Love vs. Death—No Contest

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Nick Magnotti died soon after making this video. The peace he found with leaving holds a lesson for us all.

Why Free Food Matters For You And The Environment.

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Every city should have one of these as its heart…

Meet Joshua, a Real ‘Human of New York,’ and Hear Him Sing

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His name is Joshua Paul Downs, and he sings in the subway to finance his life. Last week, on the way home, he got lucky. Hallelujah.

Can Our Land Be Reclaimed?

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Food forests are a possible option for a more sustainable future. Ancient methods of sustainability could fulfill an element necessary in converting our ecologically unsound cities into healthy habitats for all.

The NFL Conference Championship Weekend: Game Previews and Predictions

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Michael Kasdan previews what promises to be a stellar weekend of NFL football and offers his Super Bowl predictions.

Playing With Knives and Letters: An Interview With Jason Sheehan

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Jarad Dewing asks some questions, piratical author and former chef Jason Sheehan dishes up the answers.

The Danger in Demonizing Male Sexuality

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Alyssa Royse explains how our current predator/prey model of sexual relationships is harmful to both men and women.

Students Victimized for Perceived Sexual Orientation

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A new study finds that students bullied because they are believed to be gay are much more likely than others to be suicidal and depressed.

Teamless in Seattle

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David Stern once again gives the Emerald City the finger.

A Bully Comes Around

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The issue of gay marriage leads a bully to introspection and empathy.

Man Searches For Husband in Seattle Bear Scene

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An excerpt from Dennis Milam Bensie’s book, One Gay American.

Teachers Refusing to Give Tests: Why We Should Support Garfield High School

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Dr. Emery Petchauer explains why the community should stand behind teachers who refuse to administer standardized tests in our schools.

7 Reasons Macklemore is F’ing Awesome

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Alyssa Royse thanks hip-hop artist Macklemore for helping to change the world.

Muslim Mosh Pit

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Young American men have sanctioned outlets for rage and rebellion their counterparts in conservative Islam do not.

Road Trip: Tips for Making Lifetime Memories

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Jay Palter takes his 9 year olds on a summer road trip the whole family will appreciate now and remember, always.

Sonic Reducer: Lauren Jackson Eases the Pain

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JP Pelosi found a female role model after the Seattle Sonics’ end, and his Olympic experience has never been better.