What Happened When a Young Girl Invited President Obama to Dine With Her LGBT Family

A little girl writes to President Obama and invites him to dinner. She never expected this to happen.

‘It’s Obama’s Fault,’ in Rhyme

It’s Obama’s fault for increasing interest rates,
And for shifting economic tectonic plates.

Big Boys do Cry: Why Obama Was Right to Shed Tears Over Dead Children

Bernard Capp on the importance of sentimentality in the political sphere.

Guns, Biden, and the New BFD Moment in America

President Obama and Vice President Biden spoke directly to the American people this week about the realities and rhetoric surrounding the conversation about guns and the Second Amendment.

Obama Doing What he can, Congress Must Run with Baton

“Maybe we could try to stop one act of evil, one act of violence.”

Obama’s Speech on Gun Background Checks Divides but Fails to Conquer

Matt Sweetwood agrees on the middle ground approach the President took on gun control. He wishes it had been more alliance building than partisan, however.

Creating a Practical Path to Reintegration

A mayor’s mentor initiative for the formerly incarcerated. Helping people live productive lives. It’s good for everyone.

Call For Submissions: Ethics and Social Justice

The Good Men Project Social Justice and Ethics Team wants to hear from you: What makes a candidate Presidential?

Why I’m Running for President (and Why You Should Too)

Jeremy McKeen has one chance to run for the President of the United States, and he’s going for it.  — Thank the Founding Fathers and Mothers for a long American campaign season. This gives the people and media enough time to fall in love with, cover and analyze, and then forget the very people who think […]

Why Donald Trump Doesn’t Have The Guts To Really Run For President

Matthew Rozsa explains why Donald Trump isn’t really going to run for president.

The Hidden Face Behind the Confederate Flag

The failure to target the malignancy of racism both smacks of Dorian Gray avoiding his portrait in the attic and carves fresh blemishes amongst those caused by the malignancy itself. Quentin Lucas shows us how.

US President Obama Turbo Charges Investment In Clean Energy Innovation

Anthony Horton on the newest announcement concerning clean energy.

Soldiers Are Not Our Only Heroes

Shawn Henfling thinks we can all agree that Irena Sendler was a hero, but is consensus required?

International Politics–Weekly Round Up

Several important political developments are happening around the world.

I Paid For This. Where’s My Seat?

Shawn Henfling discusses the disturbing but age-old trend of public funding for private sports venues.

An American Liberal on the Israeli Elections

Julie France discusses the seemingly unbridgeable divide currently separating the Israeli left from the Israeli right.