When Social Justice Forgets Its Compassion

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Kimberly Foster of ForHarriet.com won’t march on behalf of Eric Garner, because she’s only concerned with women at the moment.

We’re Still Not Tracking Patient Harm

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Top patient-safety experts call on Congress to step in and, among other steps, give the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wider responsibility for measuring medical mistakes.

You Laugh But It’s True – Another Example of Why We Need Comedy

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South African comedian Trevor Noah puts it all on the line to open his first one-man show…

How to Catcall Like a Pro

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An instructional graphic.

Better Living Through Everybodyism

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Enough with the ism schism already. Let’s try including everybody by including everybody.

Making Peace with the Coming Collapse

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It’s the world’s largest social movement. Jed Diamond explains what it is, why it’s desperately important, and why it’s remained largely invisible.

People On The Move: What To Do About All The Homeless People?

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A travel experience caused Dr. Jed Diamond to reflect on the staggering amount of refugees and displaced persons in our world today.

Ruth Ginsburg’s Hobby Lobby Dissent… As Song!

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Jonathan Mann grabbed his guitar and beautifully captured a passage from Justice Ruth Ginsburg’s 35-page dissent of the recent Hobby Lobby decision.

Justice Versus Equality, Simplified

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What does equality really look like? Does it appear any different when compared to justice?

GOP and Dem Leaders Hold Hands, Sing “We Shall Overcome”

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A moment meant to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 has been called awkward, hilarious and beautiful. Here’s the video. Where do you stand?

Bad Jokes and Predator Psyche

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Nannette Ricaforte on the importance of understanding the links between child pornography and human trafficking.

No, Really, What Are You Fighting For?

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Allan Mott asks this question: How would you feel and what would you do if tomorrow the world suddenly became the place you’ve always wanted to live in?

Things Break Apart

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Cameron Conaway offers a rhythmic meditation on his time at the notorious shipbreaking yards of Bangladesh and with the desperately poor but endlessly generous people who live in the villages beside them.

Will There Ever Be An End to Commercials Like This?

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Olivia Wilde’s latest commercial for Revlon is, wait, hold up, yup… I just threw up in my mouth.

The Power of Voice: A Raisin in the Sun and Social Change

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With one’s voice, you can fight anything you want to fight. Randall MacLowry is fighting to tell the story of Lorraine Hansberry, author of A Raisin in the Sun.

Social Justice and Men

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Social Justice Editor Wilhelm Cortez and Dr. Vibe have a chat about social activism and how men can make a better world.