We see religion and sports converge time and time again. But should they really go hand-in-hand?
Margaret Rhee elegizes the Gaza dead in a prose poem of remarkable tenderness. Blending the personal and political, she questions “The difference between wound and womb…Palestinian and Israeli…You and me.”
Dr. Jana Craft has been inspired by a fellow parishioner; his worship has stirred her heart (and made her a bit jealous, too).
A crazily inspiring 3 minute reminder–we all drink from one global well, we are made of water and a countdown to 3pm, March 22, 2014.
Jacob Max Winkler sees how celebrity worship leaves the human connection out of the equation. It’s time to change the way we love our stars.
If any disciple will simply practice kindness, he will soon attain Supreme Perfect Enlightenment.
For Jacob Winkler, written prayer can be a powerful emotional reset button, ushering in focus, compassion and even bliss.
Can we talk about sex differences?
Teen boys get an awfully bad rap these days… but these two opposing teams are trying to set that straight.
Jarrett Neal considers that familiar rite of passage from childhood to adolescence–the boys’ locker room.
A collection of the best of our youth sports coverage.
Voting isn’t the end all be all; nor will it mitigate the issues overnight that cause frustration. It will, however, create leverage for communities, and that’s a powerful component to any negotiation.
Can we fashion a new understanding of mental illness that will improve lives?
Lust is primal; love is romantic. People who have been both in love and lust can often distinguish between the two more clearly than those who haven’t.
Indian anti-Rape and free speech voices are trending at #IndiasDaughter
In this new video, Girl Pants Productions demonstrates, in under two minutes, just how ridiculous anti-gay comments sound.
How about something good to read? Maybe someone new to follow? See what we’re recommending to add something to your day.
Jesse Kornbluth suggests if you are going to binge-watch Kevin Spacey, watch Margin Call.
Is it the end of an era?
Success should feel natural. Life should feel natural to you. Because you’re the one living it.
How many of these have you heard before? Ken Page has antidotes for these toxic half-truths.
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.