For some, this day is an injury that happens every year.
We are seeing who we are, America. And we’re seeing who we could be—if more good people move and more good people speak.
The arc of the universe does not bend towards justice without us. It never has. It never will.
A Christian Pastor, and father of two, has thought long and hard about the possibility that a child of his might turn out to be gay. Here are his four promises if that happens.
There is in fact, a world that you are fully capable of saving and perfectly positioned to do so in these very seconds.
I will be a person of love here or I will die trying.
America needs to recover its outrage.
May we who share his dream, steward it well until it is no longer a dream at all—but the glorious reality of our national daylight.
John Pavlovitz explains how the silent treatment adds worse insult than injury to a person. It adds invisibility.
Generally speaking, there are things that good people do and things good people don’t do.
Plan A is Love. There is no Plan B.
Isn’t it a relief to be a white guy in a place where white terrorism simply does not exist?
You may have noticed that there’s one, terrible thread tying all this perpetual horror together—it’s us.
Soon it will all be repeated with sickening, horrible regularity, because this is America now.
We can’t wait for our political or religious leaders to raise the bar because that may never again happen. We’re going to have to do that ourselves.
Men who use their position and their power to violate other human beings are a cancer, and they should be ostracized and exposed and unequivocally damned.