Iraqi artist and special needs teacher came to America for a safer life.
Gerard Richardson was recently released after spending twenty years in prison for a murder he did not commit. Was this a one time mistake or just more proof that our justice system is failing?
Lincoln Anthony Blades explains how even a man who did a horrible thing can be right about the horrors of our prison-industrial system.
Adrian Peterson played on Sunday just hours after his 2-year-old son was murdered. Phil Mushnick thinks it’s because he’s an uncaring criminal. Phil Mushnick should mind his own business.
Right-Wing blogs are claiming that we don’t care when black people kill other black people. I think we care, but we just don’t know what to do about it.
Robert Barsanti gives a eulogy for a local man killed in a hit-and-run accident—a man who, in another life, could have been him.
Are we doing good deeds out of compassion, or a selfish need to prove something to other people with photographs?
Hoodie One had a name, it was Dennis Swerlow. Hoodie Two had one as well, it was Sam Kisinski. Together they had to decide what to do with a botched kidnapping and two hostages.
Carmelo Vallone reflects on losing his first love to homicide and why he can’t talk about the Trayvon Martin verdict.
Radha Stern bravely shares the experience of losing a child, and offers hope and strength in moving forward.
David Zucker gives his opinion on the George Zimmerman trial, and on the larger problem of casual racism in America.
With dozens and dozens of couples filing suit against various states over the last few months, it was only a matter of time before the Peach State joined in.
Considered the voice of Chicago, B.O.L.D member Richard Taylor fights against the death spoken over his hometown.
We all know anger isn’t conducive to healing from abuse. But how do we stop being angry?
As the world warms, lawmakers need to enact meaningful water conservation policies.
Men are speaking up about paternity leave, but for all the protections provided by the Family and Medical Leave Act, it only provides for unpaid leave, which is simply not enough for most families.
Michael Amity notes that even one of our greatest thinkers blundered.
Watch those two guys jump off the worlds tallest building, Tower Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
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Ben Stich knows you love your kids more than you hate your ex. Here’s how you can show it.
“I was almost killed by men with shotguns, on a raft, down a river.” Sounds like the start of a blues song to us.
Pete Louison tells passes along sage advice to his twenty-something year old kids who are about to enter the workforce.
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