When’s A Guy Good Enough?

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A cab driver presents a rhetorical question and warns us about the dangers of higher education for men.

Sex Education, Please

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The worst case scenario of a poor sex education is not an unhealthy sexual identity. It’s the unplanned birth of a child.

Affluenza: Plagued With the Complexion for the Protection

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Those who are afflicted by it show no sense of urgency to be cured.

In The Footsteps of a King: How Raphael G. Warnock is Keeping Martin Luther King Jr’s Dream Alive

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr once spoke for a voiceless nation and now, once again, impoverished Americans are finding themselves in need of a voice to defend them and speak on their behalf. Dr. Raphael G. Warnock may be that voice.

The Myth and False Lesson of Independence

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Why are we afraid of teaching young people how they relate to the network of human interaction? Why do we value our independence over our dependability?

K.I.N.D.: Kids In Need of Desks. We Can Help—Easily!

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A small token for us makes a huge difference for them and improves the world for all of us

Drive Less, Save Your Soul

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Jackson Bliss explains why driving, social disconnection and cultural narcissism are all interconnected

How Mentoring Breaks the Cycle and Changes the Future for America’s Young Black Men

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Stephen Powell, Executive Director of Mentoring USA shares how mentoring lets young black men know that we, as a community and as a society, are invested in them and their success.

Comparison Fail: Enslaved American Child vs. Enslaved Thai Child

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A recent photo-gone-viral (and the comments it generated) shows we’ve got a long way to go when it comes to understanding slavery and the needs of children.

Who Is Ayn Rand Paul Ryan?

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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.

5 Things Paul Ryan Wishes He Could Say To Lazy “Inner City Men”

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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.

Paul Ryan’s Broken Culture

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Republican Congressman Paul Ryan’s attempts to blame poverty on culture show how out of touch he is with reality.

What Paul Ryan Gets Wrong About Inner City Men

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I agree with Paul Ryan, there’s a culture problem, but it’s his, not ours.

The March of India: Living in the Shadow of a Disability

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Erin Kelly, a writer with cerebral palsy, explores the impact of the thousands of disabled Indians who protested in New Delhi for the right to be counted as equal.

“Children have a right to a stable loving relationship with both parents…”

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This comment by trey1963 on the post What About the Fathers?

“Yeah, Mr. Perkins and his fellow billionaires are horribly persecuted and denigrated in our society.”

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This comment by JohnH on the post Dear Mr. Perkins: It’s Not Kristallnacht