Instead of learning how to read and write, children are training to avoid getting shot in school.
Last year was supposed to be a year of action to curb gun violence in our schools. But three weeks into the new year, statistics suggest that the problem could actually be worsening.
Funds for mental health budgets were slashed a combined $4 billion from 2008 to 2012. However, in the wake of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last December experts have watched that trend sharply reverse.
It will soon be perfectly legal, in North Carolina, for gun owners with a concealed-carry permit to “bring their weapons to playgrounds, bars, and public recreation areas.”
How do we talk honestly about the issue of male-perpetrated violence without casting masculinity as the cause? Because we know that the vast, vast majority of men are good citizens who are adding to the goodness of the world.
Boston Marathon bombing reminded Whit Honea of a conversation he had with his son after Sandy Hook, and how love overcomes fear
Senators struck a hard-fought compromise Wednesday, which may result in the most ambitious change to gun laws since 1994.
School counselor Mark Vander Ley sees the issue of gun control as a broader societal issue of individuals taking responsibility for oneself
Could it be that men are socially conditioned to defend our manhood, with violence if necessary? Could it be that mass murder is the unfortunate and rare offshoot of that same masculine defensiveness taken to it’s extreme end?
With his kids, Carter Gaddis straddles a line between regulating imaginative gun play and banning it
The US will be watching South Dakota in the next several months to see how they manage the details of this new legislation.
A small German town came up with a brilliant, peaceful and fun way to have neo-Nazis raise money against neo-Nazis.
When it comes to addressing domestic abuse and working to eradicate it, feminism has played a critical role. But we need to see the abuse of children for what it is, regardless of the abuser’s gender.
“It’s worth noting, that a man could never get away with writing about a comparable list of disgraced women.”
Ever wonder why there aren’t more Jedi?
Shawn Henfling shares what he’s learned about depression…from his own battles with depression.
Scott Lyon explains why an Uber executive’s threat to dig up dirt on journalists was more than just an unfortunate remark.
T. Michael James Gives Tips on Creating Fun Family Routines
A dad read one of his favorite childhood books to his son. The next day, he found a connection to its author, Judith Viorst. And then, this happened.
When Carrie Underwood gave a 12 year-old boy his first kiss on stage, why didn’t we question our double standards about protecting girls vs “making men” out of boys?
We all have bad days, we all stumble. But there are seven things that people who are chronically unhappy have mastered.
This year, the word “feminist” appeared—briefly—on “Time” magazine’s list of words for banning. Carly Puch wonders, “What were they thinking?”
On the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, Anthony Doubek shares why the actions of even one person matter.
On one of the worst nights of his life, this teacher’s student showed him that good kids are still out there.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
Would the words, “I do” slip as easily from your lips if “until death do I part” came with a binding “no-backsies” clause?
Through the creative use of social media, Hadfield has made space exciting for a new generations of enthusiasts.
You might expect that Bruce Lee would tell us to take on adversity with sheer force, but this wisdom he learned from his mentor taught him a better way to be strong.
Men are falling behind very quickly, but it’s easy to miss the trend if we focus on long-term data and not recent students and graduates.