Is there a trend towards abolition?
Let’s do good — Jesse Kornbluth reviews sustainable, one-of-a-kind bags that will help keep the earth safer.
The world now demands a maturity of America that we may not be able to achieve. ~ Dr. Martin Luther King
“Martin never expected to kill anyone when he was in the war. He had decided ahead of time to leave the killing up to the Marines.” By Sharon Erby
Good Morning Vietnam showed us the effects of the USA’s war in Vietnam, do we need a Good Morning Iraq too?
After years of refusing to act, the U.S. military has reversed course and has decided to disinter the possible grave of Arthur “Bud” Kelder, a POW from World War II who is buried anonymously in an American war cemetery in the Philippines.
Travel, especially international travel, can cause friction between even the strongest of couples. Here are a few tips to help avoid the friction and ease it when it comes.
Tragic or comic? Prose poem or flash fiction? Regardless, Cori Jones’s piece on women in a racist, sexist society will entice and provoke.
Trying to fight fairly can feel as confusing as navigating a city of 10 million without traffic lights. Jean Fitzpatrick gives us all some direction.
Food forests are a possible option for a more sustainable future. Ancient methods of sustainability could fulfill an element necessary in converting our ecologically unsound cities into healthy habitats for all.
The truths he spoke as a living man don’t necessarily match the narrative that’s been fitted onto him as a dead icon.
Thomas Pluck believes that wars battle on until everyone touched by them is dead. And on and on they go.
As dads, brothers, sons, teachers and coaches we have the influence to make the “R” word a thing of the past.
Raising a boy when you’re not married to his mother is difficult, but sometimes it’s the right thing to do
We all face emotional problems that are too much to handle alone. But for men, asking for help is often a challenge. This guide helps you know if it’s time.
The source isn’t really important, it’s the inspiration to love that matters.
One man explains his elopement.
Neuroscience teaches us what it means to be human.
You think life is crazy now? Rick Rosner points out how much more crazy we have to look forward to.
Love letters can woo a heart, and maybe bring world peace. Jacqueline Stone shares some examples.
Shawn Henfling discusses the disturbing but age-old trend of public funding for private sports venues.
7 attitudes that have to change
Sex is important to health, especially when your wife has cancer. But don’t expect it to be the same as it was before.
Quickness to explain this tragedy by labeling the co-pilot as ‘depressed’ or ‘anxious’ could serve to further stigmatize and discourage openness and treatment for these common human conditions.
Bakers, florists and doctors have done it. Indiana just passed a law to encourage it, and Arkansas threatens to do the same. This gay dad has harsh words for two who have done it recently— tried to humiliate gay families by denying them service under the guise of “religious freedom.”
Get your gear ready now for summer outdoor adventures
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.