheroes?

Is There A Moral Center In Our Brain?

Some argue that morality is everywhere, or maybe nowhere, in our brain.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Mary B. Sellers reminds we are all complex individuals encompassing both dark and light.

Why Are We Expected To Root For Torture?

If it were just one movie or TV show, we could dismiss it. But it’s a consistent trope across many different stories. Why?

McDonald’s Wage Hike Stems From Evolving Views on Morality, Politics and Economics

The fast-food chain’s surprise decision to lift its workers’ wages stems from a mix of morality, economics and politics.

Is Statutory-Rape Less Serious When the Victim is Male?

A teacher–someone society tells you to trust, someone who looks out for your well-being, someone you have repeatedly been told to obey. Someone to have sex with?

‘It’s Warm Here by the Moral Fire’

It’s warm here by the moral fire—there’s a community of people there, a culture, a set of values—and when you take a moment together to look at where true north is, the decision-making comes easy.

Why Our Kids Need to Get Back to Love Instead of the New “A-B-Cs” of Sunday School

Caleb Woods looks back to a day when the values in Christian Churches were a lot simpler. He wants our kids to return to the same message about Love that he learned.

What I Learned From My Hit and Run

In the aftermath of a traffic accident, Jon Harrison is struck by where his focus was and where it needs to be.

An Affair to Unremember: My First and Only One-Night Stand

Jonathan Buzin wishes one night of his life had never happened, and he shares what he learned to spare others his pain.

The National Football League: Too Big To Fail?

Michael Kasdan wonders what will happen as morality continues to collide with the sports entertainment complex we call The National Football League. Do fans care enough to really care?

Rewriting Our Sexual History

Randall Frederick looks at why individuals, even entire communities, rewrite history to conform with their ideology.

The End of Racism (Thank You Donald Sterling)

Jackie Summers reminds us that racism didn’t start as a moral problem. It started as an economic one.

“Have we become obsessed with skeleton’s in everyone’s closets?”

This comment by SpyralBound on the post Cheering on the Bully and the Killer: Is That Entertainment?

The Good Men Project: We Aren’t Just For Good Men

GMP executive editor James Stafford on what a cruddy guy like him is doing in a nice place like this.