Republicans are going back on their anti-tax orthodoxy by embracing new revenues labeled fees.
Healthcare is a human must. A sustainable high-quality health care system is the mark of a great society.
N.C. Harrison takes issue with former Cincinnati mayor Ken Blackwell’s claims of a scriptural basis for cutting off food stamp assistance.
State Attorney General Greg Abbott mounts defense of re-districting plan as based on party discrimation, rather than racial discrimination.
Men in the Texas State Senate are incensed that a woman would dare disrupt their boys’ club. Old-School chauvinism is on display again.
Some Republicans are arguing they can win by writing off minority voters. But this would be bad for the GOP and terrible for the country.
One “ragtag group of ruffians” with a mission plus a global community make Upworthy.com a social media site that makes a difference.
Empty your head of what you know and what you think you know and look at these two vastly different scandals objectively.
Tom Gualtieri calls out the white paternalism at work in Rand Paul’s hapless speech at Howard University.
After applying for temporary legal status that would permit them to work in the United States, undocumented immigrants would then have to wait for at least 10 years to apply for a green card.
Eduardo Garcia reflects back on his old writing to see the man he was and the man he has become.
It’s okay to talk about Nelson Mandela’s politics, because you can’t really understand his life and times without discussing them.
A new study shows she isn’t the only one who needs to plan ahead, for the sake of future kids, men’s health matters too.
Love and happiness are a choice. Jackson Bliss explores 10 more ways to have more of both
James Fell went an entire day only saying the word “Hodor” and amazingly, his wife didn’t move out and his kids still love him.
For Erin Kelly, a writer with cerebral palsy, waiting isn’t an option. It’s a way of life.
Women cannot treat men as if they are just “hairy women” – and men should not behave as if women are prettier, softer, emotionally unstable, multi-tasking versions of themselves.
If encountered, stand up straight and walk away slowly.
Think about who you are. You had to get here somehow. What were the books that sent you along the way?
After he lost his brother, Jarad Dewing tried everything to release the pain locked inside of him.
Despite growing up as young black male in the “hood,” facing all the same challenges—like violence and poverty—my voice, moreover the way I talked, somehow made me less black than others.
Renowned prison reform activist Ken Hartman gives his insights into how we can reform our broken system.
Prison rape isn’t funnier than any other kind of rape. And men are not unstoppable rape machines. It’s time we stopped laughing.
This comment is from James on the post “Are We Raising Emotionally Literate Boys?”
Jeremy Meyers thinks it’s time for men to decide who they are, not let society decide for them.
Conventional beauty doesn’t mean crap. Jackson Bliss explores the importance of “idiosyncratic beauty” and its relationship to love
Andrew Smiler offers three suggestions on how to leave the gray zone of sexual consent.