Corazon

Adam Hughes’s ecstatic poem is a celebration of love and the natural world.

Why Bernie Will Win

We’ve all been screwed and we’re sick and tired of being sick and tired.

The Shock of My Life… 2016 in the U.S.A.

After living in Peru for nearly a decade, Jim Killon was shocked to discover the excess lifestyle he encountered in the U.S.

Be on the Lookout for More Jobs Thanks to Solar Energy

Job growth in the US solar industry has grown 123% since 2010.

Basic Income for all Could Lift Millions out of Poverty

A basic income may distribute the peanuts a little more fairly.

Thoughts from the Front Lines of the Heroin Epidemic

Tim Lineweaver has been there and works on the frontlines. The heroin epidemic isn’t going away and it’s in your homes and your backyards.

The Shia-Sunni Schism is about Politics, Not about Islam

The history Shia-Sunni tensions is not at all what the media would have you think.

Six Reasons to Welcome Syrian Refugees After Paris

Ending refugee resettlement to the United States is both senseless and reactionary. Here’s why.

Dear Joshua Feuerstein: Jesus Wouldn’t Like You

Is it finally time to Call Joshua Feuerstein out for his hypocrisy?

Shoot First, Progress As A Race Later

This is America. Land of the Free. Home of the Brave. And if you want our guns, you’ll have to come and take them.

New Models To Predict Recidivism Could Provide Better Way To Deter Repeat Crime

Is there a better way to predict whether someone once released will return behind bars?

State Sanctioned Murder: The Opinion of a Good Man

Shawn Henfling explores the archaic and barbaric practice of capital punishment in the United States.

How To Run The Planet

Should A Small Handful Of Countries Run the World? Why Or Why Not?

The Last Taboo—Is It More Acceptable to Have an STD Than Depression?

Limpet Girl asks why we don’t talk about the mental health issues affecting men—those who are least likely to seek help and most likely to need it.

When Everything is Labeled Broken, Do Broken People Ensue?

I gave up hope years ago. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing.

While U.S. Expands Marriage Equality, Russia Hunts LGBT

Equal rights are human rights. We all suffer if some of us are discriminated against and denied equality, and we all win if all have it.