What We Have Here is an Epic Parenting Fail

It really is this simple. Prejudice has to be taught; it is not an inherent condition.

Why It Took Me 19 Years to Meet a Black Man

My first conversation with a black man occurred at the age of 19.

Sneaky Ways Racism Persists

Really they aren’t so sneaky if you’re looking for them, but most of us don’t want to see what’s there.

Male Privilege, the Girl Card, and Penis Envy in a Land Run By Men

While traveling on Africa’s road less traveled, he learned about male privilege from her “penis envy.”

When the Tempest in the Teapot Is You

What they have faced is not as difficult as what their parents went through, or their parents before them. Prejudice has been around a while.

Changing the Lens: A Global Look at Disability and Education

This video shows what can happen when we widen our world-view of education and disability, and realize that they go hand-in-hand.

A Personal Awakening on Racism in America

Donald Trump’s initial refusal to disavow David Duke reveals the prevalence of racism in America.

Paul Ryan Needs a U.S. History Refresher Course

Brush up on your history; Republican DO have a history of bigotry and playing on people’s prejudices.

What if Times Don’t Get Better Than This?

Shinobi Ninja asks “what if time’s don’t get no better than this?” But the infectious music seems to insist they will. We will make it so.

The Vile Way Gay Men Were Portrayed to the Public in 1960

Fifty-six years ago gay men did not dream of marriage equality. They dreamed simply to not be portrayed as monsters. See what we mean in this film warning “boys beware.”

The Woman Escorted From the Trump Rally for Standing as a Muslim

“I have the sincere belief that if people got to know each other one on one, they would stop being afraid of each other.” Rose Hamid

Sounding Off on ‘Purity’ Parents Who Want to Keep LGBT Information Out of Sex Education

Our schools’ sex education curriculums are, on the most part, woefully out of date. When the Omaha Public School System set out to do something about it, they were besieged by conservative interest groups in a highly offensive way. Rob Watson sounds off about the spectacle that ensued.

Are Dogs More Decent Than People?

Barbara Abramson thinks humans can learn a few lessons from man’s best friends.

Shutting Down Homophobic Language in a Southern Classroom

During her second week in a Mississippi classroom, Alexa Espinal had to decide how to handle anti-gay language in a Deep South middle school.

Sorry, Kid. Don’t Want You. You’re Gay.

Or bi, or questioning, or trans, or queer, or lesbian, or something else that “doesn’t fit”.

Quick Note: ‘Reverse Racism’ Doesn’t Exist

Reverse racism doesn’t exist. Here’s why.