Basketball player Isaiah Thomas announced his candidacy for Philadelphia City Council at large.
Michael Taylor instills hope in men by challenging the stereotypes of fathers, love, and what it means to be a black man in America.
On the heels of the viral ’10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman’ video, Funny or Die brings us ’10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Man’
Jung Hae Chae’s poem is both an exquisite lyric and an incisive meditation on race and belonging. A must-read.
Historian Louis Venters reexamines the life of a forgotten African-American intellectual and religious leader, and explains why the battle for racial justice is neverending.
Billy Flood hopes someday Raven-Symoné will look in the mirror and be proud of the Black gay woman she is.
Dr. Darron T. Smith explains that white artists like Justin Bieber enjoy the benefits of “acting black” without shouldering the racial burden of being black.
Mayor Michael A. Nutter was the inspiration behind the bill to decriminalize marijuana, but not in a good way.
We must demand the police “protect and serve” and respect us. We must also, cooperate and facilitate their very difficult job and respect them.
For Kelly Marceau, exposing the complex struggles men face isn’t easy. But ignoring them is even harder.
James Michael Sama on one of the most important aspects of a relationship — the ability to make yourself vulnerable, and in turn, accept your partner’s vulnerability.
America doesn’t care about Black youth. If you don’t believe Dr. Darron T. Smith about this, just look at the disparity in the funding of public education.
Marriage, family leave, these are gaining acceptance. But what about kissing your boyfriend in public?
For The Off Parent, letting go of dating opens the pathway to knowledge.
Michael Kasdan kicks off our new Monday sports round-up feature with an off-beat take on Odell Beckham, The Red Sox, and Kentucky Wildcats basketball.
A reflection on how our childhood bad habits can follow us and hold us back as adults.
Sarafina Bianco shares four lessons she’s learned about marriage as a newlywed.
Billy Flood hopes that in the wait for justice, we can find a way to understand one another and find answers together.
James Rigdon is single for the holidays, but he has a novel plan for getting through them.
Growth hacking: Sometimes you have to reboot and refresh in order to handle your partner’s personal growth.
Tracing fingers along the map of your skin.
Jordan Gray says that there’s one massively sexy thing you can do in your daily life that will make your relationship thrive.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
How comfortable is TOO comfortable when it comes to being out in public?
There are some things worse than death and they can be overcome simply by thinking about… death.
Nick Pavlidis reflects on his marriage and calls out three crucial truths about being married that any newlywed should realize sooner than later.
Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).