Father Rebuilds Life With Daughter After Losing Her in a Wrongful Adoption

Now together, father, daughter, and a support group of family and friends are all building a bright future for a beautiful and bubbly little girl.

When Ignorant Folks Try to Silence You

We have made the world quite complicated, and racism is part of that complexity.

None of Us Can Solve the Problem, But All of Us Can Try

It’s time to stop pointing fingers, stop crying that it’s never enough, and remember what we are here to do.

#BlackLivesMatter And The Myth Of A Post Racial America

Blacks are presumed to be up to no good, to be no good. We need to insist “black lives matter,” to organize around it, because this society provides proof on a daily basis that for it, for many, blacks don’t.

Zero-Tolerance Policies in the Classroom and Structural Racism

Liam Day looks deep into the story of Ahmed Mohamed and wonders if surface outrage can obscure larger evils.

Dear Dr. Ben Carson: About Your Disregard for the U.S. Constitution

Entering the doorway of opportunity, then attempting to slam the door in the face of others as discriminated as you once were, Dr. Carson, is a despicable, hypocritical practice. The people are paying attention.

White Power, Idiots, And An Unfair World

Life may never be fair, but we can do our best to make our society that way.

Gratitude for Good Police Work

Quentin Lucas wants to thank the police.

Our Privileged Legacies

Patrick Paglen discusses how privilege is rooted in our love for the legacies bequeathed to us from our ancestors.

White Women’s Tears and the Men Who Love Them

White tears are a reminder to people of color that white people don’t notice racism on a daily basis; we only notice racism when the media presents it to us loudly enough

Minority Roulette: A Bold New Game Being Played By The Media

The media has seeped into our psyches so deeply, that we are now arresting children. Until we demand more and better from our media, we will continue to be pawns in the game of minority roulette, simply searching for another hashtag to circulate through the chamber.

Dad’s Hot Topic: On Matt Damon and White Privilege

In a world where controversial ‘Hot Topics’ are abuzz, Brian Gawlak finds the teachable lessons on trending issues.

Respect Isn’t a Zero-Sum Game

Respecting other people is both free…and priceless.