Hey NRA, Changing Debate on Gun Control Requires Historical Perspective

When their argument doesn’t make sense, show them why.

White Riots VS Black Protests

Ever notice how the racist media treats black protesters & white rioters differently?

A Patriotic Citizen of Baltimore Responds to Critics

What fear mongering in the media doesn’t show us about protests and unrest in Baltimore City

Finding the Courage to Talk About Violence

In the wake of Baltimore’s riots, Raoul Wieland explores the nature and implications of violence and the social disconnection that inflames it.

Riot Hypocrisy?

James Rigdon has lived in “riot zones”, and he has a question for all the mainstream media outlets.

Ferguson, the Murder of Michael Brown, and the St. Louis Cardinals

Native St. Louisan Ted Lewis was appalled by the way some Cardinals fans reacted to protestors. Baseball should unite us all.

Protest of Questionable Police Shooting Turns Violent in Brooklyn

Another black teenage boy shot dead, but this time, the vigil gives way to violence.

Diary of a Gay Skinhead

Brotherhood means answering when your friend has the courage to ask. A excerpt from Pedro Serrano’s book, Pride—Diary of a Gay Skinhead, in the Men and Suicide series.

Anger of Muslims

Brandon Ferdig is incredulous that the extended trailer for ‘Innocence of Muslims’ is responsible for riots in the Middle East.

Where Do Pride Parades Come From?

Heather N. takes us back to Stonewall, birthplace of the modern Gay Pride movement.

Is #OccupyWallStreet the First Online Riot?

Megan Rosker visited Liberty Plaza and found the protests surprisingly subdued.

Social Media Plays Reverse Roles in First and Third World

Could social media lead to an uprising, like the London riots, in the United States?