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.
Tamir Rice’s killing is an opportunity for honest dialogue about discretion from police and citizenry.
Aaron W. Voyles discusses his season’s thanks and his struggles with thank you’s.
In the aftermath of the Ferguson decision, The Saints Benjamin Watson is angry, frustrated, fearful, embarrassed, sad, sympathetic, offended, confused, introspective, hopeless, hopeful, and encouraged.
This year, Billy Flood’s Thanksgiving was defined by his father’s wisdom.
Dave Kanegis offers some simple exercises to help you bring your whole self to dating.
Alex Barnett shares the truth about toddler-parenting: There are no breaks. No timeouts. No commercials. You just go and go and go.
It’s true that that the car service company Uber has done some questionable things, but it’s also advancing liberals priorities.
If you’ve been reading through the evidence that was presented to the grand jury in the case of the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO and feel like a few things are off, this Young Turks broadcast may solidify what’s sitting wrong with you.
A Thanksgiving drive and a return to his city reminded Mike Iamele how important home is.
Bob Marrow reflects on defending Ronald “Blood” Peak, the enforcer for Frank Lucas.
Brandon Greene shares a poem dedicated to his son about growing up as a black man.
A man’s brave journey from childhood abuse to self love, redemption and hope. As told by Christian M. Lyons.
If a friend told you, “Even you know that an adopted child will never feel the same as one you gave birth to,” what would you say? Here is one dad’s answer.
Jeff Bogle finds that with Amex Membership Rewards®, he can just keep on giving.
There are some things worse than death and they can be overcome simply by thinking about… death.
Nick Pavlidis reflects on his marriage and calls out three crucial truths about being married that any newlywed should realize sooner than later.
Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).