Community College instructor Gint Aras responds to Tal Fortgang’s dismissal of his white privilege.
Republicans often claim that President Obama is the worst president in history but how does he really compare to the worst of the worst?
Rand Paul, Paul Ryan, and yes, Ayn Rand would rather blame poverty within our communities and low achievement in our schools on the “cultures” of those suffering from the social inequities.
In lieu of Paul Ryan’s commitment to improve life outcomes of inner city men, here are five things he would probably say to them.
Republican Congressman Paul Ryan’s attempts to blame poverty on culture show how out of touch he is with reality.
Bridgegate could end Christie’s chances for a shot at the White House, but not in the way you’d think.
North Carolina’s cuts to unemployment show that ending unemployment does not cause people to go get jobs.
Professor Warren Blumenfeld believes we aren’t challenging inequity nearly enough. Here’s his call for us to do so.
Washington is gridlocked because of very real structural reasons. More salesmanship or a new president won’t change that.
Sean Beaudoin compiles the dozen best people of the year—drawn from the avalanche of overall excellence we experienced as a culture. Also, their less impressive counterparts.
“Conditions that worked for my kid won’t be the same for yours, etc.” By Evan Lavender-Smith
In the world of sports, the word family is thrown out a lot. There’s the family you play with and the family you play for. In this week’s Sports Dump we look at families, both on the playing surface and at home.
Frank Kobola lists 12 of the stupidest reasons you are fighting with the person you love.
The answer is probably not…unless they happen to be boys.
Writer Ian Colvin really had no interest in getting down in the mud. Then he found out why he needed to. — “Can we play basketball with that big yellow ball over there, Daddy?” “I[Read More…]
Changing the school, changing the culture.
Jenny Kanevsky explains how body shaming hurts whether you hear it from others or do it to yourself.
Finding love after a breakup is hard to do; finding love after a narcissist can be even harder. Regain your sense of self and trust with these helpful steps.
The NBA is “in” on gender equality, joining the ‘Lean In Together’ Campaign on gender equality at work and at home. Are you?
Bad moods happen. The question is, how do you handle it?
Mike Berry wants to teach his sons respect. It starts with modeling.
Although Alex Barnett knows his son is Biracial, when he looks at him, he doesn’t see race.
Want to know what color that dress was? Here’s your answer.
Doyin Richards was more surprised than anyone when a simple picture of him tending to his daughters went viral. He now hopes his new mission to get the word out on good dads gets a similar reception.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.