Election Day and the not-so hyped up after party.
Current voter ID laws are voter suppression laws. They perverse our democracy and perpetuate failures of the existing version of our marketplace of ideas
The man who would be king? (Or at least potential running mate to the man who almost became king) is going to prison and out of public life for good.
Lost to America is the ability to compromise, which once made us the greatest of nations. Doug Zeigler wonders if we can ever regain the empathy for others that we once revered.
In this excerpt from his new book, The Remade Parent, author Brett Hetherington, talks about the typical cold, distant father. And their impressionable sons.
Michael Kimmel thinks that the justifiable decline of hegemonic masculinity is driving the issues and anxieties of America’s angry white men—and he might just be right.
Yesterday, America went back in time. What does the Supreme Court decision and the Wendy Davis filibuster mean for the “future”?
Sorry, Chuck, winning a lawsuit so cheerleaders can hoist Bible banners at Texas high school football games actually isn’t a win for religious liberty.
While everyone was so focused on the fiscal cliff, the Violence Against Women Act was allowed to die silently alone in a corner.
A state representative makes the kind of loud, honest, proclamatory statement politicians are supposed to tiptoe around. Good for him.
Liam Day asserts that as little as they or their supporters might like to admit, Obama and Romney have a lot in common.
Obama’s maneuvers in the first presidential debate leaves his supporters spoiling for a real knock-down, drag-out fight to the finish.
My Grandma was a self-made, hard-working, red-blooded American Republican. She even owned a handgun. Her proudest moment was serving Ronald Regan coffee.
Michael Kasdan provides the quick take-aways from today’s ruling.
When a story breaks that is important enough to be a part of the cultural conversation, we are there. #BlackLivesMatter
This is life in the 21st century right?
Since most of our “food” is genetically modified, why not label it as such and give us the choice of eating it or not?
David Shechtman discovers that the only way to address the issue is to replace fear with relationships.
Jay Snook reviews the latest ‘Hunger Games’ and finds change and growth for Peeta and Katniss. Is change Always a good thing?
One of the words is ‘you.’ Can you guess the other one?
Tamir Rice’s killing is an opportunity for honest dialogue about discretion from police and citizenry.
Aaron W. Voyles discusses his season’s thanks and his struggles with thank you’s.
In the aftermath of the Ferguson decision, The Saints Benjamin Watson is angry, frustrated, fearful, embarrassed, sad, sympathetic, offended, confused, introspective, hopeless, hopeful, and encouraged.
This year, Billy Flood’s Thanksgiving was defined by his father’s wisdom.
Dave Kanegis offers some simple exercises to help you bring your whole self to dating.
Alex Barnett shares the truth about toddler-parenting: There are no breaks. No timeouts. No commercials. You just go and go and go.
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!).