What Do ALS and Ferguson Have in Common? The ‘Reverse the Hate’ Challenge

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“Sleepy Hollow” star Orlando Jones co-opts the Ice Bucket Challenge to reverse the hate resulting from Ferguson.

Childhood

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Christopher Nelson remembers “Bloody Knuckles”—and the disturbing things it taught us about manhood.

One Tweet Perfectly Encapsulates how Screwed Up the World is Right Now

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Yes, the world is a complex place, but only because we have made it so over the course of human history. We all mold our own reality, so why not make it something beautiful?

Black Life Matters

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August 11 would have been Michael Brown’s first day of college. Here’s how the media is more concerned with the story of Michael Brown, and less so about his life.

Racism and Love in My Backyard: Ferguson

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Sarafina Bianco grew up and still lives just down the road from Ferguson, so the roots of racism and anger—and the need for healing—hit close to home.

As a White Man, I Just Want to Say I Am Truly Sorry For Your Loss

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James Maynard believes we need to be addressing the insidious violence that exists within our own community.

Let’s End Relationship Entitlement Now

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Thomas Fiffer believes the big factor in domestic violence is ‘relationship entitlement,’ and he’s calling it out to stop the hurt.

Shame: Is GMP Part of the Problem?

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This is not a rhetorical question.

Men Grieving Badly

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Randall Horton discusses violence as a part of men’s grief.

A History of Violence

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Alex Gallo-Brown reflects on one man’s acts of violence, and the impact they have had on his life.

Do Age Restrictions on Video Games Need to Change?

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Tom Hunt discusses the health factors involving heavily violent video games, and asks the question: at what age (or at any age) is this kind of media appropriate?

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Aaron W. Voyles reminisces about the impact of debauchery on his freshman hall.

How Having Kids Changed My Opinion of TV Violence

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Now that he’s a father, David Ewald finds that watching on-screen violence isn’t what it used to be.

Not in My Name, Prime Minister Netanyahu

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Samuel Mahaffy insists that despite what the Prime Minister says, not all men will resort to violence.

8 Things White People Really Need to Understand About Race

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Jamie Utt compiles the essentials for white folks to know before talking about racism.

People On The Move: What To Do About All The Homeless People?

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A travel experience caused Dr. Jed Diamond to reflect on the staggering amount of refugees and displaced persons in our world today.