Ice Cream Vendors in Turkey Like to Troll Kids (Who are Super Patient)

Seriously, man? Just give the kids their ice cream. They’ve been waiting long enough.

Why I Am Ashamed To Be European

Let me tell you about a baby called Bayan.

I See Humans, But No Humanity

How can you fight something that you don’t understand or recognize?

A Father’s Grief and a Son’s Salute—Two Pictures That Will Speak to Us Forever

While one father buries his family, a young son salutes his fallen father. What do these pictures tell us about loss, parenting, and finding peace after the death of our most precious loved ones?

Humanity in Review – 2015

2015 as a collective whole, was one of the most important years in the history of our species.

Hello, My Name Is Luay. I Was a Refugee

Luay Al Khatteeb can identify with the plight of refugees and with the countries struggling to provide for them. That doesn’t excuse us from helping.

Kurdish Female Freedom Fighters, Equal in War

Kurdish women more than prove their equality and metal as freedom fighters. Will they be equal in peace as well?

I Bought Beer For Teenage Boys

And I would do it again.

Turkish State Must Start Taking Responsibility for Disasters

Excuses aren’t going to cut it in the wake of the Soma mine tragedy. It’s time the Turkish government starts taking responsibility for the disasters on its watch.

Just How Real is Santa Claus?

Author Adam C. English explores the true story behind the myth of the modern-day Santa.

Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

N.C. Harrison refuses to get caught up in small annoyances like broken toes or the after-effects of chemical pneumonia and instead remembers his one rule for Thanksgiving.

When Being Thankful for Next to Nothing, Means Everything

Matthew Hoffman finds joy in a life uncluttered by material possessions.

The Greatest Thanksgiving Video of All Time

There have been some hit and miss holiday promotions over the years, but this one takes the cake (pie?).

Thanksgiving InnuenDON’TS: A Parent Safety Announcement

Thanksgiving is all fun and games until someone gets an eye poked out. Or gassy. The dynamic duo of Charlie Capen and Andy Herald from How To Be A Dad are here to keep you safe this holiday season.

9 Things You Never Thought They’d Do With Bacon

Got bacon? And more bacon? And a little more bacon? Here are 9 unexpected things to do with your…bacon.

Unexpected Love from Istanbul

Events happening on the other side of the world are much more personal when the protesters you see on T.V. are your close friends.