How President Obama Spoke To All of Us on the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday

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President Barack Obama spoke in Selma, AL on the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday. His words were about, and for, all us.

Listen To President Obama Relate to a Young Man About Growing Up Without a Dad

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It’s always moving to hear two men relate, man-to-man, on something emotional. Even more so when one is the President of the United States.

Let’s Change Politics: The Politician Random Accountability Test

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Time for a change in American Politics? Mark Goulston gives us an idea.

‘My, Oh My, President Obama, I Do Declare!’

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Mark Goulston, on leadership and President Obama’s State of the Union Address.

Masculinity, Terrorism and Charlie Hebdo

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If you don’t want the fallout of a confused and pathological masculinity, don’t create it in the first place.

How to Fan the Flames of Your Relationship…And Watch All Five Football Games This Weekend

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Do want to increase the fire that burns between you and your loved one? Do you want to do it without sacrificing the desire to watch the NFL Divisional Playoff games and Monday’s College Football National Championship game? This is your step-by-step guide to doing both.

Ferguson is not a Special Case

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Three social facts guarantee it won’t be long before the nation’s attention focuses on another divided community that yet again reveals the permanence of racism.

When Everything is Labeled Broken, Do Broken People Ensue?

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I gave up hope years ago. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing.

No Child Left Behind and Common Core—Are They Working?

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No Child Left Behind may not be meeting the needs of the many, only the few. Christian Lyons explores this disparity.

They say it’s a GOP Wave. Hope You’re a Good Swimmer

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Many Americans voted to give control of both house of congress to the Republican party. Time will tell if this was a wise choice on their part.

John Oliver Debates Minimum Wage. Living Wage Anyone?

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The federal minimum wage has not been adjusted since 2009 and does not provide a living wage for full time work. Time to fix it?

Safe from ISIS? Yes or NO, Panic is never the Answer!

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With terror groups sophisticated use of social media and misinformation, panic and overreaction are not valid options. Measured, informed and solid security measured are.

Do More Americans Want a More Active U.S. in World Affairs?

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With ISIS becoming a growing threat and potential global destabilizing force, should The U.S. take a leadership role, as part of a large international effort, to defeat it?

ISIS. The next big US Middle East War?

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Should America lead the fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria and can we live with the consequences if we don’t?

The Promise of Africa and Its Importance to US

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With its wealth of natural and human resources, economic engagement by us/world in Africa will bring about prosperity and help solve poverty and wars.

How much of the CIA Torture Report should be Made Public?

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This is a fight for the Integrity, Credibility and Soul of America and what we stand for.