Tales of Tolerance and Multiculturalism

Louise Thayer muses on how we can be more accepting at a time when division defines our politics.

If You Want to Experience More in Life – Don’t Complain About What You Tolerate

Are you spending your time on this planet sharing a positive or a negative spin on life?

What Can Animal Behavior Teach Us About Boundaries?

Louise Thayer finds powerful lessons for human interaction in the way animal packs and herds police themselves.

12 Steps, Religion And A Secular Alternative

” …(A)ny alcoholic capable of honestly facing his problems in the light of our experience can recover, provided he does not close his mind to all spiritual concepts. He can only be defeated by an attitude of intolerance or belligerent denial.”

To My Daughters: You Can Do Better Than the Hate-Filled World We Have Now

With all of the hate speech today, Patrick Sallee wants to talk to his daughters about tolerance and acceptance.

Should World Religions Be Taught At School?

Is there a way to teach the fundamental tenets of world religions in an unbiased, faith-detached way to diverse groups of impressionable young people?

Let’s All Speak American…

This tongue-in-cheek critique examines some popular political personalities and explores the question: What if we all spoke American?

Faith and Faces: Are Muslims Supposed to be Religiously Tolerant?

Can tolerance and global religion coincide in Middle Eastern countries? Zeynab Ladak examines this question with open eyes.

Tolerance Isn’t Tolerance Unless It Hurts

When a Christian fundamentalist decides to accept and love his gay son (and his son’s partner), I know I’m looking at real tolerance.

Practicing a Deep Intercultural Understanding

Raoul Wieland ponders living a life in which diversity, tolerance, and unity become realities instead of dreams.

Honestly is the Best Policy Even in Business

Are you ready to confront your demons and have a frank discussion?

Ode to a Father Figure

On Father’s Day, Diane Sears remembers one of the men who raised her.

These Kids Saw a Before/After of Caitlyn Jenner… How Did They React?

“Who she wants to be is who she should be,” one little guy says.

There Are Actually 6 Love Languages, Not Just 5

Elaine Mansfield shares why couples should learn this sixth love language.

Common Ground Is Sacred Ground

Ty Phillips helps us push past our differences to the humanity that unites us.

A New Perspective on Prejudice, Shaming, and Violence

Raoul Wieland examines a range of modern problems through the lens of ‘Lebensraum.’