Danez Smith is demanding that White America look and listen to the reality of racism.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
Greg Olear comments on the blatant sexism and racism within the third James Bond movie, and what we can learn from white male privilege.
Dillan DiGiovanni asks: “What does our country stand to gain from perpetuating this deeply-rooted myth that black people are more violent than white men or people of any other race?”
A call in for Christians, and all dominant groups to check their privilege and ensure equity among people of all social identities.
Minoritized people and our allies are coming together in greater numbers than ever before. We are pushing the boundaries unwilling any longer to accept the repressive status quo.
Jamie Utt explains that if privilege guilt prevents us from acting against oppression, then it is simply another tool of oppression.
Robot Hugs explains privilege (and what to do about it) in an easy-to-understand way. I know, these privilege conversations can suck but we really need to have them. The idea is simple: there is an uneven power distribution that makes life easier for some of us (like me: a white cisgender-female), while making life […]
Gina Crosley-Corcoran grew up in the type of poverty Americans like to pretend doesn’t exist, so it was hard for her to believe she had any privilege.
Damian Davidson sits down and takes a good, honest look at himself. And he wants you to do the same.
Raoul Wieland tries to balance his natural-born privileges with his own sadness and feelings of being unmoored to any larger social issue.
Author Bruce Fabricant reminisces on his Little League play, while lamenting youth sports culture of today.
Not sure how to succeed in the single life? James Michael Sama has a few tips for you.
Using the challenging yet intensely musical ghazal form, Scott Wiggerman takes us inside the mind of a man questioning his relationship.
It might be useful to make an actual list. Then it might be useful to get rid of everything not on the list.
You’ve been there… you probably know it well.
Will it ever be safe to be an ethnic minority in a big US city or are we doomed to senseless police brutality for decades to come?
Singer and songwriter Ric Elias was in seat 1D on the U.S. Airways plane that belly-flopped into the Hudson. As the moment of truth approached, he remembered his most important job in life.
Zat Baraka learned the hard way that men often have no clue how to respectfully interact with women about their menstrual cycles.
Multi-tasking can lead to doing everything but what you intended. So how about single-tasking?
“If you can create a teamwork attitude towards meeting your common needs, there is the potential to strengthen your connection and save your relationship,” explains psychologist Sandy Peace.
Doyin Richards discusses his evolving life, his plans for the future, and shows us just how amazing and important change can be.
Report suggests ages 13-24 are higher risk periods for HIV infections
Charles Orlando calls out the folks who say that some guys are just born cheaters who can’t help themselves.
Thomas Fiffer shares a single, simple pitfall that happy people avoid.
Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.