I’d been teaching all day, but when I met Walt I realized I had quite a bit to learn.
It is high time for a drug policy grounded in science, compassion, economics and health and human rights
Mourners, in an all-too-familiar scene, remembered Mike Brown and victims of police brutality with a vigil. To stop the need for these somber gatherings, should taxpayers demand a zero-tolerance law?
The black community is consistently disappointed at black politicians who don’t use their platform to talk about racism.
Actor Keith Wallace was face down in Philadelphia’s Love Park during his one-man, silent protest against police brutality.
Philadelphian Dan Rouse, a young black man, is angered at that footage of Mike Brown robbing a store was released to the public.
Christopher “Flood the Drummer®” Norris has never used the drumsticks awarded to him for winning the 2008 Drum-Off Store Championships. He’s considering removing them from the plastic for DrumDuel®.
Tree hugging hippie pacifist Edie Weinstein discovers that anger can be a positive emotion when used for good.
Edie Weinstein still shakes her head in wonder at the epic meeting that took place in 2oo8 as she lived a 20 year journalistic dream.
Edie Weinstein is ready to don her red shoes for a good cause along with hundreds of spike heeled men. Oh, and she’ll shave her legs for the occasion.
Bryan Reeves finds something deeply compelling about being with a woman who can take care of herself, and who enjoys allowing him to take care of her anyway.
B.K. Mullen offers a parent’s perspective on a Florida mother’s recent campaign to have “Breaking Bad” figures removed from a national toy store chain.
Maybe she has an ulterior motive, but maybe she knows you well enough to see what you can’t see.
A Nation of Sayrevilles indeed. Michael Kasdan digests the latest high school locker room hazing and abuse incident, this one in Doylestown, PA.
Taking his cue from the Gold Rush song “Oh My Darling,” Srgjan Ivanovik explores the political populism of Ebola.
The attack on the Canadian Parliament, the symbol of democracy and the heart of our nation, was a shock to the Canadian psyche, explains Tim O’Connor.
Joanna Schroeder wants to talk to you guys about “lady stuff” and why it’s funny (and sometimes not) when guys do it.
After several high profile incidents some NFL players step up with a strong message.
I lost my penis again last week. To be fair, it is that time of year, but it’s always disconcerting nonetheless.
NASCAR’s most popular driver talks about concussions, coming back, and the price of “pushing through”.
Greedy eyes are gazing at the moon glossed over with the potential of high profits from the next land of conquest.
Poet Lex Beatty shares about his life over the last year. This might be the most profoundly raw piece you will ever read regarding a man’s personal feelings about the journey to himself and his correct gender.
Can harm be done by not telling a girl she is pretty?
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
After 1000 punches, 1000 kicks, 500 knees and 500 elbows—every day— Thai Nguyen has an insight or two he’d like to share about fighting.
Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.
A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.