I have a very modest goal for me and my white colleagues.
Inspired by Black History Month, Sydney Leroux, the multiracial rising star of US Women’s National Soccer Team, opened up about her own racial identity: “There is no more normal . . . we are all just people floating around the universe.”
As a White dad with a Biracial son, Alex Barnett wants to know, “How can you have an open and honest conversation about race if people can’t get beyond their own racism?”
If Barack Obama sounds cautious when he talks about issues of racial justice, it’s because he really doesn’t have much of a choice.
Raoul Wieland reviews Michael Kimmel’s ‘Manhood in America’ and explores the evolving and expanding definition of masculinity.
Alex Barnett thinks it’s time for Disney to ” let go” of institutional biases against people of color and embrace the rising number of minority and multiracial people.
Gary Almeter hears a song being whistled, and his reaction forces him to confront assumptions about others…and himself.
Peter Putnam offers an image of hope and growth in the midst of a time marked by destruction and hate.
Anthony Carter challenges the idea that being color-blind is the best way to improve society and bring about equality.
Black Man Faces Federal Charges for Threatening Darren Wilson. KKK Leader Who Made Threats: Never Arrested.
Greg White may not have the cojones to wear a skirt, but he’s certainly free to think about it.
Trish Everett offers two keys to moving on when a relationship is over.
Empathy, Aggression and the One Rule for Boys
How can Amazon.com produce a show as inclusive as “Transparent” and yet run a discount program that argues that moms (and moms alone) represent families? It’s time for that to change…
At some point, every man has to decide whether he will be the kind to stand outside or if he will crawl into the dark spaces of life for his kids.
If the weather has you cooped up with your partner, here’s how to cope and bond instead of snap and split.
Ty Phillips remembers the day his mother took the fall to stand between him and hurt.
It’s a problem that transcends labels and identities. So why is no one talking about this?
Lots of liberals are looking back on the lessons on Ferguson this week, but they seem to be ignoring one of the most important questions.
One dad transforms a brutal winter with record snowfall amounts into an amazing experience for neighborhood kids.
Susan Winter thinks it’s because society values the length of a relationship over the quality of its content.
The anger that I felt was the quiet kind.
Mikey Bolts covers the Marc Ronson/Bruno Mars hit “Uptown Funk” using the voices of your favorite cartoon characters.
Everyone is a writer, or at least they should be
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.