Children learn hatred and violence, two pediatricians write, and they also learn love and respect. As we celebrate Martin Luther King Day, the two doctors offer things you can do to honor his memory.
We can stand a little taller because of him.
If we can figure out how to make racism unprofitable, we just might make steps towards eliminating systemic inequity.
If you’ve come out of the hookup culture feeling empty, you’re not the only one. Daniel Dowling has a plan to help you find the satisfaction you deserve.
Bayard Rustin was a key advisor to Dr. King. Widely credited for the pacifist strategies of the movement, Rustin was a gay man who, had he not been shamed and shunned, could have been at the forefront of both black and LGBT civil rights.
A man asked his friends this simple question on social media and the responses are both eye-opening and heartwarming.
Let’s replace our heroes with ideas.
The world now demands a maturity of America that we may not be able to achieve. ~ Dr. Martin Luther King
An overlooked variable of Martin Luther King Jr.’s success was his unique ability to mindfully use his strong emotions rather than be used by them.
Newly discovered recordings of Dr. King reveal rare insights on how his trip to Africa influenced his life, teachings and philosophy.
Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream, and we’re still dreaming it. Now is not the time to say we can’t make this dream come true.
On MLK Day 2014, John Lash asks us to fully realize the profound power of our daily actions both to change ourselves and to change others.
Tom Matlack gives a very personal account of Civil Rights in a time and place where not much was civil–Mississipi, 1964
Jason Hairston explains how constricted masculinity damages male relationships
On the 45th anniversary of his death, Deborah A. Lott describes the reaction to the assassination of Bobby Kennedy: in the Ambassador Hotel where he was scheduled to speak, and in the days and years after.
Peace is daunting and dangerous. But Julie Gillis insists that it has to be taught.