Letters of Courage, Stories of Healing: Letters to Trayvon

Letters of Courage, Stories of Healing

How often do we have the opportunity to hear the life story of our fallen youth? To hear the stories that make them the people that they were at the time of their death and a permanent fixture in our souls.

Why Black Lives Don’t Matter To Grand Juries


America has an empathy problem.

Athletes Across The Nation Join ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Protest (PHOTOS)


From the NFL to the NBA to Professional Soccer, from LeBron James to Reggie Bush, athletes join in solidarity and protest: #ICantBreathe

I Am Not Just an Angry Black Man


“Black men are not inherently nefarious.” Dr. Charles Corprew offers the science behind the spiral of racism and violence.

#LastWords: A Tribute to Men Killed by Police


Shirin-Banou Barghi created this series of graphics dedicated to the victims to those killed by police officers.

How a Good Man Battled Racism and Died for It…And Why We Have to Keep Fighting a Hundred Years Later


Historian Louis Venters reexamines the life of a forgotten African-American intellectual and religious leader, and explains why the battle for racial justice is neverending.

Why Are Most Violent People Male?

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Andrew Smiler considers several reasons why violent people are more likely to be male than female.

Are You Losing Your Compassion?

Are You Losing Your Compassion

What does compassion mean to you and how does it show up in your daily life?